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

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Elliptio lanceolata (Lea, 1828): species synonymy
  View specimens: 7 specimens, Red List Status: near threatened

   Recent References
   = Elliptio lanceolata (Lea, 1828). — Williams et al. (2017).
   = Elliptio lanceolata. — Jones (2015).
   = Elliptio lanceolata (I. Lea, 1828). — ITIS (2012).
   = Elliptio lanceolata. — Haag (2012).
   = Elliptio lanceolata Lea, 1828. — Bogan (2010).
   = Elliptio lanceolata (Lea, 1828). — Graf & Cummings (2007).
   = Elliptio lanceolata (Lea, 1828). — Bogan (2002).
   ? Elliptio emmonsii (Lea, 1857). — Bogan (2002).
   ? Elliptio viridula (Lea, 1863). — Bogan (2002).
   = Elliptio lanceolata (Lea, 1828). — Turgeon et al. (1998).

Unio lanceolatus Lea, 1828.
Lea, 1828, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 266 [8], pl. 3, fig. 2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85905, Tar R., at Tarborough, N. Carolina.
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Unio duttonianus Lea, 1841.
Lea, 1841, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 31.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 236 [74], pl. 22, fig. 50.
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Unio sagittiformis Lea, 1852.
Lea, 1852, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 277 [33], pl. 22, fig. 35.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85970, Oconee R., near Athens, Ga.
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Unio rostraeformis Lea, 1856.
Lea, 1856, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 262 [as ‘rostræformis’].
Lea, 1858, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 64, pl. 10, fig. 46 [as ‘rostriformis’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85973, Swift Creek, near Macon, Georgia.
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Unio rostriformis Lea, 1856.
Lea, 1856, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 262 [as ‘rostræformis’].
Lea, 1858, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 64, pl. 10, fig. 46.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 60.
(error for Unio rostraeformis Lea, 1856)
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Unio emmonsii Lea, 1857.
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 86.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 56 [60], pl. 2, fig. 203.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86028, Roanoke R., Weldon, N.C.
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Unio naviculoides Lea, 1857.
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 170.
Lea, 1858, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 94, pl. 20, fig. 74.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86005, Buck Head Cr., Burke Co., Ga.
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Unio hazelhurstianus Lea, 1858.
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 166.
Lea, 1859, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 211 [29], pl. 26, fig. 92 [as ‘hazlehurstianus’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86009, Satilla R., Camden Co., Ga.
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Unio viridulus Lea, 1863.
Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 193.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 10 [14], pl. 3, fig. 7.
(prim. homonym of Unio viridula Benson, 1862)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) USNM_85908, Neuse R., near Raleigh, N.C.
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Unio haslehurstianus Sowerby, 1866.
Sowerby, 1866, Conch. Icon.: pl. 35, sp. 188.
(error for Unio hazelhurstianus Lea, 1858)
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Margaron (Unio) hazlehurstianus Lea, 1859.
Lea, 1859, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 211.
‘Lea’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 60.
(error for Unio hazelhurstianus Lea, 1858)
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Margaron (Unio) sagittaeformis Lea, 1870.
‘Lea’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 60.
(error for Unio sagittiformis Lea, 1852)
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Unio arctior var. fisheropsis de Gregorio, 1914.
de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano: 45, pl. 5, figs. 3a-c.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio arctior Lea, 1838)
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Unio rostreformis de Gregorio, 1914.
‘Lea’ de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano: 46.
(error for Unio rostraeformis Lea, 1856)
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