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Publication Information

Simone, L.R.L. 2006. Land and Freshwater Molluscs of Brazil: An Illustrated Inventory of the Brazilian Malacofauna, Including Neighboring Regions of South America, Respect to the Terrestrial and Freshwater Ecosystems: 390 pp.

Species Described
Anodon amazoniensis Sowerby, 1870.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Sowerby, 1870, Conch. Icon.: pl. 30, sp. 120.
Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 284.
(error for Anodonta amazonensis Lea, 1860)
= Anodontites trigonus
 
Anodonta heringi Simone, 2006.
‘Clessin’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 278.
(error for Anodonta iheringi Clessin, 1882)
= Anodontites iheringi
 
Anodontites icarum Simone, 2006.
‘Philippi’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 284.
(error for Anodonta incarum Philippi, 1869)
= Anodontites trigonus
 
Anodontites latemarginata Simone, 2006.
‘Corsi’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 276.
(error for Anodonta latomarginata Lea, 1834)
= Anodontites patagonicus
 
Anodontites schomborgianus Simone, 2006.
‘Sowerby’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 274.
(error for Anodon schomburgianus Sowerby, 1870)
= Anodontites schomburgianus
 
Anodontites solidula Simone, 2006.
‘Küster’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 278.
(error for Anodonta solida Küster, 1853)
= Anodontites patagonicus
 
Anodontites sowerbiana Simone, 2006.
‘Ihering’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 283.
(error for Glabaris sowerbyana Ihering, 1893)
= Anodontites trapezeus
 
Anodontites subtrapezius Simone, 2006.
‘Lea, 1860’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 278 [nomen nudum].
= Anodontites patagonicus
 
Anodontites susanae Simone, 2006.
‘Gray’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 282.
(error for Anodon susannae Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833)
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodontites triangularis Simone, 2006.
‘Küster’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 278 [nomen nudum].
= Anodontites patagonicus
 
Anodontites exotica elongata Simone, 2006.
‘Orbigny, 1835’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 281 [nomen nudum].
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodontites exotica larga Simone, 2006.
‘Orbigny, 1835’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 282 [nomen nudum].
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodontites exotica oblonga Simone, 2006.
‘Orbigny, 1835’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 282 [nomen nudum].
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Bartelettia [sic] stephanensis Sowerby, 1872.
‘Moricand’ Of Authors.
Sowerby, 1872, Conch. Icon.: pl. 1, sp. 1.
Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 285.
(error for Etheria stefanensis Moricand, 1856)
= Bartlettia stefanensis
 
Bartlettia stenanii Simone, 2006.
‘1516’ [Modell] Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 285.
(error for Bartlettia stefaninii Modell, 1942)
= Bartlettia stefanensis
 
Castalia lateriquacrata Simone, 2006.
‘auctt.’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 252.
(error for Castalia lateriquadrata Sowerby, 1869)
= Castalia ambigua
 
Columba blainvilleana Ihering, 1890.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Ihering, 1890, Arch. Naturg.: 142.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 915.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1400.
Haas, 1931, Senckenbergiana: 102.
Morretes, 1949, Arqu. Mus. Paranaense: 28.
Bonetto, 1963, Physis: 11.
Parodiz & Bonetto, 1963, Malacologia: 206.
Modell, 1964, Arch. Moll.: 81.
Figueiras, 1965, Comm. Soc. Malac. Uruguay: 252.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich: 577.
Haas, 1969, Treatise on Invert. Paleo: N465.
Mansur, 1970, Iheringia: 55.
Bonetto & Mansur, 1970, Acta Zool. Lilloana: 256.
Millard, 2001, Class. Moll.: 1074.
Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 289.
(error for Anodonta blainvilliana Lea, 1834)
= Leila blainvilliana
 
Corbicula capivaris Simone, 2006.
‘Ihering’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 297, fig. 1037 [nomen nudum].

 
Diplodon bromnii Simone, 2006.
‘auctt.’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 255.
(error for Unio brownii Lea, 1856)
= Diplodon delodontus
 
Diplodon jickelii Simone, 2006.
‘Simpson, 1911’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 260.
(mis-ID'd reference to Nodularia jickeli Simpson, 1900; error for Nodularia jickeli Simpson, 1900)
= Diplodon parallelopipedon
 
Diplodon magnerianus Simone, 2006.
‘Simpson’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 257.
(error for Diplodon wagnerianum Simpson, 1900)
= Diplodon ellipticus
 
Diplodon parallelipipedon Simpson, 1900.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 884.
Corsi, 1900, Anais Mus. Nac. Montevideo: 447.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1274-1275.
Haas, 1930, Senckenbergiana: 189.
Morretes, 1949, Arqu. Mus. Paranaense: 18.
Parodiz, 1968, Sterkiana: 8.
Mansur, 1970, Iheringia: 83.
Quintana, 1982, Rev. Mus. Argentino Zoológicas: 128.
Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 260.
(error for Unio parallelopipedon Lea, 1834)
= Diplodon parallelopipedon
 
Diplodon (Rhipidodonta) paranaensis Morretes, 1949.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Morretes, 1949, Arqu. Mus. Paranaense: 20.
Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 273.
(error for Unio paranensis Lea, 1834)
= Diplodon paranensis
 
Monocondylaea fransiscana Simone, 2006.
‘Moricand’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 291.
(error for Unio franciscana Moricand, 1837)
= Monocondylaea franciscana
 
Paxyodon symatophorus Simone, 2006.
‘auctt.’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 251.
(error for Mya syrmatophora Gmelin, 1791)
= Prisodon syrmatophorus
 
Prisodon amazonica Simone, 2006.
‘Frierson’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 249.
(error for Hyria amazonia Frierson, 1914)
= Triplodon corrugatus
 
Prisodon audatus Simone, 2006.
‘Wagner’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 251.
(error for Unio caudatus Spix & Wagner, 1827)
= Prisodon obliquus
 
Rhipidodonta demarcaraensis Simone, 2006.
‘Lea’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 271.
(error for Unio demeraraensis Lea, 1859)
= Diplodon suavidicus
 
Rhipidodonta martensis Simone, 2006.
‘Ihering’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 267.
(error for Unio martensi Ihering, 1893)
= Diplodon martensi
 
Rhipidodonta pacus Simone, 2006.
‘Lea’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 267.
(error for Unio parcus Lea, 1866)
= Diplodon charruanus
 
Rhipidodonta pruinoides Simone, 2006.
‘Lea’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 267.
(error for Unio prunoides Lea, 1868)
= Diplodon peraeformis
 
Unio lepidioir Bonetto, 1964.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Bonetto, 1964, Physis: 327.
Bonetto, 1965, Anais Congr. Lat.-Amer. Zool.: 50.
Bonetto & Mansur, 1970, Acta Zool. Lilloana: 249.
Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 267.
(error for Unio lepidior Lea, 1870)
= Diplodon charruanus
 
Unio nuloticus Simone, 2006.
‘Sowerby’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 259.
(error for Unio niloticus Sowerby, 1868)
= Diplodon granosus
 
Unio paraeformis Figueiras, 1965.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Figueiras, 1965, Comm. Soc. Malac. Uruguay: 239.
Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 267.
(error for Unio peraeformis Lea, 1860)
= Diplodon peraeformis
 
Taxonomic Opinions
cf. Anodontites aperta (Rafinesque, 1832). — Simone (2006: 284).
Anodontites crispatus Bruguière, 1792. — Simone (2006: 274).
Anodontites elongatus (Swainson, 1823). — Simone (2006: 274).
Anodontites ferrarisi (Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 276).
cf. Anodontites giullaini (Recluz in H. & A. Adams, 1857). — Simone (2006: 284).
cf. Anodontites irisans Marshall, 1927. — Simone (2006: 285).
Anodontites moricandi (Lea, 1860). — Simone (2006: 277).
Anodontites obtusus (Spix, 1827). — Simone (2006: 277).
cf. Anodontites paphos (Rafinesque in Simpson, 1900). — Simone (2006: 285).
Anodontites patagonicus (Lamarck, 1819). — Simone (2006: 278).
Anodontites tenebricosus (Lea, 1834). — Simone (2006: 279).
Anodontites tortilis (Lea, 1852). — Simone (2006: 280).
Anodontites trapesialis (Lamarck, 1819). — Simone (2006: 281).
Anodontites trapezeus (Spix, 1827). — Simone (2006: 283).
Anodontites trigonus (Spix, 1827). — Simone (2006: 284).
Anticorbula fluviatilis H. Adams, 1860. — Simone (2006: 305).
Bartlettia stephanensis [sic] (Moricand, 1856). — Simone (2006: 285).
Byssanodonta paranensis Orbigny, 1846. — Simone (2006: 305).
Byssanodonta riograndensis (Ihering in Morretes, 1949). — Simone (2006: 305).
Callonaia duprei (Récluz, 1842). — Simone (2006: 251).
Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819. — Simone (2006: 252).
Castalia inflata d’Orbigny, 1835. — Simone (2006: 253).
Castalia martensi (von Ihering, 1893). — Simone (2006: 253).
Castalia multisulcata Hupé, 1857. — Simone (2006: 253).
Castalia nehringi (von Ihering, 1893). — Simone (2006: 253).
Castalia orinocensis Morrison, 1943. — Simone (2006: 254).
Castalia psammoica (Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 254).
Castalia undosa von Martens, 1885. — Simone (2006: 254).
Castaliella sulcata (Krauss, 1849). — Simone (2006: 255).
Congeria hoeblichi Schütt, 1991. — Simone (2006: 294).
Corbicula fluminea (Müller, 1774). — Simone (2006: 312).
Corbicula largillierti (Philippi, 1844). — Simone (2006: 312).
Cyanocyclas amazonica (Prime, 1870). — Simone (2006: 297).
Cyanocyclas boliviana (Philippi, 1851). — Simone (2006: 297).
Cyanocyclas brasiliana (Deshayes, 1854). — Simone (2006: 297).
Cyanocyclas capivaris (Ihering). — Simone (2006: 297).
Cyanocyclas cuneata (Jonas, 1844). — Simone (2006: 297).
Cyanocyclas isocardioides (Deshayes, 1854). — Simone (2006: 297).
Cyanocyclas limosa (Maton, 1809). — Simone (2006: 295).
Cyanocyclas nitidula (Deshayes, 1854). — Simone (2006: 297).
Cyanocyclas obscura (Prime, 1860). — Simone (2006: 297).
Cyanocyclas obsoleta (Deshayes, 1854). — Simone (2006: 298).
Cyanocyclas ordinaria (Prime, 1865). — Simone (2006: 298).
Cyanocyclas paranacensis (d’Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 295).
Cyanocyclas placens (Hanley, 1844). — Simone (2006: 298).
Cyanocyclas regalis (Prime, 1865). — Simone (2006: 298).
Cyanocyclas rotunda (Prime, 1860). — Simone (2006: 298).
Cyanocyclas surinamica (Clessin, 1879). — Simone (2006: 299).
Cyanocyclas undulata (Marshall, 1927). — Simone (2006: 299).
Diplodon besckeanus (Dunker, 1848). — Simone (2006: 255).
Diplodon delodontus (Lamarck, 1819). — Simone (2006: 255).
Diplodon ellipticus (Wagner, 1827). — Simone (2006: 257).
Diplodon expansus (Küster, 1856). — Simone (2006: 257).
Diplodon fluctiger (Lea, 1859). — Simone (2006: 259).
Diplodon fontainianus (Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 259).
Diplodon granosus (Bruguière, 1792). — Simone (2006: 259).
Diplodon multistriatus (Lea, 1834). — Simone (2006: 259).
cf. Diplodon paphos Rafinesque, 1832. — Simone (2006: 273).
Diplodon parallelipipedon [sic] (Lea, 1834). — Simone (2006: 260).
Diplodon parodizi (Bonetto, 1960). — Simone (2006: 261).
Diplodon patagonicus (Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 261).
Diplodon rhuacoicus (Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 262).
Diplodon rotundatus Lamarck in Lucena, 1951. — Simone (2006: 273).
Diplodon voltzi Vernhout, 1914. — Simone (2006: 264).
Diplodon wymanii (Lea, 1860). — Simone (2006: 264).
Diplodontites cookei Marshall, 1922. — Simone (2006: 273).
Diplodontites olssoni Pilsbry, 1933. — Simone (2006: 274).
Diplodontites pilsbryana Olsson & Wurtz, 1951. — Simone (2006: 274).
Eupera bahiensis (Spix, 1827). — Simone (2006: 302).
Eupera doellojuradoi Klappenbach, 1962. — Simone (2006: 303).
Eupera elliptica Ituarte & Mansur, 1993. — Simone (2006: 303).
Eupera guaraniana Ituarte, 1994. — Simone (2006: 303).
Eupera iguazuensis Ituarte, 1989. — Simone (2006: 303).
Eupera klappenbachi Mansur & Veitenheimer, 1975. — Simone (2006: 303).
Eupera modioliforme Anton, 1837. — Simone (2006: 304).
Eupera platensis Doello-Jurado, 1921. — Simone (2006: 304).
Eupera primei Klapenbach, 1967 [sic]. — Simone (2006: 304).
Eupera simoni (Jousseaume, 1889). — Simone (2006: 304).
Eupera tumida (Clessin, 1879). — Simone (2006: 304).
Fossula fossiculifera (Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 285).
Haasica balzani (Ihering, 1893). — Simone (2006: 294).
Iheringella isocardioides (Lea, 1857). — Simone (2006: 294).
Iheringella semisulcata (Adams, 1870). — Simone (2006: 293).
Lamproscapha ensiformis (Spix & Wagner, 1827). — Simone (2006: 285).
Leila blainvilleana [sic] (Lea, 1835). — Simone (2006: 289).
Limnoperna fortunei (Dunker, 1857). — Simone (2006: 312).
Monocondylaea corrientesensis Orbigny, 1835. — Simone (2006: 290).
Monocondylaea minuana Orbigny, 1835. — Simone (2006: 291).
Monocondylaea paraguayana Orbigny, 1835. — Simone (2006: 291).
Musculium argentinum (Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 305).
Mycetopoda legumen (Martens, 1888). — Simone (2006: 286).
Mycetopoda siliquosa (Spix, 1827). — Simone (2006: 286).
Mycetopoda soleniformis (Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 288).
Mycetopodella falcatus (Higgins, 1868). — Simone (2006: 293).
Mytilopsis lopesi Alvarenga & Ricci, 1989. — Simone (2006: 294).
Paxyodon syrmatophorus (Meuschen in Gronovius, 1781). — Simone (2006: 251).
Pisidium bejumae Baker, 1930. — Simone (2006: 299).
Pisidium boliviense Sturany, 1900. — Simone (2006: 299).
Pisidium forense Meier Brook, 1967. — Simone (2006: 299).
Pisidium globulus Clessin, 1888. — Simone (2006: 300).
Pisidium iquito Ituarte, 2000. — Simone (2006: 300).
Pisidium observationis (Pilsbry, 1911). — Simone (2006: 300).
Pisidium patagonicum Pilsbry, 1911. — Simone (2006: 300).
Pisidium pulchellum (d’Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 301).
Pisidium punctifera (Guppy, 1867). — Simone (2006: 301).
Pisidium sterkianum Pilsbry, 1897. — Simone (2006: 301).
Pisidium vile Pilsbry, 1897. — Simone (2006: 302).
Pisidium zonifer Pilsbry, 1911. — Simone (2006: 302).
Prisodon corrugatus (Lamarck, 1819). — Simone (2006: 249).
Prisodon obliquus (Schumacher, 1817). — Simone (2006: 250).
Rhipidodonta burroughiana (Lea, 1834). — Simone (2006: 264).
Rhipidodonta charruana (Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 267).
Rhipidodonta funebralis (Lea, 1860). — Simone (2006: 267).
Rhipidodonta grata (Lea, 1866). — Simone (2006: 267).
Rhipidodonta hylaea (Orbigny, 1835). — Simone (2006: 268).
Rhipidodonta rhombea (Wagner, 1827). — Simone (2006: 270).
Rhipidodonta suavidica (Lea, 1856). — Simone (2006: 270).
Rhipidodonta variabilis (Maton, 1809). — Simone (2006: 271).
Tamsiella amazonica Bonetto, 1972. — Simone (2006: 293).
Tamsiella tamsiana (Dunker, 1858). — Simone (2006: 293).
 
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