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

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Publication Information

Dupuy, D. 1843. Essai sur les Mollusques Terretres et Fluviatiles et leurs Coquilles Vivantes et Fossiles du Département du Gers: 140 pp.
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Species Described
Anodonta rossmassleriana Dupuy, 1843.
Dupuy, 1843, Essai Moll. Terr. Fluv. du Gers: 74.
Dupuy, 1850, Hist. Natur. Moll. France: pl. 18, fig. 14.
Dupuy, 1852, Hist. Natur. Moll. France: 608.
(renamed Anodonta rossmassleri Germain, 1904)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Unio antimoquinianus Locard, 1889.
Dupuy, 1843, Essai Moll. Terr. Fluv. du Gers: fig. 3 [as ‘moquinianus’] [in part].
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 153 [47], 227 [121].
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 179.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_22106, l'Echez, à Vic-de-Bigorre.
= Unio mancus
 
Unio moquinianus Dupuy, 1843.
Dupuy, 1843, Essai Moll. Terr. Fluv. du Gers: 80, text figs. 1-2 [in part].
Dupuy, 1852, Hist. Natur. Moll. France: 644, pl. 26, fig. 18.
(renamed Unio moquini Germain, 1931)
Type(s): SYNTYPES UMMZ_113537,  l’Echez a Bigen, Bigorre, France.
= Unio mancus
 
Unio moquinianus Dupuy, 1843.
Dupuy, 1843, Essai Moll. Terr. Fluv. du Gers: fig. 3 [in part].
(reference to Unio moquinianus Dupuy, 1843)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio littoralis var. elongata Dupuy, 1843.
Dupuy, 1843, Essai Moll. Terr. Fluv. du Gers: 86.
Dupuy, 1852, Hist. Natur. Moll. France: pl. 24, fig. 5.
(prim. homonym of Unio elongata Lamarck, 1819)
= Potomida littoralis
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Anodonta cellensis ‘Schrot.’ Rossmässler. — Dupuy (1843: 73).
Anodonta cygnea (Lin.). — Dupuy (1843: 76).
Anodonta rossmassleriana. — Dupuy (1843: 74).
Unio littoralis Drap. — Dupuy (1843: 85).
Unio margaritifer [sic] Retz. — Dupuy (1843: 83).
Unio moquinianus. — Dupuy (1843: 80).
Unio pictorum Drap. — Dupuy (1843: 78).
Unio sinuatus Lam. — Dupuy (1843: 84).
 
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