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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Publication Information

Call, R.E. 1900. A descriptive illustrated catalogue of the Mollusca of Indiana. Indiana Department of Geology and Natural Resources (1899) (24th annual ed.): 335-535.

Species Described
Quadrula lachrymosa Swainson, 1840.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 378.
Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 177.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 256.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll.: 497.
Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon.: pl. 9, sp. 33.
Call, 1895, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis: 21.
F.C. Baker, 1898, Bull. Chicago Acad. Sci.: 83, pl. 25, fig. 1; pl. 12, fig. 2.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 776.
Call, 1900, Ind. Dept. Geol. Nat. Res.: 489.
Ortmann, 1910, Nautilus: 116.
Ortmann, 1910, Nautilus: 140.
Ortmann, 1912, Ann. Carnegie Mus.: 253.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 839, 841.
Ortmann & Walker, 1922, Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Mich.: 14, 16.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 47.
F.C. Baker, 1928, Bull. Wisconsin Geol. Nat. Hist. Survey: 84.
R.I. Johnson, 1980, Bull. MCZ: 90.
Vidrine, 1993, Histr. Distr. Freshw. Mussels LA: 53.
Strayer & Jirka, 1997, Pearly Mussels NY: 98.
(error for Unio lacrymosus Lea, 1828)
= Quadrula quadrula
 
Unio manubrius Paetel, 1890.
‘Gould’ Of Authors.
Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml.: 158.
Call, 1895, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis: 53.
Call, 1900, Ind. Dept. Geol. Nat. Res.: 518.
(error for Unio manubius Gould, 1855)
= Uniomerus tetralasmus
 
Unio obliquus Call, 1900.
‘Lamarck’ Of Authors.
Call, 1900, Ind. Dept. Geol. Nat. Res.: 501, pl. 57.
Ortmann, 1912, Ann. Carnegie Mus.: 264.
(reference to Unio obliqua Lamarck, 1819)
= Pleurobema cordatum
 
Unio orbiculatus Call, 1900.
‘Hildreth’ Call, 1900, Ind. Dept. Geol. Nat. Res.: 492.
Baker, 1905, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis: 253.
Shimek, 1921, Iowa Conserv.: 1.
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio orbiculatus Hildreth, 1828)
= Lampsilis higginsii
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Unio (Anodonta) dehiscens Say, 1829. — Call (1900: 533).
Unio (Anodonta) edentula (Say, 1829). — Call (1900: 529).
Unio (Anodonta) footiana (Lea, 1840). — Call (1900: 535).
Unio (Anodonta) grandis (Say, 1829). — Call (1900: 531).
Unio (Anodonta) imbecillis (Say, 1829). — Call (1900: 527).
Unio (Anodonta) salmonia (Lea, 1838). — Call (1900: 534).
Unio (Anodonta) subcylindracea (Lea, 1838). — Call (1900: 530).
Unio (Anodonta) suborbiculata (Say, 1831). — Call (1900: 532).
Unio (Anodonta) wardiana (Lea, 1838). — Call (1900: 528).
Unio (Margaritana) complanata (Barnes, 1823). — Call (1900: 522).
Unio (Margaritana) confragosa (Say, 1829). — Call (1900: 520).
Unio (Margaritana) deltoidea (Lea, 1838). — Call (1900: 519).
Unio (Margaritana) hildrethiana Lea, 1834. — Call (1900: 527).
Unio (Margaritana) marginata (Say, 1819). — Call (1900: 521).
Unio (Margaritana) monodonta Say, 1829. — Call (1900: 526).
Unio (Margaritana) rugosa (Barnes, 1823). — Call (1900: 524).
Unio (s.s.) alatus Say, 1817. — Call (1900: 461).
Unio (s.s.) capax Green, 1832. — Call (1900: 482).
Unio (s.s.) circulus Lea, 1829. — Call (1900: 493).
Unio (s.s.) clavus Lamarck, 1819. — Call (1900: 506).
Unio (s.s.) coccineus Lea, 1838. — Call (1900: 500).
Unio (s.s.) cooperianus Lea, 1834. — Call (1900: 485).
Unio (s.s.) cornutus Barnes, 1823. — Call (1900: 466).
Unio (s.s.) crassidens Lamarck, 1819. — Call (1900: 509).
Unio (s.s.) cylindricus Say, 1817. — Call (1900: 468).
Unio (s.s.) cyphyus (Rafinesque, 1820). — Call (1900: 496).
Unio (s.s.) donaciformis Lea, 1828. — Call (1900: 472).
Unio (s.s.) ebenus Lea, 1831. — Call (1900: 504).
Unio (s.s.) elegans Lea, 1831. — Call (1900: 471).
Unio (s.s.) ellipsis Lea, 1828. — Call (1900: 495).
Unio (s.s.) fabalis Lea, 1831. — Call (1900: 458).
Unio (s.s.) foliatus Hildreth, 1828. — Call (1900: 510).
Unio (s.s.) fragosus Conrad, 1836. — Call (1900: 490).
Unio (s.s.) gibbosus Barnes, 1823. — Call (1900: 450).
Unio (s.s.) glans Lea, 1831. — Call (1900: 514).
Unio (s.s.) gracilis Barnes, 1823. — Call (1900: 464).
Unio (s.s.) graniferus Lea, 1838. — Call (1900: 488).
Unio (s.s.) iris Lea, 1829. — Call (1900: 456).
Unio (s.s.) irroratus Lea, 1828. — Call (1900: 485).
Unio (s.s.) lachrymosus [sic] Lea, 1828. — Call (1900: 489).
Unio (s.s.) laevissimus (Lea, 1829). — Call (1900: 462).
Unio (s.s.) ligamentinus Lamarck, 1819. — Call (1900: 483).
Unio (s.s.) lineolatus (Rafinesque, 1820). — Call (1900: 469).
Unio (s.s.) luteolus Lamarck, 1819. — Call (1900: 478).
Unio (s.s.) metanevra (Rafinesque, 1820). — Call (1900: 467).
Unio (s.s.) multiplicatus Lea, 1831. — Call (1900: 448).
Unio (s.s.) multiradiatus Lea, 1829. — Call (1900: 479).
Unio (s.s.) obliquus Lamarck, 1819. — Call (1900: 501).
Unio (s.s.) orbiculatus Hildreth, 1828. — Call (1900: 492).
Unio (s.s.) parvus Barnes, 1823. — Call (1900: 512).
Unio (s.s.) perplexus Lea, 1831. — Call (1900: 475).
Unio (s.s.) personatus Say, 1829. — Call (1900: 474).
Unio (s.s.) phaseolus Hildreth, 1828. — Call (1900: 454).
Unio (s.s.) plicatus Leseuer. — Call (1900: 446).
Unio (s.s.) pressus (Lea, 1852). — Call (1900: 459).
Unio (s.s.) pustulatus Lea, 1831. — Call (1900: 486).
Unio (s.s.) pustulosus Lea, 1831. — Call (1900: 487).
Unio (s.s.) rectus Lamarck, 1819. — Call (1900: 451).
Unio (s.s.) retusus Lamarck, 1819. — Call (1900: 494).
Unio (s.s.) rubiginosus Lea, 1829. — Call (1900: 505).
Unio (s.s.) solidus Lea, 1838. — Call (1900: 504).
Unio (s.s.) spatulatus Lea, 1845. — Call (1900: 455).
Unio (s.s.) subovatus “Say”. — Call (1900: 481).
Unio (s.s.) subrostratus Say, 1831. — Call (1900: 457).
Unio (s.s.) sulcatus Lea, 1829. — Call (1900: 476).
Unio (s.s.) tenuissimus (Lea, 1829). — Call (1900: 463).
Unio (s.s.) teres Rafinesque, 1820. — Call (1900: 452).
Unio (s.s.) tetralasmus Say, 1831. — Call (1900: 517).
Unio (s.s.) trapezoides Lea, 1831. — Call (1900: 509).
Unio (s.s.) triangularis Barnes, 1823. — Call (1900: 473).
Unio (s.s.) trigonus Lea, 1831. — Call (1900: 504).
Unio (s.s.) tuberculatus Barnes, 1823. — Call (1900: 465).
Unio (s.s.) undulatus Barnes, 1823. — Call (1900: 445).
Unio (s.s.) varicosus Lea, 1831. — Call (1900: 499).
Unio (s.s.) ventricosus Barnes, 1823. — Call (1900: 480).
Unio (s.s.) verrucosus Barnes, 1823. — Call (1900: 491).
 
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