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

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Publication Information

Clench, W.J. & R.D. Turner. 1956. Freshwater mollusks of Alabama, Georgia, and Florida from the Escambia to the Suwannee River. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 1: 97-239.

Species Described
Anodonta imbecilis Lea, 1836.
‘Say’ Of Authors.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 54.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 264.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll.: 502.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 140.
Clench & Turner, 1956, Bull. Fla. State Mus.: 187.
Murray & Leonard, 1962, Handbk. Unionid Muss. Kansas: 95.
R.I. Johnson, 1970, Bull. MCZ: 362.
Kat, 1983, Malacologia: 362.
Hoeh, 1990, Malac. Review: 63.
Lydeard et al., 1996, Philos. Trans. Roy. Soc. London (B, Biol. Sci.): 1595.
Rosenberg et al., 1997, J. Moll. Studies: 303.
Adamkewicz et al., 1997, MBE: 622.
(error for Anodonta imbecillis Say, 1829)
= Utterbackia imbecillis
 
Elliptio mcmichaeli Clench & Turner, 1956.
Clench & Turner, 1956, Bull. Fla. State Mus.: 170, pl. 7, figs. 1-2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) MCZ_191922, Choctawhatchee River, 8 mi W of Miller Cross Roads, Holmes Co., Florida.
= Elliptio mcmichaeli
 
Fusconaia escambia Clench & Turner, 1956.
Clench & Turner, 1956, Bull. Fla. State Mus.: 152, pl. 7, figs. 3-4.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) MCZ_191470, Escambia River, 3 mi E of Century, Escambia Co., Florida.
= Fusconaia escambia
 
Margaritana hembeli Simpson, 1900.
‘Conrad’ Of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 679.
Ortmann, 1912, Ann. Carnegie Mus.: 235, fig. 3.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 523 [in part].
Clench & Turner, 1956, Bull. Fla. State Mus.: 148, pl. 5, fig. 1.
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio hembeli Conrad, 1838)
= Margaritifera marrianae
 
Unio accultus Clench & Turner, 1956.
‘Lea’ Clench & Turner, 1956, Bull. Fla. State Mus.: 166.
(error for Unio occultus Lea, 1843)
= Elliptio occulta
 
Unio invanutus Clench & Turner, 1956.
‘Lea’ Clench & Turner, 1956, Bull. Fla. State Mus.: 166.
(error for Unio invenustus Lea, 1874)
= Elliptio fumata
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Alasmidonta triangulata (Lea, 1858). — Clench & Turner (1956: 180).
Anodonta cowperiana Lea, 1840. — Clench & Turner (1956: 183).
Anodonta gibbosa Say, 1824. — Clench & Turner (1956: 184).
Anodonta hallenbecki Lea, 1858. — Clench & Turner (1956: 186).
Anodonta imbecilis [sic] Say, 1829. — Clench & Turner (1956: 187).
Anodontoides elliottii (Lea, 1858). — Clench & Turner (1956: 182).
Carunculina paula (Lea, 1840). — Clench & Turner (1956: 193).
Crenodonta boykiniana (Lea, 1840). — Clench & Turner (1956: 157).
Crenodonta neislerii (Lea, 1858). — Clench & Turner (1956: 159).
Elliptio chipolaensis (Walker, 1905). — Clench & Turner (1956: 175).
Elliptio crassidens incrassatus (Lea, 1840). — Clench & Turner (1956: 171).
Elliptio mcmichaeli Clench & Turner, 1956. — Clench & Turner (1956: 170).
Elliptio sloatianus (Lea, 1840). — Clench & Turner (1956: 173).
Elliptio strigosus (Lea, 1840). — Clench & Turner (1956: 165).
Fusconaia escambia Clench & Turner, 1956. — Clench & Turner (1956: 152).
Fusconaia succissus (Lea, 1852). — Clench & Turner (1956: 150).
Glebula rotundata (Lamarck, 1819). — Clench & Turner (1956: 192).
Lampsilis anodontoides floridensis (Lea, 1852). — Clench & Turner (1956: 201).
Lampsilis australis Simpson, 1900. — Clench & Turner (1956: 199).
Lampsilis claibornensis (Lea, 1838). — Clench & Turner (1956: 203).
Lampsilis excavatus (Lea, 1857). — Clench & Turner (1956: 198).
Lampsilis subangulatus (Lea, 1840). — Clench & Turner (1956: 196).
Margaritana hembeli (Conrad, 1838). — Clench & Turner (1956: 148).
Medionidus penicillatus (Lea, 1857). — Clench & Turner (1956: 189).
Pleurobema pyriforme (Lea, 1857). — Clench & Turner (1956: 162).
Pleurobema strodeanum (Wright, B.H., 1898). — Clench & Turner (1956: 161).
Quincuncina burkei Walker in Ortmann & Walker, 1922. — Clench & Turner (1956: 155).
Quincuncina infucata (Conrad, 1834). — Clench & Turner (1956: 153).
Uniomerus obesus (Lea, 1831). — Clench & Turner (1956: 177).
Villosa lienosus (Conrad, 1834). — Clench & Turner (1956: 205).
Villosa vibex (Conrad, 1834). — Clench & Turner (1956: 209).
Villosa vibex amygdalum (Lea, 1843). — Clench & Turner (1956: 211).
Villosa villosa (Wright, B.H., 1898). — Clench & Turner (1956: 213).
 
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