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

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Prisodontopsis Tomlin, 1928: generic synonymy
  View species list: 2 species

Pseudavicula Simpson, 1900.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 860.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1190.
(homonym of Pseudavicula Hudleston, 1890; renamed Prisodontopsis Tomlin, 1928)
Type species: Unio (Metaptera) johnstoni E.A. Smith, 1893 (orig. desig.) = Prisodontopsis aviculaeformis.

 
Prisodontopsis Tomlin, 1928.
Tomlin, 1928, Nautilus: 66.
(new name for Pseudavicula Simpson, 1900)

 
Kistinaia Haas, 1936.
Haas, 1936, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges.: 64.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Coelatura Conrad, 1853)
Type species: Caelatura (Kistinaia) schoutedeni Haas, 1936 (orig. desig.) = Prisodontopsis mweruensis.

 
Mweruella Haas, 1936.
Haas, 1936, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges.: 63 [as ‘Mweruëlla’].
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Coelatura Conrad, 1853)
Type species: Unio mweruensis E.A. Smith, 1908 (orig. desig.) = Prisodontopsis mweruensis.

 
Miocruella Salisbury, 1948.
Salisbury, 1948, Zool. Rec.: 81.
(error for Mweruella Haas, 1936)

 
 
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