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

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

 

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Publication Information

Lea, I. 1860. Descriptions of six new species of Unionidæ from Alabama. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 12: 307.
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Species Described
Anodonta showalterii Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 307.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 215 [37], pl. 33, fig. 284.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86487, Coosa River, Wetumpka, Ala.
= Strophitus radiatus
 
Unio dolosus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 307.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 75 [79], pl. 9, fig. 224.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86119, Claiborne, Ala.
= Potamilus purpuratus
 
Unio hartmanianus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 307.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 73 [77], pl. 8, fig. 222.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84652, Coosa R., Wetumpka, Ala.
= Pleurobema hartmanianum
 
Unio parvulus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 307.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 45 [49], pl. 16, fig. 43.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84139, Chattanooga, Tenn.
= Medionidus parvulus
 
Unio plancus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 307.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 81 [85], pl. 10, fig. 229.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85345, Coosa R., Wetumpka, Ala.
= Cambarunio nebulosa
 
Unio showalterii Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 307.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 73 [77], pl. 8, fig. 223.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85748, Coosa R., Ala.
= Pleurobema hartmanianum
 
 
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