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

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Publication Information

Cummings, K.S. & C.A. Mayer. 1992. Field Guide to Freshwater Mussels of the Midwest. Illinois Natural History Survey Manual (5): 194 pp.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Unio texasensis Lea, 1860.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 359.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 59.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 563.
Ortmann, 1915, Nautilus: 141.
Utterback, 1916, Amer. Midl. Nat.: 398.
Gordon et al., 1979, Bull. AMU: 35, Table 3.
Cummings & Mayer, 1992, Freshw. Mussels Midwest: 134.
Vidrine, 1993, Histr. Distr. Freshw. Mussels LA: 169.
Bogan, 2010, FADA: [web].
McMurray et al., 2012, Mo. Freshw. Mussels: 57 [as ‘Toxolasma texasense’].
ITIS, 2012, ITIS: [web].
Haag, 2012, N. Amer. Freshw. Mussels: 70 [as ‘Toxolasma texasensis’].
(error for Unio texasiensis Lea, 1857)
= Toxolasma texasiense
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Actinonaias ligamentina (Lamarck, 1819). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 104).
Alasmidonta marginata Say, 1818. — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 84).
Alasmidonta viridis (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 86).
Amblema plicata (Say, 1817). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 40).
Anodonta suborbiculata Say, 1831. — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 76).
Anodontoides ferussacianus (Lea, 1834). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 80).
Arcidens confragosus (Say, 1829). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 88).
Corbicula fluminea (Müller, 1774). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 174).
Cumberlandia monodonta (Say, 1829). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 22).
Cyclonaias tuberculata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 48).
Cyprogenia stegaria (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 102).
Ellipsaria lineolata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 106).
Elliptio crassidens (Lamarck, 1819). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 66).
Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 68).
Epioblasma flexuosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 170).
Epioblasma obliquata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 164).
Epioblasma personata (Say, 1829). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 170).
Epioblasma propinqua (Lea, 1857). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 170).
Epioblasma rangiana (Lea, 1839). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 168).
Epioblasma sampsonii (Lea, 1861). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 170).
Epioblasma torulosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 166).
Epioblasma triquetra (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 162).
Fusconaia ebena (Lea, 1831). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 42).
Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 46).
Fusconaia subrotunda (Lea, 1831). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 44).
Hemistena lata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 70).
Lampsilis abrupta (Say, 1831). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 154).
Lampsilis cardium Rafinesque, 1820. — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 156).
Lampsilis fasciola Rafinesque, 1820. — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 160).
Lampsilis higginsii (Lea, 1857). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 152).
Lampsilis ovata (Say, 1817). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 158).
Lampsilis siliquoidea (Barnes, 1823). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 150).
Lampsilis teres (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 148).
Lasmigona complanata (Barnes, 1823). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 92).
Lasmigona compressa (Lea, 1829). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 96).
Lasmigona costata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 94).
Leptodea fragilis (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 120).
Leptodea leptodon (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 118).
Ligumia recta (Lamarck, 1819). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 136).
Ligumia subrostrata (Say, 1831). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 138).
Megalonaias nervosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 24).
Obliquaria reflexa Rafinesque, 1820. — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 100).
Obovaria olivaria (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 108).
Obovaria retusa (Lamarck, 1819). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 112).
Obovaria subrotunda (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 110).
Plethobasus cicatricosus (Say, 1829). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 52).
Plethobasus cooperianus (Lea, 1834). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 54).
Plethobasus cyphyus (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 50).
Pleurobema clava (Lamarck, 1819). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 56).
Pleurobema coccineum (Conrad, 1836). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 58).
Pleurobema cordatum (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 62).
Pleurobema plenum (Lea, 1840). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 60).
Pleurobema rubrum (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 64).
Potamilus alatus (Say, 1817). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 124).
Potamilus capax (Green, 1832). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 128).
Potamilus ohiensis (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 122).
Potamilus purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 126).
Ptychobranchus fasciolaris (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 98).
Pyganodon grandis (Say, 1829). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 78).
Quadrula cylindrica (Say, 1817). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 32).
Quadrula fragosa (Conrad, 1835). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 28).
Quadrula metanevra (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 34).
Quadrula nodulata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 36).
Quadrula pustulosa (Lea, 1831). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 38).
Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 30).
Simpsonaias ambigua (Say, 1825). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 90).
Strophitus undulatus (Say, 1817). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 82).
Toxolasma lividus (Rafinesque, 1831). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 132).
Toxolasma parvus (Barnes, 1823). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 130).
Toxolasma texasensis [sic] (Lea, 1857). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 134).
Tritogonia verrucosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 26).
Truncilla donaciformis (Lea, 1828). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 116).
Truncilla truncata Rafinesque, 1820. — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 114).
Uniomerus tetralasmus (Say, 1831). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 72).
Utterbackia imbecillis (Say, 1829). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 74).
Venustaconcha ellipsiformis (Conrad, 1836). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 140).
Villosa fabalis (Lea, 1831). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 142).
Villosa iris (Lea, 1829). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 144).
Villosa lienosa (Conrad, 1834). — Cummings & Mayer (1992: 146).
 
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