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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Publication Information

Baker, H.B. 1930. The Mollusca collected by the University of Michigan-Williamson Expedition in Venezuela. VI. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan (210): 95 pp.
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Species Described
Anodonta trapezialis Blainville, 1825.
‘Lamarck’ Of Authors.
Blainville, 1825, Manuel Malacol. et Conch.: 538.
Bory de St. Vincent, 1827, Encycl. Méth.: 147.
Menke, 1828, Syn. Method. Moll.: 63.
Menke, 1830, Syn. Method. Moll.: 106.
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 93.
d’Orbigny, 1835, Mag. Zool.: 43.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 53.
Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 287.
Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 220.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 52.
Hupé, 1857, [in] Castelnau, Amim. Nouv. Rares d’Amer. Sud: 85.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll.: 504.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 82.
Ihering, 1893, Arch. Naturg.: 135.
Corsi, 1900, Anais Mus. Nac. Montevideo: 456.
Marshall, 1915, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 529.
Haas, 1929, Senckenbergiana: 340.
H.B. Baker, 1930, Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Mich.: 70.
Morretes, 1949, Arqu. Mus. Paranaense: 27.
(error for Anodonta trapesialis Lamarck, 1819)
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodontites aroanus H.B. Baker, 1930.
H.B. Baker, 1930, Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Mich.: 69, pls. 32-33, figs. D.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) UMMZ_112621, Caño Minapam, near Palma Sola, Venezuela.
= Anodontites aroanus
 
Anodontites infossus H.B. Baker, 1930.
H.B. Baker, 1930, Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Mich.: 67, pls. 32-33, figs. E.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) UMMZ_112619, Caño Minapam, near Palma Sola, Venezuela.
= Anodontites infossus
 
Eupera gravis H.B. Baker, 1930.
H.B. Baker, 1930, Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Mich.: 56, pl. 31, figs. 1-6.
= Eupera gravis
 
Pisidium bejumae H.B. Baker, 1930.
H.B. Baker, 1930, Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Mich.: 58, pl. 31, figs. 7-10 [as ‘bejumæ’].
= Pisidium bejumae
 
Polymesoda zulia H.B. Baker, 1930.
H.B. Baker, 1930, Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Mich.: 61, pls. 32-33, figs. C, F.
= Polymesoda zuila
 
Tetraplodon stevensi H.B. Baker, 1930.
H.B. Baker, 1930, Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Mich.: 63, pl. 32-33, figs. B.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_125531A, Yuruari River, Venezuela.
= Castalia stevensi
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Anodontites aroanus new species. — H.B. Baker (1930: 69).
Anodontites guanarensis Marshall, 1927. — H.B. Baker (1930: 68).
Anodontites infossus new species. — H.B. Baker (1930: 67).
Anodontites irisans Marshall, 1926. — H.B. Baker (1930: 68).
Anodontites pittieri Marshall, 1922. — H.B. Baker (1930: 68).
Anodontites tortilis (Lea, 1852). — H.B. Baker (1930: 67).
Anodontites trapezialis [sic] Simpson, 1914. — H.B. Baker (1930: 70).
Anodontites (Virgula) falsus (Simpson, 1900). — H.B. Baker (1930: 70).
Corbicula (Neocorbicula) cuneata (Jonas, 1844). — H.B. Baker (1930: 63).
Eupera bahiensis (”Spix” Wagner, 1827). — H.B. Baker (1930: 55).
Eupera gravis new species. — H.B. Baker (1930: 56).
Eupera insignis Pilsbry, 1925. — H.B. Baker (1930: 57).
Eupera moquiniana (Bourguignat, 1854). — H.B. Baker (1930: 52).
Eupera simoni (Jousseaume, 1889). — H.B. Baker (1930: 53).
Monocondylaea tamsiana Dunker, 1858. — H.B. Baker (1930: 65).
Mycetopoda pittieri Marshall, 1927. — H.B. Baker (1930: 70).
Pisidium bejumae new species. — H.B. Baker (1930: 58).
Pisidium punctiferum (Guppy, 1867). — H.B. Baker (1930: 57).
Polymesoda aequilatera (Desh.). — H.B. Baker (1930: 62).
Polymesoda arctata (Deshayes, 1854). — H.B. Baker (1930: 60).
Polymesoda mexicana (Brod. & Swby.). — H.B. Baker (1930: 62).
Polymesoda zulia new species. — H.B. Baker (1930: 61).
Prisodon syrmatophorus (Meuschen in Gronovius, 1781). — H.B. Baker (1930: 65).
Tetraplodon stevensi new species. — H.B. Baker (1930: 63).
 
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