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

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Publication Information

Johnson, R.I. 1972. The Unionidae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) of peninsular Florida. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 16(4): 181-249.

Species Described
Unio averillii Simpson, 1900.
“Wright” Of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 560.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 138.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 76.
R.I. Johnson, 1970, Bull. MCZ: 373.
R.I. Johnson, 1972, Bull. Fla. State Mus.: 237.
Burch, 1975, Freshw. Unio. North Amer.: 159.
(error for Unio averellii B.H. Wright, 1888)
= Villosa vibex
 
Unio cuspitatus R.I. Johnson, 1970.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
R.I. Johnson, 1970, Bull. MCZ: 327.
R.I. Johnson, 1972, Bull. Fla. State Mus.: 206.
Burch, 1975, Freshw. Unio. North Amer.: 162.
(error for Unio cuspidatus Lea, 1872)
= Elliptio icterina
 
Unio papraceus R.I. Johnson, 1972.
‘Gould’ R.I. Johnson, 1972, Bull. Fla. State Mus.: 240.
(error for Unio papyraceus Gould, 1845)
= Villosa amygdalum
 
Unio (Elliptio) sanctrumjohanium R.I. Johnson, 1972.
‘B.H. Wright’ R.I. Johnson, 1972, Bull. Fla. State Mus.: 212.
(error for Unio sanctorumjohanium B.H. Wright, 1933)
= Elliptio jayensis
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Anodonta (Utterbackia) couperiana Lea, 1840. — R.I. Johnson (1972: 226).
Anodonta (Utterbackia) peggyae Johnson, 1965. — R.I. Johnson (1972: 228).
Carunculina parva (Barnes, 1823). — R.I. Johnson (1972: 230).
Elliptio (s.s.) buckleyi (Lea, 1843). — R.I. Johnson (1972: 211).
Elliptio (s.s.) dariensis (Lea, 1842). — R.I. Johnson (1972: 200).
Elliptio (s.s.) icterina (Conrad, 1834). — R.I. Johnson (1972: 202).
Elliptio (s.s.) jayensis (Lea, 1838). — R.I. Johnson (1972: 215).
Lampsilis (s.s.) teres (Rafinesque, 1920 [sic]). — R.I. Johnson (1972: 242).
Uniomerus tetralasmus (Say, 1831). — R.I. Johnson (1972: 220).
Villosa amygdala (Lea, 1843). — R.I. Johnson (1972: 239).
Villosa vibex (Conrad, 1834). — R.I. Johnson (1972: 236).
Villosa villosa (Wright, B.H., 1898). — R.I. Johnson (1972: 234).
 
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