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

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Publication Information

Haas, F. 1952. Shells collected by the Peabody Museum Expedition to the Near East, 1950. I. Mollusks from the Persian Gulf. Nautilus 65(4): 114-119.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Unio elongatus Lea, 1836.
‘Pfeiffer’ Of Authors.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 37.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 37.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll.: 491.
Haas, 1952, Nautilus: 118.
(error for Unio elongatula C. Pfeiffer, 1825)
= Unio mancus
Taxonomic Opinions
Anodonta taurica Bourg. — Haas (1952: 119).
Anodonta vescoiana Bourg. — Haas (1952: 119).
Pseudodontopsis euphraticus Bourg. — Haas (1952: 118).
Unio crassus bruguierianus Bourg. — Haas (1952: 119).
Unio elongatus [sic]. — Haas (1952: 118).
Unio elongatus [sic] eucirrus Bourg. — Haas (1952: 118).
Unio tigridis Bourg. — Haas (1952: 118).
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