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

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Pleurobema decisum (Lea, 1831): species synonymy
  View specimens: 5 specimens, Red List Status: critically endangered

   Recent References
   = Pleurobema decisum. — Perkins et al. (2017).
   = Pleurobema decisum (Lea, 1831). — Williams et al. (2017).
   = Pleurobema decisum (Lea, 1831). — IUCN (2012).
   = Pleurobema decisum (Lea, 1831). — Campbell & Lydeard (2012).
   = Pleurobema decisum (I. Lea, 1831). — ITIS (2012).
   = Pleurobema decisum. — Haag (2012).
   = Pleurobema decisum (Lea, 1831). — Campbell & Lydeard (2012).
   + Pleurobema chattanoogaense (I. Lea, 1858). — ITIS (2012).
   = Pleurobema decisum (Lea). — Burlakova et al. (2012).
   = Pleurobema decisum Lea, 1831. — Bogan (2010).

Unio decisus Lea, 1831.
Lea, 1831, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 92 [102], pl. 12, fig. 23.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84723, Claiborne, Ala.
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Unio scalenius Say, 1834.
Say, 1834, Amer. Conch.: ??.
(mis-ID'd reference to Obliquaria scalenia Rafinesque, 1820)
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Unio decisus Küster, 1852.
‘Lea’ Küster, 1852, Conchyl. Cab.: 41, pl. 7, fig. 3 [in part].
(reference to Unio decisus Lea, 1831)
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Unio chattanoogaensis Lea, 1858.
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 166.
Lea, 1859, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 209 [27], pl. 25, fig. 90.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84729, Chattanooga, Tenn.
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Unio anaticulus Lea, 1861.
Lea, 1861, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 40.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 92 [96], pl. 13, fig. 240.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84735, Columbus, Miss.
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Unio consanguineus Lea, 1861.
Lea, 1861, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 60.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 67 [71], pl. 7, fig. 217.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84726, Cahawba R., Ala.
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Unio crebrivittatus Lea, 1861.
Lea, 1861, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 60.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 43 [47], pl. 15, fig. 41.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84725, Coosawattee R., Ga.
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Unio medius Reeve, 1864.
‘Lea’ Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon.: pl. 17, sp. 77.
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio medius Lea, 1861)
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Pleurobema chattanogaense Burch, 1975.
‘Lea’ Burch, 1975, Freshw. Unio. North Amer.: 12.
(error for Unio chattanoogaensis Lea, 1858)
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