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

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Publication Information

Linsley, J.H. 1845. Catalogue of the shells of Connecticut. American Journal of Science and Arts 48(2): 271-286.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Anodonta housatonica Gould, 1848.
Linsley, 1845, Amer. J. Sci.: 277 [nomen nudum].
Gould, 1848, Amer. J. Sci.: 234, figs. 4-5.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_678302, Housatonica R., Fairfield Co., Connecticut.
= Utterbackiana implicata
 
Cyclas nitida Linsley, 1845.
Linsley, 1845, Amer. J. Sci.: 276.
(mis-ID'd reference to Cyclas nitida Mighels & Adams, 1842)
= Pisidium variabile
 
Cyclas orbicularia Linsley, 1845.
‘Barratt’ Linsley, 1845, Amer. J. Sci.: 276 [nomen nudum].
= Sphaerium partumeium
 
Cyclas truncata Linsley, 1845.
Linsley, 1845, Amer. J. Sci.: 276.
Lindsley in Gould, 1848, Amer. J. Sci.: 324, fig. 3.
= Sphaerium partumeium
 
Unio pequottinus Linsley, 1845.
Linsley, 1845, Amer. J. Sci.: 277 [nomen nudum].

 
Taxonomic Opinions
Alasmodonta arcuata Barnes. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Alasmodonta marginata (Say, 1818). — Linsley (1845: 277).
Alasmodonta undulata Say. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Anodonta areolata Swainson. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Anodonta fluviatilis Dillwyn. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Anodonta housatonica Nobis. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Anodonta implicata Say. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Anodonta marginata Say. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Anodonta subcylindracea Lea. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Anodonta undulata Say. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Unio cariosus Say. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Unio complanatus Solander. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Unio compressa (Lea). — Linsley (1845: 277).
Unio heterodon Lea. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Unio nasutus Say. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Unio ochraceus Say. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Unio pequottinus Nobis. — Linsley (1845: 277).
Unio radiatus Barnes. — Linsley (1845: 277).
 
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