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

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Taxa known only as fossils are highlighted in gray. Those without representatives in fresh waters are highlighted in gold.

 

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Fusconaia masoni (Conrad, 1834): species synonymy
  View specimens: 6 specimens, Red List Status: endangered

   Recent References
   = Fusconaia masoni (Conrad, 1834). — Williams et al. (2017).
   = Fusconaia masoni. — Perkins et al. (2017).
   = Fusconaia masoni. — Jones (2015).
   + Lexingtonia subplana. — Jones (2015).
   = Fusconaia masoni (Conrad). — Burlakova et al. (2012).
   = Fusconaia masoni (Conrad, 1834). — Campbell & Lydeard (2012).
   + Lexingtonia subplana (Conrad, 1837). — ITIS (2012).
   = Fusconaia masoni. — Haag (2012).
   = Fusconaia masoni (Conrad, 1834). — Campbell & Lydeard (2012).
   = Fusconaia masoni (Conrad, 1834). — ITIS (2012).

Unio masoni Conrad, 1834.
Conrad, 1834, New Fresh-Water Shells: 34, pl. 5, fig. 2.
Conrad, 1836, Monogr. Fam. Unionidae: 28, pl. 12, fig. 2.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 252.
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Unio subplanus Conrad, 1837.
Conrad, 1837, Monogr. Fam. Unionidae: 73, pl. 41, fig. 1.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 258.
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Unio pumilus Lea, 1838.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 20 [nomen nudum].
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 23, pl. 7, fig. 17.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84545, Black Cr., N.C.
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Unio utriculus Lea, 1845.
Lea, 1845, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 164.
Lea, 1848, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 69 [43], pl. 1, fig. 3.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85172, N.C.
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Unio merus Lea, 1852.
Lea, 1852, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 260 [16], pl. 15, fig. 10.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85698, Abbeville District, S.C.
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Unio pumilis Conrad, 1853.
‘Lea’ Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 255.
(error for Unio pumilus Lea, 1838)
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Unio striatulus Lea, 1857.
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 86.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 55 [59], pl. 2, fig. 202.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84548, Roanoke R., Weldon, N.C.
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Unio castus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 306.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 349 [31], pl. 57, fig. 174.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84782, S.C.
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Unio brimleyi S.H. Wright, 1897.
S.H. Wright, 1897, Nautilus: 138.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_149651, Neuse Riv., Raleigh, N.C.
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Unio castus Simpson, 1900.
‘Lea’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 708.
(reference to Unio castus Lea, 1860)
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