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

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Publication Information

Say. 1830. American Conchology, or Descriptions of the Shells of North America 1: pls. 1-10.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Unio flagellatus Say, 1830.
Say, 1830, Amer. Conch.: [no pagination].
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 154.
(intro'd as syn of Unio sulcatus Lea, 1829)
= Epioblasma obliquata
 
Unio monodonta Say, 1829.
Say, 1829, New Harm. Dissem.: 293.
Say, 1830, Amer. Conch.: pl. 6.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 155.
= Cumberlandia monodonta
 
Unio perplexus Say, 1829.
Say, 1829, New Harm. Dissem.: 309.
Say, 1830, Amer. Conch.: pl. 5.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 155, 225.
= Epioblasma obliquata
 
Unio ridibundus Say, 1829.
Say, 1829, New Harm. Dissem.: 308, sp. 6.
Say, 1830, Amer. Conch.: pl. 5, upper fig..
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 131, 154.
= Epioblasma obliquata
 
Unio sulcatus Lea, 1829.
Lea, 1828, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 269 [as ‘Unio ellipsis var. a’].
Lea, 1829, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 430, pl. 8, fig. 12.
Say, 1830, Amer. Conch.: pl. 5, lower figs..
Type(s): SYNTYPES USNM_84803, Ohio.
= Epioblasma obliquata
 
Unio triangularis Barnes, 1823.
Barnes, 1823, Amer. J. Sci.: 272, pl. 13, fig. 17.
Say, 1830, Amer. Conch.: pl. 4.
= Epioblasma triquetra
 
 
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