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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Unio bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853: species synonymy
  View specimens: 7 specimens, Red List Status: unknown

   Recent References
   = Unio bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853. — Araujo et al. (2017).
   + Unio crassus Philippson, 1788. — IUCN (2014).
   = Unio crassus bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853. — Fauna Europaea (2012).
   = Unio (Crassunio) crassus bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853. — Falkner (1994).
   + Unio (Crassunio) crassus damascensis Lea, 1863. — Falkner (1994).
   = Unio crassus bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853. — Schütt (1983).
   = Unio crassus bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1852. — Haas (1969).
   = Unio crassus bruguierianus Bourg. — Haas (1952).
   = Unio crassus bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853. — Haas (1940).

Unio orientalis Bourguignat, 1852.
Bourguignat, 1852, Test. Nov. Saulcy: 29.
(prim. homonym of Unio orientalis Lea, 1840)
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Unio bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853.
Bourguignat, 1853, Cat. Rais. Moll. Saulcy: 77, pl. 3, figs. 3-9.
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Unio prusii Bourguignat, 1856.
Bourguignat, 1856, Aménités Malacol.: 160, pl. 12, figs. 1-4.
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Unio schwerzenbachi Bourguignat, 1856.
Bourguignat, 1856, Aménités Malacol.: 159, pl. 14, figs. 1-5.
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Unio vescoi Bourguignat, 1856.
Bourguignat, 1856, Aménités Malacol.: 157, pl. 11, figs. 4-8.
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Unio kotschyi Küster, 1862.
Küster, 1862, Conchyl. Cab.: 267, pl. 90, fig. 5.
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Unio turcicus Küster, 1862.
‘Parreiss in sched.’ Küster, 1862, Conchyl. Cab.: 267, pl. 90, figs. 3-4.
Type(s): SYNTYPES BMNH_47-5-28-1-2, Brussna.
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Unio damascensis Lea, 1863.
Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 190.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 55 [59], pl. 18, fig. 52.
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Unio orontesensis Lea, 1863.
Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 190.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 53 [57], pl. 18, fig. 50.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE USNM_85535, R. Orontes, Syria.
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Unio syriacus Lea, 1863.
Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 189.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 56 [60], pl. 19, fig. 53.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84408, River Orontes, Syria.
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Unio kullethensis Lea, 1865.
Lea, 1865, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 285.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 251 [11], fig. 29, fig. 65.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85663, near Mardin, Asiatic Turkey.
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Unio mardinensis Lea, 1865.
Lea, 1865, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 286.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 252 [12], pl. 30, fig. 66.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85664, R. Tigris, near Mardin, Asiatic Turkey.
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Unio orphaensis Lea, 1865.
Lea, 1865, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 285.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 250 [10], pl. 29, fig. 64.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85603, Tigris R., Pashalic of Orpha, Asiatic Turkey.
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Unio desectus Westerlund, 1879.
Westerlund, 1879, Aperçu Faune Malac. Grèce: 147.
Drouët, 1881, J. de Conch.: 22.
(Drouët) Westerlund, 1890, Fauna Paläarct. Binnenconch.: 73.
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Unio vicarius Westerlund, 1879.
Westerlund, 1879, Aperçu Faune Malac. Grèce: 147.
Westerlund, 1890, Fauna Paläarct. Binnenconch.: 72.
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Unio heldreichi O. Boettger, 1886.
O. Boettger, 1886, Jb. Dtsch. Malak. Ges.: 71.
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Unio thiesseae Drouet, 1892.
Drouet, 1892, J. de Conch.: 88.
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Unio scissus Drouet, 1893.
Drouet, 1893, J. de Conch.: 40.
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Unio (sec. Lymnium) pseudonymus Simpson, 1900.
‘Bourg.’ Kobelt, 1886, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 22, pl. 41, fig. 255 [as ‘U. hueti’].
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 694.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 560.
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Unio desectus f. pursacensis Sturany, 1902.
Sturany, 1902, S. Ber. K. Akad. Wiss. Wien: 138, pl. 2, figs. 10-11.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio desectus Westerlund, 1879)
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Unio modiola Preston, 1912.
Preston, 1912, Rec. Ind. Mus.: 286, pl. 8, figs. 1-2.
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Unio ancyrensis Kobelt, 1913.
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 32, pl. 526, fig. 2727.
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Unio bitlisensis Kobelt, 1913.
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 35, pl. 538, fig. 2731.
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Unio ciconius Kobelt, 1913.
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 11, pl. 517, fig. 2697.
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Unio diarbekirianus Kobelt, 1913.
‘Bourguignat mss’ Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 15, pl. 519, fig. 2702.
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Unio medicus Kobelt, 1913.
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 17, pl. 520, fig. 2707.
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Unio specialis Kobelt, 1913.
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 8, pl. 515, fig. 2694.
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Unio ancyrensis var. louisei Kobelt, 1913.
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 32, pl. 526, fig. 2726.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio ancyrensis Kobelt, 1913)
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Unio (orfaensis var. ?) ehrmanni Kobelt, 1913.
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 38, pl. 530, fig. 2736.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio orphaensis Lea, 1865)
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Unio thospiensis Kobelt, 1915.
Kobelt, 1915, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 28, pl. 553, figs. 2810-2811.
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Unio (Rhombunio) wenzii Kobelt, 1915.
Kobelt, 1915, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 29, pl. 553, figs. 2812-2814.
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