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Publication Information

Deshayes, G.P. 1854. Veneridæ, Cyprinidæ and Glauconomidæ. Catalogue of the Conchifera or Bivalve Shells in the Collection of the British Museum part 1: 292 pp.
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Species Described
Batissa jayana Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 237.
(new name for Cyrena jayensis Lea, 1831)
= Batissa violacea
 
Corbicula brasiliana Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 232.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll.: 447.

 
Corbicula compressa Adams & Adams, 1857.
‘Mousson MS’ Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 227 [nomen nudum].
‘Mousson’ Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll.: 447.
= Corbicula rivalis
 
Corbicula cor Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 221.
(mis-ID'd reference to Cyrena cor Lamarck, 1818)
= Corbicula fluminea
 
Corbicula cumingii Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 228.
= Corbicula squalida
 
Corbicula moussoni Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 227.
= Corbicula javanica
 
Corbicula occidens Deshayes, 1854.
“Benson” Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 223.
= Corbicula striatella
 
Cyclas straminea Deshayes, 1854.
‘Conrad’ Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 267.
(error for Cyclas staminea Conrad, 1834)
= Sphaerium striatinum
 
Cyrena aequilateralis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 255 [as ‘æquilateralis’].
(new name for Cyrena aequilatera Deshayes, 1854)
= Polymesoda mexicana
 
Cyrena peruviana Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 259.
= Polymesoda anomala
 
Cyrena violacea var. suborbicularis Deshayes, 1854.
‘Mousson’ Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 238.
(error for Cyrena javanica Mousson, 1849)
= Batissa violacea
 
Pisum adamsi Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 284.
(new name for Cyclas pygmaea Adams, 1849; sec. homonym of Pisidium adamsi Stimpson, 1851)
= Pisidium jamaicense
 
Pisum parasiticum Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 280.
= Eupera ferruginea
 
Pisum recluzianum Deshayes, 1854.
‘Bourguignat’ Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus.: 279.
(error for Cyclas reclusianum Bourguignat, 1852)

 
Taxonomic Opinions
Batissa atrata Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 240).
Batissa childrenæ Gray, 1825. — Deshayes (1854: 237).
Batissa corbiculoides Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 239).
Batissa eximia Dunk. — Deshayes (1854: 235).
Batissa humerosa Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 239).
Batissa insignis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 236).
Batissa jayensis Lea. — Deshayes (1854: 237).
Batissa keraudrenia Less. 1829. — Deshayes (1854: 235).
Batissa lenticularis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 237).
Batissa megadesma Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 239).
Batissa obesa Hinds. — Deshayes (1854: 238).
Batissa producta Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 236).
Batissa rotundata Lea. — Deshayes (1854: 235).
Batissa tenebrosa Hinds. — Deshayes (1854: 238).
Batissa triquetra Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 236).
Batissa violacea Lamk. — Deshayes (1854: 238).
Batissa violacea var. suborbicularis [sic] Mousson. — Deshayes (1854: 238).
Corbicula africana Krauss. — Deshayes (1854: 222).
Corbicula ambigua Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 223).
Corbicula australis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 230).
Corbicula bengalensis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 224).
Corbicula bensoni Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 223).
Corbicula brasiliana Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 232).
Corbicula cashmiriensis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 224).
Corbicula compressa Mousson, MSS. fide Morelet. — Deshayes (1854: 227).
Corbicula consobrina Cailliaud. — Deshayes (1854: 221).
Corbicula convexa Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 231).
Corbicula cor Lamarck. — Deshayes (1854: 221).
Corbicula cumingii Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 228).
Corbicula cuneata Jonas. — Deshayes (1854: 231).
Corbicula debilis Gould. — Deshayes (1854: 234).
Corbicula euphratica Bronn. — Deshayes (1854: 234).
Corbicula fluminalis Müll. — Deshayes (1854: 222).
Corbicula fluminea Müll. — Deshayes (1854: 226).
Corbicula fluviatilis Müll. — Deshayes (1854: 226).
Corbicula grandis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 225).
Corbicula incrassata Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 233).
Corbicula largillierti Phil. — Deshayes (1854: 225).
Corbicula limosa Maton. — Deshayes (1854: 231).
Corbicula malaccensis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 229).
Corbicula moussoni. — Deshayes (1854: 227).
Corbicula nepeanensis Less. — Deshayes (1854: 230).
Corbicula nitens Philippi in Menke. — Deshayes (1854: 227).
Corbicula obscura Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 232).
Corbicula obsoleta Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 230).
Corbicula occidens Benson, 1824?. — Deshayes (1854: 223).
Corbicula orientalis Lamk. — Deshayes (1854: 227).
Corbicula ovalina Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 229).
Corbicula panormitana Bivona. — Deshayes (1854: 220).
Corbicula paranensis D’Orb. — Deshayes (1854: 231).
Corbicula pulchella Mousson. — Deshayes (1854: 228).
Corbicula pullata Phil. — Deshayes (1854: 232).
Corbicula pusilla Philippi. — Deshayes (1854: 221).
Corbicula radiata Philippi. — Deshayes (1854: 222).
Corbicula recurvata Eydoux. — Deshayes (1854: 226).
Corbicula rivalis Von dem Busch in Phil. — Deshayes (1854: 228).
Corbicula semisulcata Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 230).
Corbicula similis Gray in Wood. — Deshayes (1854: 225).
Corbicula squalida Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 233).
Corbicula striatella Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 224).
Corbicula sulcatina Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 233).
Corbicula triangularis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 234).
Corbicula trigona Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 224).
Corbicula trigonella Desh. Lamk. — Deshayes (1854: 234).
Corbicula tumida Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 229).
Corbicula variegata D’Orb. — Deshayes (1854: 232).
Corbicula woodiana Lea. — Deshayes (1854: 225).
Cyrena aequilateralis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 255).
Cyrena affinis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 245).
Cyrena angulata Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 259).
Cyrena anomala Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 257).
Cyrena arctata Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 253).
Cyrena bengalensis Desh. Lamk. — Deshayes (1854: 243).
Cyrena buschii Phil. — Deshayes (1854: 243).
Cyrena caroliniensis Lamk. — Deshayes (1854: 254).
Cyrena compta Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 249).
Cyrena conjuncta Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 244).
Cyrena cordiformis Recluz. — Deshayes (1854: 259).
Cyrena cumingii Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 257).
Cyrena cyprinoides Quoy. & Gaim. — Deshayes (1854: 247).
Cyrena decipiens Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 248).
Cyrena depressa Desh. Lamk. — Deshayes (1854: 260).
Cyrena divaricata Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 247).
Cyrena dura Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 252).
Cyrena essingtonensis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 251).
Cyrena expansa Mousson. — Deshayes (1854: 243).
Cyrena fallax Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 244).
Cyrena floridana Conrad, 1846. — Deshayes (1854: 257).
Cyrena fontainei D’Orb. — Deshayes (1854: 253).
Cyrena galatheæ Mörch. — Deshayes (1854: 246).
Cyrena impressa Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 249).
Cyrena incerta Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 250).
Cyrena inflata Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 260).
Cyrena inquinata Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 244).
Cyrena insignis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 255).
Cyrena isocardioides Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 258).
Cyrena jukesi Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 251).
Cyrena lauta Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 245).
Cyrena mactroides Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 246).
Cyrena maritima Adams. — Deshayes (1854: 258).
Cyrena mexicana Brod. & Sow. — Deshayes (1854: 260).
Cyrena nitida Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 250).
Cyrena nitidula Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 256).
Cyrena notabilis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 256).
Cyrena oblonga Quoy & Gaim. — Deshayes (1854: 257).
Cyrena oviformis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 245).
Cyrena pallida Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 247).
Cyrena papua Lesson. — Deshayes (1854: 250).
Cyrena peruviana Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 259).
Cyrena placens Hanley, 1844. — Deshayes (1854: 252).
Cyrena placida Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 252).
Cyrena radiata Hanley, 1844. — Deshayes (1854: 254).
Cyrena salmacida Morelet. — Deshayes (1854: 259).
Cyrena similis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 245).
Cyrena sinuosa Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 249).
Cyrena solida Phil. — Deshayes (1854: 254).
Cyrena sordida Hanley, 1844. — Deshayes (1854: 255).
Cyrena sublobata Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 248).
Cyrena suborbicularis Phil. — Deshayes (1854: 251).
Cyrena subquadrata Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 256).
Cyrena sumatrensis Sow. — Deshayes (1854: 242).
Cyrena triangula Phil. — Deshayes (1854: 253).
Cyrena triangularis Metcalfe, 1851. — Deshayes (1854: 242).
Cyrena turgida Lea. — Deshayes (1854: 242).
Cyrena vanikorensis Quoy & Gaim. — Deshayes (1854: 252).
Cyrena ventricosa Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 246).
Cyrena zeylanica. — Deshayes (1854: 248).
Pisum abditum Haldeman, 1841. — Deshayes (1854: 282).
Pisum abruptum Haldeman, 1841. — Deshayes (1854: 281).
Pisum adamsi. — Deshayes (1854: 284).
Pisum altile Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 283).
Pisum amnicum Müll. — Deshayes (1854: 274).
Pisum australe Lamk. — Deshayes (1854: 285).
Pisum bahiense Spix. — Deshayes (1854: 284).
Pisum canariense Shuttleworth. — Deshayes (1854: 281).
Pisum casertanum Poli, 1791. — Deshayes (1854: 275).
Pisum chilensis D’Orb. — Deshayes (1854: 284).
Pisum compressum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 282).
Pisum creplini Dunker, 1845. — Deshayes (1854: 280).
Pisum dubium Say. — Deshayes (1854: 282).
Pisum edentulum Say. — Deshayes (1854: 282).
Pisum ferrugineum Krauss. — Deshayes (1854: 281).
Pisum henslowianum [sic] Sheppard. — Deshayes (1854: 278).
Pisum lenticulare Normand. — Deshayes (1854: 280).
Pisum lumstenianum Forbes. — Deshayes (1854: 280).
Pisum maculatum Anton, 1837. — Deshayes (1854: 283).
Pisum minus Adams & Migh. — Deshayes (1854: 281).
Pisum modioliformis Anton, 1837. — Deshayes (1854: 283).
Pisum nitidum Jenyns. — Deshayes (1854: 277).
Pisum obtusale Lamk. — Deshayes (1854: 279).
Pisum parasiticum Parreys, MSS. — Deshayes (1854: 280).
Pisum pulchellum D’Orb. — Deshayes (1854: 283).
Pisum pulchellum Jenyns. — Deshayes (1854: 278).
Pisum pusillum Gmel. — Deshayes (1854: 277).
Pisum recluzianum [sic] Bourguignat, 1852. — Deshayes (1854: 279).
Pisum semen Menke. — Deshayes (1854: 284).
Pisum veatleyi Adams,. — Deshayes (1854: 283).
Pisum virginicum Gmel. — Deshayes (1854: 281).
Pisum vitreum Risso. — Deshayes (1854: 276).
Sphærium acuminatum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 271).
Sphærium albulum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 269).
Sphærium argentinum D’Orb. — Deshayes (1854: 272).
Sphærium aureum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 268).
Sphærium capensis Krauss. — Deshayes (1854: 265).
Sphærium cardissa Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 268).
Sphærium castaneum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 270).
Sphærium consobrina Féruss. in Blainville. — Deshayes (1854: 263).
Sphærium corneum Linn. — Deshayes (1854: 263).
Sphærium detruncatum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 272).
Sphærium distortum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 271).
Sphærium dubium Say. — Deshayes (1854: 266).
Sphærium egregium Gould. — Deshayes (1854: 273).
Sphærium elegans Adams. — Deshayes (1854: 270).
Sphærium elevata Haldeman, 1841. — Deshayes (1854: 269).
Sphærium emarginatum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 267).
Sphærium fabale Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 269).
Sphærium flavum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 268).
Sphærium gigantea Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 267).
Sphærium gracilis Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 268).
Sphærium indicum Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 265).
Sphærium inornatum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 270).
Sphærium jayense (jayanum) Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 270).
Sphærium lacustre Müll. — Deshayes (1854: 262).
Sphærium maculatum Morelet. — Deshayes (1854: 272).
Sphærium mirabilis Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 269).
Sphærium modestum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 270).
Sphærium nitidum Mighels & Adams. — Deshayes (1854: 271).
Sphærium novaæ zelandiæ Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 272).
Sphærium partumeia Say. — Deshayes (1854: 266).
Sphærium patella Gould. — Deshayes (1854: 271).
Sphærium ponderosum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 268).
Sphærium rhomboideum Say. — Deshayes (1854: 266).
Sphærium rivicola Lamk. — Deshayes (1854: 261).
Sphærium rosaceum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 270).
Sphærium ryckholti Normand. — Deshayes (1854: 264).
Sphærium securis Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 268).
Sphærium simile Say. — Deshayes (1854: 265).
Sphærium simplex Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 271).
Sphærium solidulum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 269).
Sphærium solidum Normand. — Deshayes (1854: 265).
Sphærium steenbuchi Möll. — Deshayes (1854: 264).
Sphærium stramineum [sic] Conrad. — Deshayes (1854: 266).
Sphærium tenuistriatum Prime. — Deshayes (1854: 267).
Sphærium terveriana Dupuy. — Deshayes (1854: 264).
Sphærium transversum Say. — Deshayes (1854: 267).
Velorita cyprinoides Gray, 1825. — Deshayes (1854: 240).
 
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