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

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Publication Information

Jay, J.C. 1835. Catalogue of Recent shells in the cabinet of John C. Jay, M.D. (1st edition): 55 pp.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Dithalmia dunubii Jay, 1835.
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 19 [nomen nudum].
= Dreissena polymorpha
 
Unio cuneiformis Jay, 1835.
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 16 [nomen nudum].

 
Unio grayensis Jay, 1835.
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 17.
(error for Unio grayanus Lea, 1834)
= Lanceolaria grayii
 
Unio limagnae Jay, 1835.
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 16 [as ‘limagnæ’].
‘Bouillet’ Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 36 [as ‘limagnæ’].
(error for Unio limaniae Dupuy, 1852)
= Unio tumidus
 
Unio metanever Lea, 1829.
‘Rafinesque’ Of Authors.
Lea, 1829, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 418.
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 17.
Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 179.
Agassiz, 1852, Arch. Naturg.: 48.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 252.
Mörch, 1853, Cat. Conch. Yoldi: 44.
(reference to Obliquaria metanevra Rafinesque, 1820)
= Theliderma metanevra
 
Unio requeni Jay, 1835.
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 16 [as ‘réquéni’].
(error for Unio requienii Michaud, 1831)
= Unio mancus
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Alasmadonta [sic] confragosa. — Jay (1835: 18).
Alasmadonta [sic] marginata. — Jay (1835: 18).
Alasmadonta [sic] rugosa. — Jay (1835: 18).
Alasmadonta [sic] undulata. — Jay (1835: 18).
Anodonta anatina. — Jay (1835: 18).
Anodonta areolatus. — Jay (1835: 18).
Anodonta crassa. — Jay (1835: 18).
Anodonta fragilis. — Jay (1835: 18).
Anodonta rubens. — Jay (1835: 18).
Anodonta suborbiculata. — Jay (1835: 18).
Castalia ambigua. — Jay (1835: 15).
Etheria cailliaudi. — Jay (1835: 19).
Etheria elliptica. — Jay (1835: 19).
Etheria plumbea. — Jay (1835: 19).
Hyria avicularis. — Jay (1835: 18).
Hyria corrugata. — Jay (1835: 18).
Iridina exotica. — Jay (1835: 18).
Symphynota alata. — Jay (1835: 18).
Symphynota bi-alata. — Jay (1835: 18).
Symphynota complanata. — Jay (1835: 18).
Symphynota compressa. — Jay (1835: 18).
Symphynota cygnea. — Jay (1835: 18).
Symphynota discoidea. — Jay (1835: 18).
Symphynota gracilis. — Jay (1835: 18).
Symphynota inflata. — Jay (1835: 18).
Symphynota lævissima. — Jay (1835: 18).
Symphynota tenuissima. — Jay (1835: 18).
Unio angustatus. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio anodontoides. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio arcæformis. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio asper. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio asperrimus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio batava. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio brevidens. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio calceolus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio capsæformis. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio cariosus. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio castaneus. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio circulus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio complanatus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio congaræus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio conradicus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio cooperianus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio cornutus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio crassidens. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio crassus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio cuneiformis. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio cylindricus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio cæruleus. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio decisus. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio donaciformis. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio dromas. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio ebenus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio elegans. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio ellipsis. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio elongata. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio fabalis. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio foliatus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio formosus. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio gibbosus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio glans. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio grayensis [sic]. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio haysianus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio heterodon. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio iris. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio irroratus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio kirtlandianus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio lens. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio limagnæ [sic]. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio littoralis. — Jay (1835: 18).
Unio luteola. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio marginalis. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio metanever [sic]. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio modioliformis. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio multi-radiatus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio multiplicatus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio mytiloides. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio obesus. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio occidens. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio ochraceus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio olivarius. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio oriens. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio ovata. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio parvus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio patulus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio perdix. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio perplexus. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio pictorum. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio planulatus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio plicatus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio purpurata. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio pustulatus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio pustulosus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio pyramidatus. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio radiata. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio ravenelianus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio recta. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio réquéni [sic]. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio ridibundus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio rubiginosus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio scalenius. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio securis. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio shepardianus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio soleniformis. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio subrotundus. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio subtentus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio sulcatus. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio tenerus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio torsus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio trapezoides. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio triangularis. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio trigonus. — Jay (1835: 15).
Unio tuberculatus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio undulatus. — Jay (1835: 18).
Unio varicosus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio ventricosus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio verrucosus. — Jay (1835: 17).
Unio zigzag. — Jay (1835: 16).
Unio æsopus. — Jay (1835: 17).
 
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