MUSSELp
 
MUSSELpdb
 
 
 

Page last updated
9 August
2018

Click here to read the database disclaimer.

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

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the search fields. Either way, you win!

Taxa known only as fossils are highlighted in gray. Those without representatives in fresh waters are highlighted in gold.

 

Search:


Bivalvia
top

NOTICE! This version of the MUSSELpdb online is no longer supported or up-to-date. It will be removed from this web site in the summer of 2019.

Click here to view these data in the current, updated version. Or, click here to browse from the starting page.

Publication Information

Morelet, A. 1875. Séries Conchyliologiques comprenant l’énumération de Mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles recueilles pendant le cours de différents voyages ainsi que la description de plusieurs espèces nouvelles 4: 377 pp.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Anodonta bellua Morelet, 1866.
Morelet, 1866, Rev. Mag. Zool.: 167.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 331 [as ‘Dipsas’].
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MCZ_175610, Lake Touli-Sap, Cambodia, Indo China.
= Cristaria plicata
 
Anodonta lemeslei Morelet, 1875.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 328, pl. 14, fig. 1.
= Pilsbryoconcha lemeslei
 
Anodonta linguaeformis Morelet, 1875.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 329, pl. 14, fig. 5 [as ‘linguæformis’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-614, Cambodia.
= Pilsbryoconcha carinifera
 
Corbicula amiralis Prime, 1870.
‘Prime’ Of Authors.
Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch.: 128.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 363.
(error for Corbicula ammiralis Prime, 1870)

 
Corbicula episcopalis Morelet, 1875.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 364, pl. 16, fig. 3.
(mis-ID'd reference to Corbicula episcopalis Prime, 1870)
= Corbicula siamensis
 
Corbicula insularis Morelet, 1875.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 361, pl. 16, fig. 4.
(mis-ID'd reference to Corbicula insularis Prime, 1867)
= Corbicula malaccensis
 
Cyrena (Corbicula) bocourti Morelet, 1865.
Morelet, 1865, J. de Conch.: 228.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 361, pl. 16, fig. 2.
= Corbicula bocourti
 
Cyrena (Corbicula) castanea Morelet, 1865.
Morelet, 1865, J. de Conch.: 228.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 362, pl. 15, fig. 4.
= Corbicula castanea
 
Dreissena siamensis Morelet, 1866.
Morelet, 1866, Rev. Mag. Zool.: 167.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 365, pl. 17, fig. 3 [as ‘Modiola’].
= Limnoperna fortunei
 
Monocondylaea exilis Morelet, 1866.
Morelet, 1866, J. de Conch.: 63.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 340, pl. 17, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1981, Lac Tonli-Sap Cambodia.
= Bineurus mouhotii
 
Monocondylaea mouhotiana Lea, 1866.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 65 [69], pl. 21, fig. 62.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 73.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 339.
Crosse & Fischer, 1876, J. de Conch.: 332.
(error for Monocondyloea mouhotii Lea, 1863)
= Bineurus mouhotii
 
Monocondylus orbicularis Morelet, 1866.
Morelet, 1866, Rev. Mag. Zool.: 167.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 338, pl. 16, fig. 5 [as ‘Pseudodon’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1982, Battambang, Siam.
= Monodontina cambodjensis
 
Monocondylus tumidus Morelet, 1866.
Morelet, 1866, J. de Conch.: 62.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 337, pl. 16, fig. 1 [as ‘Pseudodon’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1734, Cambodia.
= Monodontina tumida
 
Unio massini Morelet, 1864.
Morelet, 1864, J. de Conch.: 288.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 348, pl. 15, fig. 1 [2].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1590, Cochin China.
= Physunio superbus
 
Unio micropterus Morelet, 1866.
Morelet, 1866, J. de Conch.: 63.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 349, pl. 15, fig. 6 [7].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1596, Cambodia.
= Physunio micropterus
 
Unio misellus Morelet, 1865.
Morelet, 1865, J. de Conch.: 21.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 341, pl. 14, fig. 2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1593, Siam.
= Trapezoideus foliaceus
 
Unio paivaeanus Morelet, 1875.
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 353 [as ‘paivæanus’].
Morlet, 1889, J. de Conch.: 164 [as ‘paivæanus’].
(error for Unio paivanus Morelet, 1865)
= Contradens contradens
 
Unio pellislacerti Morelet, 1865.
Morelet, 1865, J. de Conch.: 22 [as ‘pellis-lacerti’].
Morelet, 1875, Séries Conch.: 355, pl. 17, fig. 5 [as ‘pellis-lacerti].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1969, Cochin China.
= Scabies scobinatus
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Anodonta exilis Lea, 1839. — Morelet (1875: 327).
Anodonta lemeslei. — Morelet (1875: 328).
Anodonta linguæformis. — Morelet (1875: 329).
Corbicula amiralis [sic] Prime. — Morelet (1875: 363).
Corbicula bocourti Morlt. — Morelet (1875: 361).
Corbicula castanea Morlt. — Morelet (1875: 362).
Corbicula episcopalis Prime. — Morelet (1875: 364).
Corbicula gubernatoria Prime. — Morelet (1875: 364).
Corbicula insularis Prime. — Morelet (1875: 361).
Corbicula larnaudieri Prime. — Morelet (1875: 363).
Corbicula moreletiana Prime. — Morelet (1875: 360).
Cyrena pallida Desh. — Morelet (1875: 359).
Cyrena sumatrensis Sow. — Morelet (1875: 358).
Cyrena triangula Busch. — Morelet (1875: 360).
Dipsas bellua Morlt. — Morelet (1875: 331).
Dipsas plicatus Leach. — Morelet (1875: 332).
Modiola siamensis Morlt. — Morelet (1875: 365).
Pseudodon cambodjensis Petit. — Morelet (1875: 336).
Pseudodon exilis Morlt. — Morelet (1875: 340).
Pseudodon mouhotianus [sic] Lea. — Morelet (1875: 339).
Pseudodon orbicularis Morlt. — Morelet (1875: 338).
Pseudodon tumidus Morlt. — Morelet (1875: 337).
Pseudodon zollingeri Mouss. — Morelet (1875: 337).
Unio delphinus Grun. — Morelet (1875: 345).
Unio gravidus Lea. — Morelet (1875: 347).
Unio hainesianus Lea. — Morelet (1875: 342).
Unio ingallsianus Lea. — Morelet (1875: 351).
Unio inornatus Lea. — Morelet (1875: 352).
Unio massini Morlt. — Morelet (1875: 348).
Unio micropterus Morlt. — Morelet (1875: 349).
Unio misellus Morlt. — Morelet (1875: 341).
Unio myersianus Lea. — Morelet (1875: 344).
Unio pellis-lacerti Morlt. — Morelet (1875: 355).
Unio rusticus Lea. — Morelet (1875: 353).
Unio scobinatus Lea. — Morelet (1875: 354).
Unio tumidulus Lea. — Morelet (1875: 351).
 
NSF icon MUSSEL icon
"Making the world a better place, one mollusk at a time."