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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Publication Information

Wood, W. 1828. Supplement to the Index Testaceologicus; or a Catalogue of Shells, British and Foreign: 59 pp.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Arca rostrum Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 6, pl. 2, sp. 9.
(new name for Iridina ovata Swainson, 1823)
= Pleiodon ovatus
 
Castalia ambigua Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 3 [as ‘Mya ambigua’].
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 30, pl. 1, fig. 9.
Wood & Hanley, 1856, Index Testac.: 200, pl. 1, fig. 9.
(reference to Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819)
= Castalia ambigua
 
Iridina elongata Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 7 [as ‘Arca elongata’].
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 41, pl. 2, sp. 10.
(mis-ID'd reference to Iridina elongata Sowerby, 1821)
= Pleiodon spekii
 
Mya angulata Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 3, pl. 1, fig. 12.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 40 [as ‘Hyria corrugata’].
(new name for Hyria corrugata Lamarck, 1819)
= Triplodon corrugatus
 
Mya crassa Wood, 1815.
Wood, 1815, Gen. Conch.: 106, pls. 20-21.
Wood, 1825, Index Testac.: 12, pl. 2, sp. 28.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 57 [as ‘Unio crassus’].
= Gibbosula crassa
 
Mya gravis Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 3, pl. 1, sp. 6.
Hanley in Wood & Hanley, 1856, Index Testac.: 199, pl. 1, fig. 6.
= Ortmanniana ligamentina
 
Unio cariosus Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 57, pl. 1, sp. 6.
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio cariosus Say, 1817)
= Ortmanniana ligamentina
 
Unio obliquus Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 3 [as ‘Mya obliqua’].
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 57, pl. 1, sp. 8.
Wood & Hanley, 1856, Index Testac.: 200, pl. 1, fig. 8.
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio obliqua Lamarck, 1819)
= Pleurobema rubrum
 
Unio oblongatus Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 2 [as ‘Mya oblongata’].
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 57, pl. 1, sp. 2.
Wood in Hanley, 1856, Index Testac., Suppl.: pl. 1, fig. 2.
= Lampsilis radiata
 
Unio rigidus Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 3 [as ‘Mya rigida’].
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 57, pl. 1, sp. 10.
Wood & Hanley, 1856, Index Testac.: 200.
= Elliptio complanata
 
Unio rotundatus Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 57.
(error for Unio rotundus Wood, 1828)
= Obovaria subrotunda
 
Unio rotundus Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 2 [as ‘Mya rotunda’].
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 57, pl. 1, sp. 1 [as ‘Unio rotundatus’].
Wood in Hanley, 1856, Index Testac., Suppl.: 199, pl. 1, fig. 1.
(prim. homonym of Unio rotundus Spix & Wagner, 1827)
= Obovaria subrotunda
 
Unio rugulosus Wood, 1828.
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 3 [as ‘Mya rugulosa’] [nomen nudum].
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 57, pl. 1, sp. 7.
= Alasmidonta marginata
 
Venus similis Wood, 1828.
Gray in Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: pl. 2, fig. 5.
= Corbicula similis
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Aetheria elliptica (Lamarck, 1807). — Wood (1828: 7).
Anodon anatinus (Linnaeus, 1758). — Wood (1828: 30).
Anodon cygneus (Linnaeus, 1758). — Wood (1828: 30).
Arca rostrum Wood, 1828. — Wood (1828: 6).
Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819. — Wood (1828: 3).
Hyria avicularis Lamarck, 1819. — Wood (1828: 40).
Hyria corrugata Lamarck, 1819. — Wood (1828: 40).
Iridina elongata Sowerby, 1821. — Wood (1828: 41).
Iridina nilotica Cailliaud, 1823. — Wood (1828: 7).
Iridina ovata Swainson, 1823. — Wood (1828: 41).
Mya angulata Wood, 1828. — Wood (1828: 3).
Mya gravis Wood, 1828. — Wood (1828: 3).
Unio alatus (Sw.). — Wood (1828: 2).
Unio batavus (Maton & Rackett, 1807). — Wood (1828: 57).
Unio cariosus Say, 1817. — Wood (1828: 57).
Unio corrugatus (Müller, 1774). — Wood (1828: 57).
Unio crassus (Wood, 1815). — Wood (1828: 57).
Unio elongatus Lamarck, 1819. — Wood (1828: 57).
Unio nasutus Say, 1817. — Wood (1828: 3).
Unio nodulosa Lamarck, 1819. — Wood (1828: 57).
Unio obliquus Wood, 1828. — Wood (1828: 3).
Unio oblongatus Wood, 1828. — Wood (1828: 2).
Unio pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758). — Wood (1828: 57).
Unio praelongus Barnes, 1823. — Wood (1828: 3).
Unio radiatus (Gmelin, 1791). — Wood (1828: 57).
Unio rigidus Wood, 1828. — Wood (1828: 3).
Unio rotunda Wood in Hanley, 1856. — Wood (1828: 2).
Unio rugulosus Wood, 1828. — Wood (1828: 3).
Unio undulata Say, 1817. — Wood (1828: 3).
 
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