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

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Publication Information

Stimpson, W. 1851. Shells of New England; a revision of the synonymy of the testaceous mollusks of New England, with notes on their structure and their geographical and bathymetrical distribution, with figures of new species: 58 pp.+ 2 plates.
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Species Described
Complanaria alasmodontina Stimpson, 1851.
‘Barnes’ Stimpson, 1851, Shells of New England: 14.
(reference to Unio alasmodontina Lea, 1829)
= Lasmigona compressa
 
Cyclas pellucida Stimpson, 1851.
‘Prime’ Stimpson, 1851, Shells of New England: 16.
Prime, 1853, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist.: 277.
(new name for Cyclas calyculata C.B. Adams, 1842)
= Sphaerium partumeium
 
Pisidium adamsi Stimpson, 1851.
Prime in Stimpson, 1851, Shells of New England: 16.
Prime, 1852, Boston J. Nat. Hist.: 352, pl. 9, figs. 1-3.
Prime, 1865, Smithsonian Misc. Coll.: 63, fig. 63.
(new name for Cyclas nitida Mighels & Adams, 1842)
= Pisidium adamsi
 
Pisidium minus Stimpson, 1851.
Stimpson, 1851, Shells of New England: 16 [nomen nudum].
= Pisidium casertanum
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Alasmidonta marginata Say. — Stimpson (1851: 15).
Anodonta benedictensis (Lea). — Stimpson (1851: 15).
Anodonta fluviatilis (Dill.). — Stimpson (1851: 15).
Anodonta housatonica Linsley. — Stimpson (1851: 15).
Anodonta implicata Say. — Stimpson (1851: 15).
Anodonta marginata Say. — Stimpson (1851: 15).
Anodonta subcylindracea Lea. — Stimpson (1851: 15).
Complanaria alasmodontina (Barnes). — Stimpson (1851: 14).
Complanaria rugosa (Barnes). — Stimpson (1851: 14).
Eurynia nasuta (Say). — Stimpson (1851: 13).
Eurynia praelonga (Barnes). — Stimpson (1851: 13).
Lampsilis cariosa (Say). — Stimpson (1851: 14).
Lampsilis ochracea (Say). — Stimpson (1851: 14).
Lampsilis radiata (Gmelin). — Stimpson (1851: 13).
Lampsilis siliquoidea (Barnes). — Stimpson (1851: 14).
Lampsilis ventricosa (Barnes). — Stimpson (1851: 14).
Margaritana arcuata (Barnes). — Stimpson (1851: 15).
Metaptera alata (Say). — Stimpson (1851: 14).
Metaptera gracilis (Barnes). — Stimpson (1851: 14).
Strophitus sculptilis (Say). — Stimpson (1851: 15).
Strophitus undulatus (Say). — Stimpson (1851: 15).
Unio complanatus (Soland.). — Stimpson (1851: 13).
 
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