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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Publication Information

Strayer, D.L. & K.J. Jirka. 1997. The Pearly Mussels of New York State. New York State Museum Memoir (26): 113 pp., 27 pls.

Species Described
Quadrula lachrymosa Swainson, 1840.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 378.
Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 177.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 256.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll.: 497.
Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon.: pl. 9, sp. 33.
Call, 1895, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis: 21.
F.C. Baker, 1898, Bull. Chicago Acad. Sci.: 83, pl. 25, fig. 1; pl. 12, fig. 2.
Call, 1900, Ind. Dept. Geol. Nat. Res.: 489.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 776.
Ortmann, 1910, Nautilus: 140.
Ortmann, 1910, Nautilus: 116.
Ortmann, 1912, Ann. Carnegie Mus.: 253.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 839, 841.
Ortmann & Walker, 1922, Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Mich.: 14, 16.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 47.
F.C. Baker, 1928, Bull. Wisconsin Geol. Nat. Hist. Survey: 84.
R.I. Johnson, 1980, Bull. MCZ: 90.
Vidrine, 1993, Histr. Distr. Freshw. Mussels LA: 53.
Strayer & Jirka, 1997, Pearly Mussels NY: 98.
(error for Unio lacrymosus Lea, 1828)
= Quadrula quadrula
 
Unio hippopaeus Lea, 1852.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 21 [as ‘hippopæus’].
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 261 [as ‘hippopæus’].
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll.: 497 [as ‘hippopæus’].
Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon.: pl. 11, sp. 40 [as ‘hippopæus’].
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 31 [as ‘hippopæus’].
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 767 [as ‘hippopæa’].
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 816 [as ‘hippopæa’].
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 61.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich: 287.
Clarke, 1973, Malacologia: 35.
Burch, 1975, Freshw. Unio. North Amer.: 165.
Strayer & Jirka, 1997, Pearly Mussels NY: 98.
He & Zhuang, 2013, Freshwater Bivalves China: 27.
(error for Unio hippopoeus Lea, 1845)
= Amblema plicata
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Actinonaias ligamentina (Lamarck). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 42).
Alasmidonta heterodon (Lea). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 43).
Alasmidonta marginata Say. — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 44).
Alasmidonta undulata (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 45).
Alasmidonta varicosa (Lamarck). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 46).
Alasmidonta viridis (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 47).
Amblema plicata (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 48).
Anodonta implicata Say. — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 49).
Anodontoides ferussacianus (Lea). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 50).
Cyclonaias tuberculata (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 94).
Elliptio complanata (Lightfoot). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 51).
Elliptio crassidens (Lamarck). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 96).
Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 52).
Epioblasma obliquata (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 96).
Epioblasma torulosa rangiana (Lea). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 94).
Epioblasma triquetra (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 53).
Fusconaia ebena (Lea). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 96).
Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 54).
Lampsilis abrupta (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 55).
Lampsilis cariosa (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 56).
Lampsilis fasciola Rafinesque. — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 58).
Lampsilis ovata (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 59).
Lampsilis radiata (Gmelin). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 60).
Lampsilis siliquoidea (Barnes). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 61).
Lampsilis teres (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 62).
Lasmigona complanata (Barnes). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 63).
Lasmigona compressa (Lea). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 64).
Lasmigona costata (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 65).
Lasmigona subviridis (Conrad). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 66).
Leptodea fragilis (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 67).
Leptodea leptodon (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 96).
Leptodea ochracea (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 68).
Ligumia nasuta (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 69).
Ligumia recta (Lamarck). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 70).
Ligumia subrostrata (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 96).
Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 71).
Obliquaria reflexa Rafinesque. — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 95).
Obovaria olivaria (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 73).
Obovaria subrotunda (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 74).
Pleurobema clava (Lamarck). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 75).
Pleurobema cordatum (Conrad) [sic]. — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 76).
Potamilus alatus (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 77).
Potamilus capax (Green). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 78).
Potamilus ohiensis (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 96).
Ptychobranchus fasciolaris (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 79).
Pyganodon cataracta (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 80).
Pyganodon grandis (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 82).
Pyganodon lacustris (Lea). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 83).
Quadrula cylindricus (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 97).
Quadrula nodulata. — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 99).
Quadrula pustulosa (Lea). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 84).
Quadrula quadrula Rafinesque. — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 85).
Simpsonaias ambigua (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 86).
Strophitus undulatus (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 87).
Toxolasma parvum (Barnes). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 88).
Tritogonia verrucosa (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 97).
Truncilla donaciformis (Lea). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 89).
Truncilla truncata Rafinesque. — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 90).
Unio pictorum Linnaeus. — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 97).
Uniomerus tetralasmus (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 95).
Utterbackia imbecillis (Say). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 91).
Venustaconcha ellipsiformis (Conrad). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 97).
Villosa fabalis (Lea). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 92).
Villosa iris (Lea). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 93).
 
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