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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Publication Information

Philippi, R.A. 1846. Abblildungen und Beschreibungen neuer oder wenig gekannter Conchylien 2: 231 pp.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Corbicula fluminea Philippi, 1846.
‘Müller’ Of Authors.
Philippi, 1846, Abbild. Beschr. Conch.: 76, pl. 1, fig. 3 [as ‘Cyrena’].
Mousson, 1849, Land-Süßw.-Moll. Java: 87, pl. 15, fig. 3.
O. Boettger, 1890, Ber. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges.: 163.
Rolle, 1908, Nachr. Bl. Dtsch. Malak. Ges.: 69.
(mis-ID'd reference to Tellina fluminea Müller, 1774)
= Corbicula ducalis
 
Cyrena fluviatilis Philippi, 1846.
‘Müller’ Philippi, 1846, Abbild. Beschr. Conch.: 77.
(reference to Tellina fluviatilis Müller, 1774)
= Corbicula fluminea
 
Cyrena largillierti Philippi, 1844.
Philippi, 1844, Z. Malak.: 163.
Philippi, 1846, Abbild. Beschr. Conch.: 75, pl. 1, fig. 1.
= Corbicula largillierti
 
Cyrena nitens Philippi, 1844.
Philippi, 1844, Z. Malak.: 163.
Philippi, 1846, Abbild. Beschr. Conch.: 76, pl. 1, fig. 4.
= Corbicula nitens
 
Cyrena pusilla Philippi, 1846.
‘Parreyss’ Philippi, 1846, Abbild. Beschr. Conch.: 78, pl. 1, fig. 7.
= Corbicula fluminalis
 
Cyrena radiata Philippi, 1846.
‘Parreyss’ Philippi, 1846, Abbild. Beschr. Conch.: 78, pl. 1, fig. 8.
(prim. homonym of Cyrena radiata Hanley, 1844)
= Corbicula fluminalis
 
Cyrena solida Philippi, 1846.
Philippi, 1846, Abbild. Beschr. Conch.: 78, pl. 1, fig. 9.
(renamed Cyrena nicaraguana Prime, 1870)
= Polymesoda arctata
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Cyrena cuneata Jonas. — Philippi (1846: 77).
Cyrena fluminea (Müll.). — Philippi (1846: 76).
Cyrena fluviatilis (Müll.). — Philippi (1846: 77).
Cyrena largillierti Philippi, 1844. — Philippi (1846: 75).
Cyrena nitens Ph. — Philippi (1846: 76).
Cyrena orientalis Lamk. — Philippi (1846: 75).
Cyrena pusilla Parreyss. — Philippi (1846: 78).
Cyrena radiata Parreyss. — Philippi (1846: 78).
Cyrena solida Ph. — Philippi (1846: 78).
 
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