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Publication Information

Sowerby, G.B. 1867. Genus Anodon. Conchologica Iconica 17: pls. 2-19.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Anodon annulatus Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 18, sp. 67.
= Strophitus undulatus
 
Anodon areolatus Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 10, sp. 28.
(prim. homonym of Anodon areolatus Swainson, 1829)
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodon bengalensis Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 14, sp. 49.
(sec. homonym of Unio bengalensis Lea, 1838)
= Simpsonella purpurea
 
Anodon blainvilleana Sowerby, 1867.
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 6, sp. 12.
(mis-ID'd reference to Anodonta blainvilliana Lea, 1834; error for Anodonta blainvilliana Lea, 1834)
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodon caillaudii Sowerby, 1867.
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 12, sp. 38.
(error for Anodonta cailliaudii Lea, 1860)
= Anodontites trapezeus
 
Anodon cheeziana Sowerby, 1867.
‘Rang’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 15, sp. 52.
(error for Anodonta chaiziana Rang, 1835)
Type(s): FIGURED SPECIMEN BMNH_1964384, Hab._?.
= Aspatharia chaiziana
 
Anodon crepera Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 8, sp. 17, fig. 16.
(reference to Anodonta crepera Lea, 1850)
= Simpsonella gracilis
 
Anodon dactylus Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 19, sp. 75.
= Anodontites elongatus
 
Anodon edentulus Sowerby, 1867.
‘Lea, MS’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 17, sp. 60.
(mis-ID'd reference to Alasmodonta edentula Say, 1829)
= Pyganodon grandis
 
Anodon exoticus Sowerby, 1867.
‘Gray’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 16, sp. 57.
(sec. homonym of Anodonta exotica Lamarck, 1819; renamed Leila grayana Frierson, 1922)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965207, Rio de la Plata.
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodon gibba Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 6, sp. 13.
(reference to Anodon gibbum Cantor, 1842)
= Sinanodonta woodiana
 
Anodon gigantea H. Adams, 1866.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
H. Adams, 1866, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 444 [as ‘Leila gigantea’].
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 8, sp. 19, fig. 18.
Sowerby, 1870, Conch. Icon.: pl. 36, sp. 152 [as ‘A. trapezialis Lamarck’].
(mis-ID'd reference to Anodonta gigantea Lea, 1838)
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodon gracilis Sowerby, 1867.
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 14, sp. 45.
(mis-ID'd reference to Anodonta gracilis Lea, 1850)
= Pilsbryoconcha exilis
 
Anodon herculeus Sowerby, 1867.
‘Gertsford?’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 3, sp. 7.
(reference to Anodonta herculea Middendorff, 1848)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965200, Hab._? [Tago, Japan].
= Cristaria plicata
 
Anodon hians Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 4, sp. 8.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) BMNH_1965205, Hab._?.
= Leila blainvilliana
 
Anodon hordeum Sowerby, 1867.
‘Gould’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 18, sp. 66.
(error for Anodon horda Gould, 1855; mis-ID'd reference to Anodon horda Gould, 1855)
= Pyganodon fragilis
 
Anodon javona Sowerby, 1867.
‘Von Busch’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 11, sp. 33.
Type(s): SYNTYPES BMNH_1965213, Java.
= Pilsbryoconcha carinifera
 
Anodon kelletii Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 19, sp. 71.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1964392, Hab._?.
= Pilsbryoconcha exilis
 
Anodon moretonianus Sowerby, 1867.
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 9, sp. 21, fig. 20.
(mis-ID'd reference to Anodonta mortoniana Lea, 1834; error for Anodonta mortoniana Lea, 1834)
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodon nopalatensis Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 16, sp. 58.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965189, Rio Nopalata, Mexico.
= Pyganodon grandis
 
Anodon pallegoixi Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 8, sp. 18, fig. 17.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965193, Siam.
= Trapezoideus foliaceus
 
Anodon reticulatus Sowerby, 1867.
‘Gould’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 10, sp. 27.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965208, River Amazon.
= Anodontites crispatus
 
Anodon rostratus Sowerby, 1867.
‘Rokiel’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 2, sp. 4.
(mis-ID'd reference to Anodonta rostrata Rossmässler, 1836)
Type(s): NOMEN NUDUM BMNH_1965214, Lao.
= Anodonta nuttalliana
 
Anodon scriptus Sowerby, 1867.
‘Férussac’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 4, sp. 9.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1964370, Hab._?.
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodon simplicidus Sowerby, 1867.
‘Parreyss’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 12, sp. 40.
= Anodonta cygnea
 
Anodon solenidea Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 18, sp. 65.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965201, Rio Sao Francisco.
= Anodontites solenidea
 
Anodon subcylindracea Sowerby, 1867.
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 15, fig. 47a [in part].
(mis-ID'd reference to Anodonta subcylindracea Lea, 1838)
= Pyganodon fragilis
 
Anodon subcylindracea Sowerby, 1867.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 14, sp. 47 [in part].
Clessin, 1873, Conchyl. Cab.: 92, pl. 26, figs. 6-7.
(reference to Anodonta subcylindracea Lea, 1838)
= Anodontoides ferussacianus
 
Anodon subreniformis Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 14, sp. 50.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965192, Lake Nyassa.
= Aspatharia subreniformis
 
Anodon subsinuatus Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 7, sp. 14.
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Anodon tabula Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 18, sp. 68.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965190, Sierra Leone.
= Chambardia wahlbergi
 
Anodon tenebrosa Sowerby, 1867.
‘Say’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 13, sp. 43.
(error for Anodonta tenebricosa Lea, 1834)
= Anodontites tenebricosus
 
Anodon triangularis Sowerby, 1867.
‘Lanza?’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 15, sp. 56.
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1870, Conch. Icon.: pl. 29, fig. 56b.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_1965211, Hab._?.

 
Anodonta laosensis Fischer, 1891.
‘Rokiel’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 2, sp. 4 [as ‘Anodon rostratus’].
Fischer, 1891, Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Autun: 219.
= Anodonta nuttalliana
 
Anodonta pennsylvanica Stark, 1828.
‘Lamarck’ Of Authors.
Stark, 1828, Elements Nat. Hist.: 89.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 50.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 49.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 263.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 11, sp. 30.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 79.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 618.
Ortmann & Walker, 1922, Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Mich.: 40.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 22 [as ‘Strophitus undulatus-pennsylvanicus’].
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich: 373 [as ‘Strophitus undulatus pennsylvanicus’].
(error for Anodonta pensylvanica Lamarck, 1819)
= Strophitus undulatus
 
Anodonta salmonea Sowerby, 1867.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 19, sp. 74.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 15.
F.C. Baker, 1928, Bull. Wisconsin Geol. Nat. Hist. Survey: 155.
(error for Anodonta salmonia Lea, 1838)
= Pyganodon grandis
 
Anodonta undulata Hildreth, 1828.
‘Say’ Of Authors.
Hildreth, 1828, Amer. J. Sci.: 290.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 11, sp. 30.
(reference to Anodonta undulata Say, 1817)
= Strophitus undulatus
 
Leila grayana Frierson, 1922.
‘Gray’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 16, sp. 57.
Frierson, 1922, Nautilus: 9.
(new name for Anodon exoticus Sowerby, 1867)
= Anodontites trapesialis
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Anodon angulatus (Lea, 1838). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon annulatus Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon areolatus Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon atrovirens (Shuttleworth). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon bengalensis Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon blainvilleana [sic] (Lea, 1834). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon bonellii Férussac. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon caillaudii [sic] (Lea, 1860). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon cataractus (Say, 1817). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon charpentieri (Küster, 1842). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon cheeziana [sic] (Rang, 1835). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon complanatus ‘Ziegler’. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon couperianus (Lea, 1840). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon creperus (Lea, 1850). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon dactylus Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon dariensis (Lea, 1858). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon edentulus Lea, MS. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon ensiformis Spix & Wagner, 1827. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon exoticus ‘Gray’ Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon ferussaciana (Lea, 1834). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon footiana (Lea, 1840). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon fragilis (Lamarck, 1819). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon gesneri (Lea, 1858). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon gibba Benson, 1855. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon gibbosus (Say, 1824). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon gracilis (Lea, 1850). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon herculeus ‘Gertsford?’. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon hians Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon hordeum [sic] Gould, 1855. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon implicatus (Say, 1829). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon incertus (Lea, 1834). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon javona ‘Von Busch’ Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon kelletii Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon lacustris (Lea, 1857). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon lata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon lato-marginatus (Lea, 1834). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon lucasii Morelet. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon micans Anthony, J.G., 1865. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon modestus (Lea, 1857). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon mortonianus (Lea, 1834). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon newtonensis (Lea, 1838). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon nopalatensis Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon oblongus (Millet, 1833). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon obtusus Spix. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon oregonensis (Lea, 1838). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon pallegoixi Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon pallidus Anthony, J.G., 1865. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon papyraceus Anthony, J.G., 1865. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon politus (Mousson, 1849). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon pulvinatus (Hupé, 1857). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon rayi (Dupuy, 1849). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon reticulatus ‘Gould’ Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon rostratus ‘Rokeil’ [sic]. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon rubens (Lamarck, 1819). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon salmonea [sic] (Lea, 1838). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon scriptus ‘Férussac’ Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon senegalensis (Lea, 1859). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon simplicidus ‘Parreyss’ Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon sinuosus (Lamarck, 1819). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon solenidea Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon subcrassa (Lea, 1850). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon subcylindracea (Lea, 1838). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon suborbiculatus (Say, 1831). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon subreniformis Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon subsinuatus Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon susannae Griffiths. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon tabula Sowerby, 1867. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon tenebrosa [sic] (Say). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon tenuis (Lea, 1850). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon trapezialis [sic] (Lamarck, 1819). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon triangularis ‘Lanza?’ Sowerby, 1870. — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon undulatus (Say, 1817). — Sowerby (1867).
Anodon wahlamatensis (Lea, 1838). — Sowerby (1867).
 
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