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

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Nephronaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894: species
  View generic synonymy: 8 synonyms

*Nephronaias aeruginosa (Morelet, 1849)
1 species-level nomen | 14 specimens
Distribution: Southern Mexico to northern Guatemala.
*Nephronaias aztecorum (Philippi, 1847)
8 synonyms | 51 specimens
Distribution: Southern Mexico.
*Nephronaias calamitarum (Morelet, 1849)
12 synonyms | 45 specimens
Distribution: Southern Mexico to northern Guatemala.
*Nephronaias championi (Martens, 1900)
1 species-level nomen | 3 specimens
Distribution: Guatemala.
*Nephronaias copanensis (Martens, 1900)
1 species-level nomen | 8 specimens
Distribution: Guatemala and Honduras.
*Nephronaias dysonii (Lea, 1859)
1 species-level nomen | 42 specimens
Distribution: Honduras and possibly Costa Rica.
*Nephronaias goascoranensis (Lea, 1858)
4 synonyms | 43 specimens
Distribution: Southern Mexico to Nicaragua.
*Nephronaias gundlachi (Dunker, 1858)
2 synonyms | 64 specimens
Distribution: Cuba.
*Nephronaias hermanni (Haas, 1929)
1 species-level nomen | 1 specimen
Distribution: Tabasco, Mexico.
*Nephronaias hjalmarsoni (Dunker, 1858)
2 synonyms | 9 specimens
Distribution: Honduras.
*Nephronaias lempensis Marshall, 1926
1 species-level nomen | 2 specimens
Distribution: El Salvador.
*Nephronaias macnielii (Lea, 1869)
2 synonyms | 30 specimens
Distribution: Nicaragua north to Mexico.
*Nephronaias mellea (Lea, 1859)
1 species-level nomen | 2 specimens
Distribution: Distribution uncertain, but probably Mexico or Central America.
*Nephronaias oregonensis (Lea, 1852)
2 synonyms | 15 specimens
Distribution: Nicaragua and Guatemala.
*Nephronaias plicatula (Küster, 1856)
1 species-level nomen | 2 specimens
Distribution: Mexico to Honduras.
*Nephronaias ravistella (Morelet, 1849)
4 synonyms | 57 specimens
Distribution: Mexico to Guatemala.
*Nephronaias rowellii (Lea, 1859)
1 species-level nomen | 37 specimens
Distribution: Guatemala and Nicaragua; reported south to Colombia.
*Nephronaias rugulosa (Küster, 1856)
2 synonyms | 1 specimen
Distribution: Distribution uncertain, but probably Mexico or Central America.
*Nephronaias sajensis (Frierson, 1927)
1 species-level nomen | 4 specimens
Distribution: Guatemala.
*Nephronaias scamnata (Morelet, 1849)
5 synonyms | 112 specimens
Distribution: Cuba.
Red List Status: data deficient.
*Nephronaias sphenorhyncha (Crosse & Fischer, 1893)
2 synonyms | 28 specimens
Distribution: Mexico.
*Nephronaias tabascoensis (Küster, 1856)
2 synonyms | 9 specimens
Distribution: Mexico to Honduras.
*Nephronaias tempisquensis Pilsbry, 1920
1 species-level nomen | 9 specimens
Distribution: Costa Rica.
*Nephronaias yzabalensis (Crosse & Fischer, 1892)
1 species-level nomen | 16 specimens
Distribution: Guatemala.
 
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