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Publication Information

Drouët, H. 1857. Études sur les Naïades de la France, seconde partie: Unio, avec neuf planches noires: 136 pp.

Species Described
Unio ater Drouët, 1857.
‘Nilss.’ Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: 72, pl. 4, fig. 1.
(reference to Unio ater Nilsson, 1822)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio ignari Locard, 1889.
‘Nilss.’ Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: 72, pl. 4, fig. 1 [as ‘U. ater’].
Bourguignat in Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 146 [40], 213 [107].
‘Bourguignat’ Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 176.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_22270, Le Mandrezey, à Saulcy-sur-Meurthe (Vosges).
= Unio crassus
 
Unio ignariformis Locard, 1889.
‘Dup.’ Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: 100, pl. 9, fig. 1 [as ‘U. platyrhynchoideus’].
Bourguignat in Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 147 [41], 214 [108].
‘Bourguignat’ Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 177.
= Unio crassus
 
Unio littoralis Drouët, 1857.
Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: pl. 3, fig. 2 [in part].
(reference to Unio littoralis Cuvier, 1798)
= Potomida littoralis
 
Unio nanus Drouët, 1857.
‘Lam.’ Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: pl. 5, fig. 2.
(reference to Unio nana Lamarck, 1819)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio platyrhynchoideus Drouët, 1857.
‘Dup.’ Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: 100, pl. 9, fig. 1.
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio platyrinchoideus Dupuy, 1849)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio requienii Drouët, 1857.
‘Mich.’ Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: 93, pl. 7, fig. 1.
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio requienii Michaud, 1831)
= Unio pictorum
 
Unio sousanus Locard, 1889.
Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: pl. 7, fig. 3 [as ‘Unio requienii var. acruata’].
de Joannis, 1859, Ann. Soc. Linn. Maine-et-Loire: 291, pl. 11, fig. 2 [as ‘Unio requienii var. acruatus’].
‘Castro’ Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 165 [59].
‘Castro’ Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 197, fig. 211 [as ‘souzanus’].
‘Castro’ Locard, 1899, Conchyliol. Portug.: 258.
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Type(s): LECTOTYPE MNHN_22545 (selected by Graf, 2011), le Rhône, à Valence (Drôme).
= Unio delphinus
 
Unio littoralis var. complanata Drouët, 1857.
Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: 215, 218.
(sec. homonym of Mya complanata Lightfoot, 1786; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio littoralis Cuvier, 1798)
= Potomida littoralis
 
Unio littoralis var. irregularis Drouët, 1857.
Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: 218, 215.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio littoralis Cuvier, 1798)
= Potomida littoralis
 
Unio requienii var. arcuata Drouët, 1857.
Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: pl. 7, fig. 3.
de Joannis, 1859, Ann. Soc. Linn. Maine-et-Loire: 291, pl. 11, fig. 2.
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio arcuata Jacquemin, 1835)
= Unio delphinus
 
Unio requienii var. minima Drouët, 1857.
Drouët, 1857, Étud. Naïades. France, Unio: 97, pl. 7, fig. 2.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio requienii Michaud, 1831)
= Unio mancus
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Unio (Lymnium) ater. — Drouët (1857: 220).
Unio (Lymnium) batavus. — Drouët (1857: 227).
Unio (Lymnium) batavus var. ovalis. — Drouët (1857: 228).
Unio (Lymnium) crassus. — Drouët (1857: 224).
Unio (Lymnium) crassus var.. — Drouët (1857: 225).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis. — Drouët (1857: 214).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. barraudii Bonh., 1840. — Drouët (1857: 215).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. bigerrensis Mill., 1843. — Drouët (1857: 216).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. complanata. — Drouët (1857: 218).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. cuneatus Jacq., 1835. — Drouët (1857: 215).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. draparnaldi Desh., 1831. — Drouët (1857: 215).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. elongata Dupuy, 1843. — Drouët (1857: 214).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. irregularis. — Drouët (1857: 218).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. minor Rossm., 1842. — Drouët (1857: 215).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. orbicularis. — Drouët (1857: 218).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. pianensis Farin., in Boubée, 1833. — Drouët (1857: 215).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. subtetragonus Mich., 1831. — Drouët (1857: 215).
Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. umbonatus major Rossm., 1844. — Drouët (1857: 214).
Unio (Lymnium) sinuatus. — Drouët (1857: 209).
Unio (Margaritana) margaritifer (Linn., 1758). — Drouët (1857: 205).
Unio (Margaritana) margaritifer var. minor Rossm., 1835. — Drouët (1857: 206).
Unio (Margaritana) margaritifer var. roissyi Mich., 1831. — Drouët (1857: 206).
 
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