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

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Publication Information

Lea, I. 1866. Description of twelve new species of Unionidæ from South America. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 18: 33-35.
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Species Described
Anodonta pazii Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 35.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 274, pl. 36, fig. 87.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86703, So. Am.
= Anodontites trapezeus
 
Monocondyloea lentiformis Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 34 [as ‘Monocondylœa lentiformis’].
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 272, pl. 36, fig. 86 [as ‘Monocondylœa’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86335, South America.
= Monocondylaea corrientesensis
 
Monocondyloea pazii Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 34 [as ‘Monocondylœa pazii’].
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 273, pl. 36, fig. 88 [as ‘Monocondylœa’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86342, South America.
= Monocondylaea minuana
 
Unio acutirostris Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 34.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 270 [30], pl. 35, fig. 84.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) USNM_85930, S. America.
= Diplodon parallelopipedon
 
Unio ampullaceus Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 34.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 269, pl. 35, fig. 83.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85614, S. America.
= Diplodon uruguayensis
 
Unio apprimus Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 34.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 263, pl. 33, fig. 78.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85167, S. America.
= Diplodon uruguayensis
 
Unio firmus Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 33.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 267, pl. 34, fig. 82.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85113, S. America.
= Diplodon delodontus
 
Unio locellus Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 34.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 264, pl. 33, fig. 79.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85189, Buenos Ayres, Argentina.
= Diplodon variabilis
 
Unio paraguayensis Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 34.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 271, pl. 35, fig. 85.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85068, Paraguay.
= Diplodon delodontus
 
Unio parcus Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 34.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 262, pl. 33, fig. 77.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85198, S. America.
= Diplodon charruanus
 
Unio peculiaris Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 33.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 265, pl. 34, fig. 80.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85190, S. America.
= Diplodon wymanii
 
Unio rugososulcatus Lea, 1866.
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 33.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 266 [26], pl. 34, fig. 81.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84392, Central America.
= Pachynaias rugososulcata
 
 
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