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Publication Information

Oesch, R.D. 1984. Missouri Naiades: A Guide to the Mussels of Missouri: 270 pp.

Species Described
Anodonta ohioensis Agassiz, 1852.
‘Rafinesque’ Of Authors.
Agassiz, 1852, Arch. Naturg.: 46.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 648.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 437.
Oesch, 1984, Missouri Naiades: 183 [as ‘Potamilus’].
(error for Anodonta ohiensis Rafinesque, 1820)
= Potamilus ohiensis
 
Corbicula fulminea Schlüter, 1838.
‘Müller’ Of Authors.
Schlüter, 1838, Kurzgef. Syst. Verz. Conch. Samml.: 34.
Oesch, 1984, Missouri Naiades: 238.
(error for Tellina fluminea Müller, 1774)
= Corbicula fluminea
 
Unio reevianus Conrad, 1853.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 256.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 538.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 74.
Utterback, 1916, Amer. Midl. Nat.: 449.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 73.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich: 437.
R.I. Johnson, 1980, Bull. MCZ: 132.
Oesch, 1984, Missouri Naiades: 225.
Turgeon et al., 1988, Am. Fisher. Soc. Spec. Publ.: 31.
Williams et al., 1993, Fisheries: 12.
Turgeon et al., 1998, Am. Fisher. Soc. Spec. Publ.: 35.
Graf & Cummings, 2007, J. Moll. Studies: 305.
Bogan, 2010, FADA: [web].
Haag, 2012, N. Amer. Freshw. Mussels: 71 [as ‘Lampsilis reeviana’].
(error for Unio reeveianus Lea, 1852)
= Lampsilis reeveiana
 
Unio topekensis Utterback, 1916.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Utterback, 1916, Amer. Midl. Nat.: 438.
Oesch, 1984, Missouri Naiades: 198.
(error for Unio topekaensis Lea, 1868)
= Sagittunio subrostrata
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Actinonaias ligamentina carinata (Barnes, 1823). — Oesch (1984: 146).
Alasmidonta marginata Say, 1818. — Oesch (1984: 53).
Alasmidonta viridis Rafinesque, 1820. — Oesch (1984: 56).
Amblema plicata (Say, 1817). — Oesch (1984: 100).
Anodonta grandis corpulenta Cooper, 1834. — Oesch (1984: 43).
Anodonta grandis grandis Say, 1829. — Oesch (1984: 40).
Anodonta imbecillis Say, 1829. — Oesch (1984: 34).
Anodonta suborbiculata Say, 1831. — Oesch (1984: 37).
Anodontoides ferussacianus (Lea, 1834). — Oesch (1984: 46).
Arcidens confragosus (Say, 1829). — Oesch (1984: 59).
Corbicula fulminea [sic] Müller, 1774. — Oesch (1984: 238).
Cumberlandia monodonta (Say, 1829). — Oesch (1984: 31).
Cyclonaias tuberculata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 115).
Cyprogenia aberti (Conrad, 1850). — Oesch (1984: 142).
Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771). — Oesch (1984: 241).
Ellipsaria lineolata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 155).
Elliptio crassidens crassidens (Lamarck, 1819). — Oesch (1984: 126).
Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 129).
Fusconaia ebena (Lea, 1831). — Oesch (1984: 106).
Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 109).
Fusconaia ozarkensis (Call, 1887). — Oesch (1984: 112).
Lampsilis orbiculata (Hildreth, 1828). — Oesch (1984: 216).
Lampsilis radiata luteola (Lamarck, 1819). — Oesch (1984: 213).
Lampsilis rafinesqueana Frierson, 1927. — Oesch (1984: 219).
Lampsilis reeviana reeviana [sic] (Lea, 1852). — Oesch (1984: 225).
Lampsilis reeviana [sic] brevicula (Call, 1887). — Oesch (1984: 227).
Lampsilis reeviana [sic] brittsi Simpson, 1900. — Oesch (1984: 229).
Lampsilis teres anodontoides (Rafinesque, 1820) [sic]. — Oesch (1984: 209).
Lampsilis teres teres (Smith, 1899) [sic]. — Oesch (1984: 207).
Lampsilis ventricosa (Barnes, 1823). — Oesch (1984: 222).
Lasmigona complanata (Barnes, 1823). — Oesch (1984: 66).
Lasmigona costata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 70).
Leptodea fragilis (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 172).
Leptodea leptodon (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 170).
Ligumia recta (Lamarck, 1819). — Oesch (1984: 195).
Ligumia subrostrata (Say, 1831). — Oesch (1984: 198).
Megalonaias nervosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 73).
Obliquaria reflexa Rafinesque, 1820. — Oesch (1984: 139).
Obovaria jacksoniana (Frierson, 1912). — Oesch (1984: 161).
Obovaria olivaria (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 158).
Plagiola curtisi (Utterback, 1916). — Oesch (1984: 235).
Plagiola triquetra (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 232).
Plectomerus dombeyana (Valenciennes, 1827). — Oesch (1984: 78).
Plethobasus cyphyus (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 118).
Pleurobema sintoxia (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 122).
Potamilus alatus (Say, 1817). — Oesch (1984: 176).
Potamilus capax (Green, 1832). — Oesch (1984: 186).
Potamilus ohioensis [sic] (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 183).
Potamilus purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819). — Oesch (1984: 180).
Ptychobranchus occidentalis (Conrad, 1836). — Oesch (1984: 136).
Quadrula cylindrica cylindrica (Say, 1817). — Oesch (1984: 91).
Quadrula metanevra (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 94).
Quadrula nodulata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 97).
Quadrula pustulosa (Lea, 1831). — Oesch (1984: 88).
Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 85).
Simpsonaias ambigua (Say, 1825). — Oesch (1984: 63).
Strophitus undulatus undulatus (Say, 1817). — Oesch (1984: 49).
Toxolasma lividus glans (Lea, 1831). — Oesch (1984: 192).
Toxolasma parvus (Barnes, 1823). — Oesch (1984: 189).
Tritogonia verrucosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Oesch (1984: 82).
Truncilla donaciformis (Lea, 1828). — Oesch (1984: 164).
Truncilla truncata Rafinesque, 1820. — Oesch (1984: 167).
Uniomerus tetralasmus (Say, 1830). — Oesch (1984: 132).
Venustaconcha ellipsiformis ellipsiformis (Conrad, 1836). — Oesch (1984: 149).
Venustaconcha ellipsiformis pleasii (Marsh, 1891). — Oesch (1984: 152).
Villosa iris (Lea, 1829). — Oesch (1984: 201).
Villosa lienosa lienosa (Conrad, 1834). — Oesch (1984: 204).
 
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