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

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Publication Information

Küster, H.C. 1848. Die Flussperlmuscheln (Unio et Hyria). Systematisches Conchylien-Cabinet von Martini und Chemnitz Fortgesetzt von Hofrath Dr. G. v. Schubert und Professor Dr. J.A. Wagner 9(2): 1-40, pls. 1-7, 15.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Unio gibbosus Küster, 1848.
‘Rafinesque’ Küster, 1848, Conchyl. Cab.: 40.
(error for Obliquaria scalenia Rafinesque, 1820)
= Pleurobema clava
 
Unio siliquoides Küster, 1848.
‘Barnes’ Küster, 1848, Conchyl. Cab.: 30.
(error for Unio siliquoideus Barnes, 1823)
= Lampsilis siliquoidea
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Unio alatus Say. — Küster (1848: 15).
Unio blandingianus Lea. — Küster (1848: 36).
Unio capax Green. — Küster (1848: 21).
Unio cariosus Say. — Küster (1848: 24).
Unio clava Lamarck. — Küster (1848: 39).
Unio delphinus Gruner. — Küster (1848: 18).
Unio dilatatus Rafinesque. — Küster (1848: 38).
Unio fasciatus Rafinesque. — Küster (1848: 31).
Unio fasciolus Rafinesque. — Küster (1848: 32).
Unio fragilis Rafinesque. — Küster (1848: 19).
Unio gibbosus Rafinesque. — Küster (1848: 28).
Unio glans Lea. — Küster (1848: 37).
Unio inflatus Lea. — Küster (1848: 17).
Unio ligamentinus Lamarck. — Küster (1848: 23).
Unio masoni Conrad. — Küster (1848: 34).
Unio niger Rafinesque. — Küster (1848: 25).
Unio ovatus Say. — Küster (1848: 22).
Unio parvus Barnes. — Küster (1848: 33).
Unio pectorosus Conrad. — Küster (1848: 26).
Unio radiatus Lamarck. — Küster (1848: 29).
Unio rectus Lamarck. — Küster (1848: 35).
Unio siliquoides [sic] Barnes. — Küster (1848: 30).
 
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