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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Nephronaias

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Nephronaias scamnata (Morelet, 1849): species synonymy
  View specimens: 112 specimens, Red List Status: data deficient

   Recent References
   = Nephronaias scamnata (Morelet, 1849). — IUCN (2011).
   = Nephronaias scamnata Morelet, 1849. — Bogan (2010).
   = Nephronaias scamnata (Morelet, 1849). — Graf & Cummings (2007).
   = Nephronaias (s.s.) scamnata (Morelet, 1849). — Johnson (1981).
   = Nephronaias (s.s.) scamnata (Morelet, 1849). — Haas (1969).
   = Elliptio (Nephronaias) scamnatus (Morelet). — Haas (1929).
   = Elliptio (Nephronaias) scamnatus (Morelet, 1849). — Frierson (1927).
   = Nephronaias scamnata (Morelet, 1849). — Simpson (1914).
   = Nephronaias scamnatus (Morelet, 1849). — Ihering (1901).
   = Nephronaias scamnatus (Morelet, 1849). — Simpson (1900).

Unio scamnatus Morelet, 1849.
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov.: 30.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1976 (selected by R.I. Johnson, 1971), Rio Taco Taco, Cuba.
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Unio scamnatus Dunker, 1858.
‘Morelet’ Dunker, 1858, Malak. Blatt.: 229.
(reference to Unio scamnatus Morelet, 1849)
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Unio gundlachi Sowerby, 1866.
‘Dunker’ Sowerby, 1866, Conch. Icon.: pl. 46, sp. 248.
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio gundlachi Dunker, 1858)
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Unio (Simonaias) proclinatus Martens, 1900.
Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: 508.
Type(s): SYNTYPES ZMB_33793, Taco fl., Cuba.
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Unio bitumen Cooke, 1919.
Cooke, 1919, : 130, pl. 9, figs. 3a-c.
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