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

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Nephronaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894: generic synonymy
  View species list: 24 species

Caenonaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool.: 556 [as ‘Cænonaias’].
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Unio aeruginosus Morelet, 1849 (orig. desig.) = Nephronaias aeruginosa.

 
Coenonaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894.
‘Crosse & Fischer’ Of Authors.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool.: 596.
Modell, 1964, Arch. Moll.: 90.
(error for Caenonaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894)

 
Leptonaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool.: 557.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Unio ravistellus Morelet, 1849 (orig. desig.) = Nephronaias ravistella.

 
Nephronaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool.: 556.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Unio plicatulus Küster, 1856 (orig. desig.) = Nephronaias plicatula.

 
Simonaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool.: 557.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Unio tabascoensis Küster, 1856 (orig. desig.) = Nephronaias tabascoensis.

 
Nepronaias Simpson, 1900.
‘Crosse & Fischer’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 591.
(error for Nephronaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894)

 
Nephronajas Ortmann, 1912.
‘Crosse & Fischer’ Of Authors.
Ortmann, 1912, Ann. Carnegie Mus.: 324.
Baker, 1916, Tech. Publ. New York State Coll. Forestry: 75.
(error for Nephronaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894)

 
Simononaias Modell, 1964.
‘Crosse & Fischer’ Modell, 1964, Arch. Moll.: 90.
(error for Simonaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894)

 
 
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