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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
(and other less consequential bivalves)

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Publication Information

Watters, G.T., M.A. Hoggarth & D.H. Stansbery. 2009. The Freshwater Mussels of Ohio: 421 pp.

Species Described
Anodonta arkansasensis Call, 1895.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Call, 1895, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis: 60.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 617.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 347.
Williams et al., 2008, Freshw. Mussels AL and Mobile Basin: 709.
Watters et al., 2009, Freshw. Mussels OH: 294.
(error for Anodonta arkansensis Lea, 1852)
= Strophitus undulatus
 
Anodonta linneana Conrad, 1853.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 264.
Hanley, 1856, Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells, Suppl.: 387.
Sowerby, 1870, Conch. Icon.: pl. 35, sp. 144.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 646.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 431.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 14.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich: 364.
Parmalee & Bogan, 1998, The Freshwater Mussels of Tennessee: 206.
Watters et al., 2009, Freshw. Mussels OH: 260.
(error for Anodonta linnaeana Lea, 1852)
= Pyganodon grandis
 
Unio lehmanni Watters et al., 2009.
‘Wright’ Watters et al., 2009, Freshw. Mussels OH: 82.
(error for Unio lehmanii S.H. Wright, 1897)
= Elliptio occulta
 
Unio pertenuis Watters et al., 2009.
‘de Gregorio’ Watters et al., 2009, Freshw. Mussels OH: 302.
(error for Unio pertennis de Gregorio, 1914)
= Toxolasma parvum
 
Unio stewardsonii var. stewardsonii Parmalee & Bogan, 1998.
‘De Gregorio’ Of Authors.
Parmalee & Bogan, 1998, The Freshwater Mussels of Tennessee: 97.
Watters et al., 2009, Freshw. Mussels OH: 95.
(error for Unio stewensoni de Gregorio, 1914)
= Epioblasma obliquata
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Actinonaias ligamentina carinata (Barnes, 1823). — Watters et al. (2009: 32).
Actinonaias ligamentina ligamentina (Lamarck, 1819). — Watters et al. (2009: 36).
Alasmidonta marginata Say, 1818. — Watters et al. (2009: 41).
Alasmidonta viridis (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 45).
Amblema plicata perplicata (Conrad, 1841). — Watters et al. (2009: 54).
Amblema plicata plicata (Say, 1817). — Watters et al. (2009: 49).
Anodonta suborbiculata Say, 1831. — Watters et al. (2009: 54).
Anodontoides ferussacianus (Lea, 1834). — Watters et al. (2009: 59).
Arcidens confragosus (Say, 1829). — Watters et al. (2009: 341).
Cumberlandia monodonta (Say, 1829). — Watters et al. (2009: 27).
Cyclonaias tuberculata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 63).
Cyprogenia stegaria (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 68).
Ellipsaria lineolata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 73).
Elliptio complanata (Lightfoot, 1786). — Watters et al. (2009: 77).
Elliptio crassidens (Lamarck, 1819). — Watters et al. (2009: 80).
Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 84).
Epioblasma flexuosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 89).
Epioblasma lewisi (Walker, 1910). — Watters et al. (2009: 92).
Epioblasma obliquata obliquata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 95).
Epioblasma obliquata perobliqua (Conrad, 1836). — Watters et al. (2009: 99).
Epioblasma personata (Say, 1829). — Watters et al. (2009: 102).
Epioblasma phillipsii (Conrad, 1835). — Watters et al. (2009: 105).
Epioblasma torulosa rangiana (Lea, 1838). — Watters et al. (2009: 108).
Epioblasma torulosa torulosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 112).
Epioblasma triquetra (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 116).
Fusconaia ebena (Lea, 1831). — Watters et al. (2009: 120).
Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 124).
Fusconaia subrotunda lesueuriana (Lea, 1840). — Watters et al. (2009: 130).
Fusconaia subrotunda subrotunda (Lea, 1831). — Watters et al. (2009: 128).
Glebula rotundata (Lamarck, 1819). — Watters et al. (2009: 344).
Hemistena lata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 132).
Lampsilis abruptus (Say, 1831). — Watters et al. (2009: 136).
Lampsilis cardium Rafinesque, 1820. — Watters et al. (2009: 140).
Lampsilis fasciola Rafinesque, 1820. — Watters et al. (2009: 145).
Lampsilis ovata (Say, 1817). — Watters et al. (2009: 149).
Lampsilis radiata luteola (Lamarck, 1819). — Watters et al. (2009: 153).
Lampsilis rafinesqueana Frierson, 1927. — Watters et al. (2009: 36).
Lampsilis teres (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 157).
Lasmigona complanata (Barnes, 1823). — Watters et al. (2009: 162).
Lasmigona compressa (Lea, 1829). — Watters et al. (2009: 166).
Lasmigona costata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 170).
Lasmigona subviridis (Conrad, 1835). — Watters et al. (2009: 347).
Leptodea fragilis (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 175).
Leptodea leptodon (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 179).
Ligumia nasuta (Say, 1817). — Watters et al. (2009: 183).
Ligumia recta (Lamarck, 1819). — Watters et al. (2009: 186).
Ligumia subrostrata (Say, 1831). — Watters et al. (2009: 349).
Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758). — Watters et al. (2009: 338).
Megalonaias nervosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 191).
Obliquaria reflexa Rafinesque, 1820. — Watters et al. (2009: 196).
Obovaria olivaria (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 200).
Obovaria retusa (Lamarck, 1819). — Watters et al. (2009: 204).
Obovaria subrotunda (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 207).
Plethobasus cicatricosus (Say, 1829). — Watters et al. (2009: 211).
Plethobasus cooperianus (Lea, 1834). — Watters et al. (2009: 215).
Plethobasus cyphyus (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 218).
Pleurobema clava (Lamarck, 1819). — Watters et al. (2009: 222).
Pleurobema cordatum (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 226).
Pleurobema plenum (Lea, 1840). — Watters et al. (2009: 230).
Pleurobema rubrum (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 233).
Pleurobema sintoxia (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 236).
Potamilus alatus (Say, 1817). — Watters et al. (2009: 241).
Potamilus capax (Green, 1832). — Watters et al. (2009: 352).
Potamilus ohiensis (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 245).
Ptychobranchus fasciolaris (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 249).
Pyganodon cataracta marginata (Say, 1817). — Watters et al. (2009: 254).
Pyganodon grandis grandis (Say, 1829). — Watters et al. (2009: 258).
Pyganodon lacustris (Lea, 1857). — Watters et al. (2009: 354).
Quadrula cylindrica cylindrica (Say, 1817). — Watters et al. (2009: 266).
Quadrula fragosa (Conrad, 1835). — Watters et al. (2009: 269).
Quadrula metanevra (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 273).
Quadrula nodulata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 276).
Quadrula pustulosa pustulosa (Lea, 1831). — Watters et al. (2009: 280).
Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 284).
Simpsonaias ambigua (Say, 1825). — Watters et al. (2009: 288).
Strophitus undulata (Say, 1817). — Watters et al. (2009: 292).
Toxolasma lividum (Rafinesque, 1831). — Watters et al. (2009: 299).
Toxolasma parvum (Barnes, 1823). — Watters et al. (2009: 302).
Tritogonia verrucosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 306).
Truncilla donaciformis (Lea, 1828). — Watters et al. (2009: 310).
Truncilla truncata Rafinesque, 1820. — Watters et al. (2009: 313).
Uniomerus declivis (Say, 1831). — Watters et al. (2009: 356).
Uniomerus tetralasmus (Say, 1831). — Watters et al. (2009: 317).
Utterbackia imbecillis (Say, 1829). — Watters et al. (2009: 321).
Venustaconcha ellipsiformis (Conrad, 1836). — Watters et al. (2009: 358).
Villosa fabalis (Lea, 1831). — Watters et al. (2009: 326).
Villosa iris (Lea, 1829). — Watters et al. (2009: 330).
Villosa lienosa (Conrad, 1834). — Watters et al. (2009: 334).
 
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