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

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Pleurobema pyriforme (Lea, 1857): species synonymy
  View specimens: 8 specimens, Red List Status: endangered

   Recent References
   = Pleurobema pyriforme. — Perkins et al. (2017).
   = Pleurobema pyriforme (Lea, 1857). — Williams et al. (2017).
   = Pleurobema pyriforme. — Pfeiffer et al. (2016).
   = Pleurobema pyriforme (Lea, 1857). — Williams et al. (2014).
   + Pleurobema perovatum (Conrad, 1834). — IUCN (2012).
   = Pleurobema pyriforme (Lea, 1857). — Campbell & Lydeard (2012).
   = Pleurobema pyriforme (I. Lea, 1857). — ITIS (2012).
   = Pleurobema pyriforme. — Haag (2012).
   = Pleurobema pyriforme (Lea, 1857). — IUCN (2012).
   = Pleurobema pyriforme (Lea, 1857). — Campbell & Lydeard (2012).

Unio striatus Lea, 1840.
Lea, 1840, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 287.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 203 [41], pl. 12, fig. 16.
(prim. homonym of Unio striatus Goldfuss, 1837; renamed Pleurobema simpsoni Vanatta, 1915)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84797, Columbus, Ga.
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Unio strictus Lea, 1852.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 26.
(error for Unio striatus Lea, 1840)
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Unio bulbosus Lea, 1857.
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 172.
Lea, 1859, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 191 [9], pl. 21, fig. 75.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84715, Flint R., near Macon, Ga.
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Unio modicus Lea, 1857.
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 171.
Lea, 1859, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 204 [22], pl. 24, fig. 86.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84787, Chattahoochee R., 10 mi above Columbus, Ga.
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Unio pyriformis Lea, 1857.
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 31.
Lea, 1858, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 69, pl. 12, fig. 50.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84781, near Columbus, Ga.
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Unio amabilis Lea, 1865.
Lea, 1865, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 89.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 257 [17], pl. 31, fig. 72.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84573, Butler, Taylor Co., Ga.
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Unio litus Lea, 1871.
Lea, 1871, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 189.
Lea, 1874, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 17 [21], pl. 5, fig. 13.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85142, Cahawba R., Shelby Co., Ala.
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Unio reclusus B.H. Wright, 1898.
B.H. Wright, 1898, Nautilus: 111.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_151029, Ocklockonee Riv., Leon Co., Fla.
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Unio harperi B.H. Wright, 1899.
B.H. Wright, 1899, Nautilus: 6.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_159197, [Spring Cr., Decatur Co.]. Ga.
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Pleurobema simpsoni Vanatta, 1915.
Vanatta, 1915, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 559.
(new name for Unio striatus Lea, 1840)
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