Dynamic Dunes Mollusk Collection

Below is a list of mollusks in our collection. You may view the mollusks we have found from Presque Isle or mollusks we found from other locations throughout Pennsylvania. The lists can be sorted by clicking on the column heading.

Qualified researchers may apply for a user ID and password for detailed collection information by sending an email to dunes@psu.edu.

OrderFamilyFamily Common NameSpeciesAuthorSpecies Common NameCountyCollection Count
ArchitaenioglossaViviparidae Cipangopaludina chinensis(Reeve)Chinese MysterysnailErie1
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsAmblema plicata(Say)ThreeridgeErie4
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsAnodontoides ferussacianus(I. Lea)Cylindrical PapershellErie1
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsElliptio dilatata(Rafinesque)SpikeErie5
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsFusconaia flava(Rafinesque)Wabash PigtoeErie11
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsLampsilis cardiumRafinesquePlain PocketbookErie7
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsLampsilis ovata(Say)PocketbookErie1
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsLampsilis siliquoidea(Barnes)FatmucketErie81
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsLeptodea fragilis(Rafinesque)Fragile PapershellErie16
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsLigumia nasuta(Say)Eastern PondmusselErie20
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsLigumia recta(Lamarck)Black SandshellErie2
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsPotamilus alatus(Say)Pink HeelsplitterErie19
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsPyganodon grandis(Say)Giant FloaterErie13
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsQuadrula quadrula(Rafinesque)MapleleafErie4
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsStrophitus undulatus(Say)CreeperErie1
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsToxolasma parvus(Barnes)LilliputErie1
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsTruncilla donaciformis(I.Lea)FawnsfootErie1
UnionoidaUnionidaeUnionids, NaiadsTruncilla truncataRafinesqueDeertoeErie3
VeneroidaCorbiculidae Corbicula fluminea(O. F. Müller)Asian ClamErie1