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Publication Information

Deshayes, G.P. 1854. Description of new shells from the collection of Hugh Cuming, Esq.. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London: 13-23, 317-371.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Batissa atrata Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 14, sp. 8.

 
Batissa australis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 346, sp. 136.

 
Batissa corbiculoides Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 14, sp. 5.

 
Batissa humerosa Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 14, sp. 6.

 
Batissa insignis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 13, sp. 1.
= Batissa violacea
 
Batissa lenticularis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 14, sp. 4.

 
Batissa megadesma Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 14, sp. 7.

 
Batissa producta Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 13, sp. 3.

 
Batissa triquetra Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 13, sp. 2.

 
Corbicula ambigua Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 345, sp. 131.

 
Corbicula bengalensis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 344, sp. 129.
(renamed Corbicula bengalica Prime, 1867)
= Corbicula striatella
 
Corbicula bensoni Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 345, sp. 130.
= Corbicula bensoni
 
Corbicula cashmiriensis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 344, sp. 126.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_3508, Cachemire.
= Corbicula cashmiriensis
 
Corbicula convexa Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 342, sp. 119.
Type(s): POSSIBLE SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_3516, Rio de la Plata.

 
Corbicula grandis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 344, sp. 125.
= Corbicula fluminea
 
Corbicula incrassata Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 342, sp. 117.
Type(s): POSSIBLE SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_3529, [no locality available].
= Neocorbicula cuneata
 
Corbicula malaccensis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 343, sp. 124.
(renamed Corbicula malaccana Prime, 1867)
= Corbicula malaccensis
 
Corbicula obscura Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 342, sp. 118.

 
Corbicula obsoleta Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 343, sp. 120.

 
Corbicula ovalina Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 343, sp. 122.
Type(s): POSSIBLE SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_3531, Nvelle. Hollande.
= Corbicula ovalina
 
Corbicula semisulcata Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 343, sp. 121.
= Neocorbicula limosa
 
Corbicula squalida Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 342, sp. 116.
Type(s): POSSIBLE SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_3537, Philippines.
= Corbicula squalida
 
Corbicula striatella Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 344, sp. 128.
= Corbicula striatella
 
Corbicula sulcatina Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 345, sp. 133.
= Corbicula largillierti
 
Corbicula triangularis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 345, sp. 132.
= Corbicula fluminea
 
Corbicula trigona Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 344, sp. 127.
= Corbicula striatella
 
Corbicula tumida Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 343, sp. 123.
Type(s): POSSIBLE SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_3547, Borneo.
= Corbicula tumida
 
Cyrena aequilatera Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 20, sp. 31 [as ‘æquilatera’].
(renamed Cyrena aequilateralis Deshayes, 1854)
= Polymesoda mexicana
 
Cyrena affinis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 16, sp. 14.

 
Cyrena anomala Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 21, sp. 36.
= Polymesoda anomala
 
Cyrena arctata Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 20, sp. 30.
= Polymesoda arctata
 
Cyrena compta Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 18, sp. 24.

 
Cyrena conjuncta Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 15, sp. 11.

 
Cyrena decipiens Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 17, sp. 18.
= Geloina bengalensis
 
Cyrena divaricata Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 17, sp. 20.

 
Cyrena dura Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 20, sp. 29.
= Polymesoda inflata
 
Cyrena essingtonensis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 19, sp. 26.

 
Cyrena fallax Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 15, sp. 10.
= Geloina bengalensis
 
Cyrena impressa Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 18, sp. 23.
= Geloina bengalensis
 
Cyrena incerta Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 19, sp. 25.

 
Cyrena inquinata Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 15, sp. 9.

 
Cyrena jukesi Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 19, sp. 27.

 
Cyrena lauta Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 15, sp. 12.

 
Cyrena mactroides Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 17, sp. 17.
(renamed Cyrena mactraeformis Prime, 1860)

 
Cyrena nitida Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 23, sp. 41.

 
Cyrena notabilis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 21, sp. 35.
= Polymesoda notabilis
 
Cyrena oviformis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 16, sp. 15.

 
Cyrena pallida Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 17, sp. 19.

 
Cyrena placida Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 19, sp. 28.

 
Cyrena similis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 16, sp. 13.
(reference to Venus similis Wood, 1828)
= Corbicula similis
 
Cyrena sinuosa Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 18, sp. 22.
= Geloina bengalensis
 
Cyrena sublobata Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 18, sp. 21.

 
Cyrena subquadrata Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 21, sp. 33.
(renamed Cyrena californiensis Prime, 1860)

 
Cyrena ventricosa Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 16, sp. 16.

 
Cyrena (Anomala) angulata Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 22, sp. 39.
(renamed Cyrena tumida Prime, 1865)
= Polymesoda inflata
 
Cyrena (Anomala) cumingii Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 22, sp. 37.

 
Cyrena (Anomala) inflata Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 23, sp. 40.
(prim. homonym of Cyrena inflata Philippi, 1851; renamed Cyrena panamensis Prime, 1860)
= Polymesoda inflata
 
Cyrena (Anomala) insignis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 20, sp. 32.
= Polymesoda arctata
 
Cyrena (Anomala) isocardioides Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 22, sp. 38.
= Polymesoda anomala
 
Cyrena (Anomala) nitidula Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 21, sp. 34.
= Polymesoda mexicana
 
Cyrenella lenticularis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 341, sp. 112.

 
Cyrenella moretonensis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 341, sp. 109.

 
Cyrenella oblonga Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 341, sp. 109.

 
Cyrenella philippinarum Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 340, sp. 108.

 
Cyrenella pisiformis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 341, sp. 113.

 
Cyrenella senegalensis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 341, sp. 111.
= Cyrenoida dupontia
 
Cyrenella sphaericula Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 340, sp. 107 [as ‘sphæricula’].

 
Iphigenia psammobialis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 346, sp. 138.

 
Sphaerium indicum Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 342, sp. 115.
= Sphaerium indicum
 
Sphaerium novaezelandiae Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 342, sp. 114 [as ‘novæ-zelandiæ’].
= Sphaerium novaezelandiae
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Cyrena (Anomala) angulata. — Deshayes (1854: 22).
Cyrena (Anomala) anomala Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 21).
Cyrena (Anomala) cumingii. — Deshayes (1854: 22).
Cyrena (Anomala) inflata. — Deshayes (1854: 23).
Cyrena (Anomala) insignis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 20).
Cyrena (Anomala) isocardioides. — Deshayes (1854: 22).
Cyrena (Anomala) maritima C.B. Adams. — Deshayes (1854: 345).
Cyrena (Anomala) nitida. — Deshayes (1854: 23).
Cyrena (Anomala) nitidula Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 21).
Cyrena (Anomala) notabilis Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 21).
Cyrena (Anomala) subquadrata Desh. — Deshayes (1854: 21).
 
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