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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Publication Information

Clarke, A.H. 1973. The freshwater molluscs of the Canadian Interior Basin.. Malacologia 13(1-2): 1-509.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Unio hippopaeus Lea, 1852.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 21 [as ‘hippopæus’].
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 261 [as ‘hippopæus’].
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll.: 497 [as ‘hippopæus’].
Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon.: pl. 11, sp. 40 [as ‘hippopæus’].
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 31 [as ‘hippopæus’].
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 767 [as ‘hippopæa’].
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 816 [as ‘hippopæa’].
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 61.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich: 287.
Clarke, 1973, Malacologia: 35.
Burch, 1975, Freshw. Unio. North Amer.: 165.
Strayer & Jirka, 1997, Pearly Mussels NY: 98.
He & Zhuang, 2013, Freshwater Bivalves China: 27.
(error for Unio hippopoeus Lea, 1845)
= Amblema plicata
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Amblema plicata (Say, 1816). — Clarke (1973: 35).
Anodonta grandis grandis Say, 1829. — Clarke (1973: 81).
Anodonta grandis simpsoniana Lea, 1861. — Clarke (1973: 85).
Anodonta kennerlyi Lea, 1860. — Clarke (1973: 90).
Anodontoides ferussacianus (Lea, 1834). — Clarke (1973: 92).
Elliptio complanata (Solander, 1786). — Clarke (1973: 38).
Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque, 1820). — Clarke (1973: 28).
Lampsilis ovatus (Say, 1817). — Clarke (1973: 110).
Lampsilis radiata radiata (Gmelin, 1791). — Clarke (1973: 109).
Lampsilis radiata siliquoidea (Barnes, 1823). — Clarke (1973: 105).
Lasmigona complanata (Barnes, 1823). — Clarke (1973: 46).
Lasmigona compressa (Lea, 1829). — Clarke (1973: 44).
Lasmigona costata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Clarke (1973: 41).
Ligumia recta (Lamarck, 1819). — Clarke (1973: 102).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) adamsi Prime, 1852. — Clarke (1973: 169).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) casertanum (Poli, 1791). — Clarke (1973: 171).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) compressum Prime, 1852. — Clarke (1973: 174).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) equilaterale Prime, 1852. — Clarke (1973: 177).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) fallax Sterki, 1890 [sic]. — Clarke (1973: 179).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) ferrugineum Prime, 1852. — Clarke (1973: 181).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) lilljeborgi (s. str.) Clessin in Esmark & Hoyer, 1886. — Clarke (1973: 182).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) lilljeborgi form cristatum Sterki, 1928. — Clarke (1973: 186).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) milium Held, 1836. — Clarke (1973: 186).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) nitidum Jenyns, 1832. — Clarke (1973: 190).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) obtusale (Lamarck, 1818). — Clarke (1973: 169).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) subtruncatum Malm, 1855. — Clarke (1973: 194).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) variabile Prime, 1852. — Clarke (1973: 197).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) ventricosum (s. str.) Prime, 1851. — Clarke (1973: 200).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) ventricosum form rotundatum Prime, 1852. — Clarke (1973: 203).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) walkeri (s. str.) Sterki, 1895. — Clarke (1973: 203).
Pisidium (Cyclocalyx) walkeri form mainense Sterki, 1898. — Clarke (1973: 203).
Pisidium (Neopisidium) conventus Clessin, 1877. — Clarke (1973: 209).
Pisidium (Neopisidium) punctatum Sterki, 1895. — Clarke (1973: 212).
Pisidium (s.s.) idahoense Roper, 1890. — Clarke (1973: 166).
Proptera alata (Say, 1817). — Clarke (1973: 99).
Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque, 1820). — Clarke (1973: 32).
Sphaerium (Herringtonium) occidentale (Prime in Lewis, 1856). — Clarke (1973: 149).
Sphaerium (Musculium) lacustre (Müller, 1774). — Clarke (1973: 152).
Sphaerium (Musculium) partumeium (Say, 1822). — Clarke (1973: 155).
Sphaerium (Musculium) securis (Prime, 1851). — Clarke (1973: 157).
Sphaerium (Musculium) transversum (Say, 1829). — Clarke (1973: 160).
Sphaerium (s.s.) nitidum Clessin in Westerlund, 1876. — Clarke (1973: 135).
Sphaerium (s.s.) rhomboideum (Say, 1822). — Clarke (1973: 138).
Sphaerium (s.s.) simile (Say, 1816). — Clarke (1973: 142).
Sphaerium (s.s.) striatinum (Lamarck, 1818). — Clarke (1973: 145).
Strophitus undulatus (Say, 1817). — Clarke (1973: 95).
 
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