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

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Publication Information

Lea, I. 1859. Descriptions of four new species of exotic Unionidæ. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 11: 187.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Monocondyloea planulata Lea, 1859.
Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 187 [as ‘Monocondylœa planulata’].
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 262, pl. 42, fig. 142.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86351, Java5989.
= Monodontina vondembuschiana
 
Monocondyloea rhomboidea Lea, 1859.
Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 187 [as ‘Monocondylœa rhomboidea’].
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 263 [81], pl. 42, fig. 143.
Type(s): SYNTYPES USNM_86329, Tigris R., near Bagdad, Asia.
= Pseudodontopsis euphraticus
 
Unio bulloides Lea, 1859.
Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 187.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 264 [82], pl. 42, fig. 144.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85776, Rio de la Plata, S.A.
= Diplodon variabilis
 
Unio rudus Lea, 1859.
Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 187.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 266, pl. 43, fig. 146.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85337, Rio de la Plata, S. Am.
= Diplodon delodontus
 
 
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