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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Nephronaias calamitarum (Morelet, 1849): species synonymy
  View specimens: 45 specimens, Red List Status: unknown

   Recent References
   = Nephronaias calamitarum Morelet, 1849. — Bogan (2010).
   = Nephronaias calamitarum (Morelet, 1849). — Graf & Cummings (2007).
   + Nephronaias (s.s.) scamnata (Morelet, 1849). — Johnson (1981).
   = Nephronaias (s.s.) calamitarum (Morelet, 1849). — Haas (1969).
   = Nephronaias calamitarum (Morelet, 1849). — Goodrich & van der Schalie (1937).
   = Elliptio (Nephronaias) calamitarum (Morelet). — Haas (1929).
   + Elliptio (Nephronaias) rugulosa (Charpentier in Küster). — Haas (1929).
   = Elliptio (Nephronaias) calamitarum (Morelet, 1849). — Frierson (1927).
   + Elliptio (Nephronaias) dysoni (Lea, 1859). — Frierson (1927).
   + Elliptio (Nephronaias) persulcatus (Lea, 1859). — Frierson (1927).

Unio calamitarum Morelet, 1849.
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov.: 30.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2010, Baluntie, near Palenque.
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Unio calimatorum Lea, 1852.
‘Morelet’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 39.
‘Morelet’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 63.
(error for Unio calamitarum Morelet, 1849)
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Unio persulcatus Lea, 1859.
Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 153.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 255 [73], pl. 40, fig. 135.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1900-3-19-22, Mexico.
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Unio calamitarum Sowerby, 1868.
‘Morelet’ Sowerby, 1868, Conch. Icon.: pl. 74, sp. 385.
(reference to Unio calamitarum Morelet, 1849)
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Unio calamitarum var. B prolongata Fischer & Crosse, 1894.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool.: 613, pl. 63, figs. 5-5a.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio calamitarum Morelet, 1849)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2008, Baluntie, near Palenque.
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Unio calamitarum var. D nephretica Fischer & Crosse, 1894.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool.: 612.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio calamitarum Morelet, 1849)
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Unio calamitarum var. G arcuans Fischer & Crosse, 1894.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool.: 612, pl. 64, figs. 5-5a.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio calamitarum Morelet, 1849)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2009, Baluntie, near Palenque.
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Nephronaias calimatarum Simpson, 1900.
‘Morelet’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 596.
(error for Unio calamitarum Morelet, 1849)
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Unio cuprinus Martens, 1900.
‘Lea’ Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: 505.
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio cuprinus Lea, 1831)
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Unio mexicanus Martens, 1900.
‘Parreyss, in Mus. Berol.’ Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: 505.
(intro'd as syn of Unio persulcatus Lea, 1859)
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Unio calamitarum var. nephritica Martens, 1900.
‘Crosse & Fischer’ Of Authors.
Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: 505.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 281.
(error for Unio nephretica Fischer & Crosse, 1894)
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Unio calamitarum var. prolongus Frierson, 1927.
‘C. & F.’ Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 36.
(error for Unio prolongata Fischer & Crosse, 1894)
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