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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Etheriidae

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Acostaea d’Orbigny, 1851: generic synonymy
  View species list: 1 species

Mulleria Férussac, 1824.
Férussac, 1824, Mém. Soc. Hist. Nat.: 368.
Type species: Mulleria lobata Woodward, 1871 (subsequent designation by Fischer, 1886) = Acostaea rivolii.

Muelleria Menke, 1828.
‘Férussac’ Of Authors.
Menke, 1828, Syn. Method. Moll.: 58 [as ‘Mülleria’].
Menke, 1830, Syn. Method. Moll.: 98 [as ‘Mülleria’].
Herrmannsen, 1847, Ind. Gener. Malacol.: 61 [as ‘Mülleria’].
Philippi, 1853, Handb. Conch. Mal.: 533.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll.: 511 [as ‘Mülleria’].
(error for Mulleria Férussac, 1824)

Acostaea d’Orbigny, 1851.
d’Orbigny, 1851, Rev. Mag. Zool.: 184 [as ‘Acostæa’].
Type species: Acostaea guaduasana d’Orbigny, 1851 (monotypy) = Acostaea rivolii.

Acostea Gray, 1854.
Gray, 1854, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist.: 26.
(error for Acostaea d’Orbigny, 1851)

Eumulleria R. Anthony, 1907.
R. Anthony, 1907, Ann. Soc. Roy. Zool. Malac. Belgique: 407.
Type species: Mulleria rivolii Deshayes, 1827 (original designation) = Acostaea rivolii.

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