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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.



Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Nephronaias

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Nephronaias plicatula (Küster, 1856): specimens
  View species synonymy: 1 species-level nomen, Red List Status: unknown

   Recent References
   = Nephronaias plicatula Charpentier in Kuster, 1856. — Bogan (2010).
   = Nephronaias plicatula (Charpentier in Küster, 1856). — Graf & Cummings (2007).
   = Nephronaias (s.s.) plicatula (Charpentier in Küster, 1856). — Haas (1969).
   = Nephronaias (s.s.) plicatula (Charpentier in Küster, 1856). — Haas (1969).
   = Elliptio (sec. Nephronaias) plicatula (Charpentier). — Thiele (1934).
   + Elliptio (Nephronaias) aeruginosus (Morelet). — Haas (1929).
   = Elliptio (Nephronaias) plicatulus (Charpentier in Küster, 1856). — Frierson (1927).
   = Nephronaias plicatula (Charpentier in Küster, 1856). — Simpson (1914).
   ? Nephronaias tabascoensis (Küster, 1856). — Ihering (1901).
   = Nephronaias plicatulus (Charpentier in Küster, 1856). — Simpson (1900).

map of 2 localities

Yzabal, Guatemala. (Hermann von Ihering!)

South Fork Rio Hueyapan, Hueyapan de Campo, Veracruz, Mexico. (Herbert D. Athearn, 1969!)

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