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

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Publication Information

Lea, I. 1863. New exotic Unionidæ. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences 5 [O. 10]: 377-400, pls. 41-50 (Obs. 10: 13-36).
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Species Described
Anodonta amazonensis Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 89.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 395 [31], pl. 46, fig. 300.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86724, Upper Amazon, Brazil.
= Anodontites trigonus
 
Anodonta cailliaudii Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 308.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 395 [31], pl. 45, fig. 297.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86705, Brazil.
= Anodontites trapezeus
 
Anodonta forbesiana Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 92.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 393, pl. 47, fig. 301.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86694, Uruguay River.
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodonta latomarginata Lea, 1834.
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 76, pl. 12, fig. 34 [as ‘lato-marginata’].
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 394 [as ‘lato-marginata’].
Type(s): IDIOTYPE MCZ_175657, Brazil.
= Anodontites patagonicus
 
Anodonta moricandii Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 90.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 396, pl. 49, fig. 303.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86695, Bahia, Brazil.
= Anodontites moricandii
 
Anodonta rubicunda Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 92.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 392, pl. 46, fig. 299.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86401, Uruguay River.
= Anodontites trapezeus
 
Anodonta uruguayensis Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 92.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 393, pl. 48, fig. 302.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86753, Uruguay River, S.A.
= Anodontites patagonicus
 
Anodonta wymanii Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 91.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 390, pl. 44, fig. 294.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86609, Uruguay River, S.A.
= Anodontites patagonicus
 
Monocondyloea wheatleyi Lea, 1862.
Lea, 1862, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 176 [as ‘Monocondylœa wheatleyi’].
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 399 [34], pl. 50, fig. 307.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86331, R. Tigris, Syria.
= Leguminaia wheatleyi
 
Mycetopus emarginatus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 308.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 398 [34], pl. 50, fig. 305.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86787, Siam.
= Solenaia emarginata
 
Unio aethiops Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 91 [as ‘æthiops’].
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 377, pl. 41, fig. 285 [as ‘æthiops’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85617, Uruguay R., S. America.
= Diplodon aethiops
 
Unio disculus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 91.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 385 [21], pl. 44, fig. 293.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85775, Uruguay R., S. Amercia.
= Diplodon funebralis
 
Unio funebralis Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 91.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 378 [14], pl. 41, fig. 286.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85777, Uruguay R., S. Amercia.
= Diplodon funebralis
 
Unio gratus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 91.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 382 [18], pl. 43, fig. 290.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85784, Uruguay R., S. Amercia.
= Diplodon gratus
 
Unio lepidus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 91.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 389, pl. 50, fig. 306.
(prim. homonym of Unio lepidus Gould, 1856; renamed Unio lepidior Lea, 1870)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85624, Uruguay R., S. America.
= Diplodon charruanus
 
Unio nocturnus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 91 [as ‘nocturnis’].
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 380 [16], pl. 42, fig. 288.
(correct name for Unio nocturnis Lea, 1860)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85782, Uruguay R., S. Amercia.
= Diplodon funebralis
 
Unio occatus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 307.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 398, pl. 50, fig. 304.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_84077, Bengal, India.
= Radiatula occata
 
Unio patelloides Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 89.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 383 [19], pl. 43, fig. 291.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85780, Amazon R., Brazil.
= Diplodon rhombeus
 
Unio peraeformis Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 90 [as ‘peræformis’].
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 384 [20], pl. 43, fig. 292 [as ‘peræformis’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85774, Uruguay R., S. Amercia.
= Diplodon peraeformis
 
Unio piceus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 91.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 379, pl. 41, fig. 287.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85643, Uruguay R., S. America.
= Diplodon piceus
 
Unio piger Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 90.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 387, pl. 45, fig. 296.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85164, Uruguay R., S. America.
= Diplodon uruguayensis
 
Unio trifidus Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 89.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 386 [22], pl. 54, fig. 295.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85352, Buenos Ayres, Argentina.
= Diplodon parallelopipedon
 
Unio uruguayensis Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 90.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 389, pl. 45, fig. 298.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85166, Uruguay R., S. America.
= Diplodon uruguayensis
 
Unio wymanii Lea, 1860.
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 90.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 381, pl. 42, fig. 289.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84378, Uruguay River.
= Diplodon wymanii
 
 
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