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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
(and other less consequential bivalves)

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Epioblasma turgidula (Lea, 1858): species synonymy
  View specimens: 4 specimens, Red List Status: extinct

   Recent References
   = Epioblasma turgidula (Lea, 1858). — Williams et al. (2017).
   = Epioblasma turgidula (I. Lea, 1858). — ITIS (2012).
   = Epioblasma turgidula. — Haag (2012).
   = Epioblasma turgidula Lea, 1858. — Bogan (2010).
   = Epioblasma turgidula (Lea, 1858). — Williams et al. (2008).
   = Epioblasma turgidula (Lea, 1858). — Graf & Cummings (2007).
   = Epioblasma turgidula (Lea, 1858). — IUCN (2000).
   = Epioblasma turgidula (Lea). — Lydeard et al. (1999).
   = Epioblasma turgidula (Lea, 1858). — Turgeon et al. (1998).
   = Epioblasma turgidula (Lea, 1858). — Parmalee & Bogan (1998).

Unio turgidulus Lea, 1858.
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 40.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 62, pl. 5, fig. 211.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84946, Cumberland R., Tenn.
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Unio nux Küster, 1861.
‘Lea’ Küster, 1861, Conchyl. Cab.: 218, pl. 73, fig. 2.
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio nux Lea, 1852)
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Unio deviatus Reeve, 1864.
‘Anthony MS’ Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon.: pl. 15, sp. 61.
J.G. Anthony, 1865, Amer. J. Conch.: 156, pl. 12, fig. 2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965210, Tennessee.
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Margaron (Unio) turdigulus Lea, 1870.
‘Lea’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 42.
(error for Unio turgidulus Lea, 1858)
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Truncilla lefevrei Utterback, 1916.
Utterback, 1916, Amer. Midl. Nat.: 455, pl. 6, fig. 13a-d; pl. 28, fig. 108a-d.
  View Taxonomic History.
 
 
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