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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Mycetopodidae

Iheringella Pilsbry, 1893: generic synonymy
  View species list: 2 species

Plagiodon Lea, 1856.
Lea, 1856, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 79.
Lea, 1857, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 317 [37].
(homonym of Duméril & Bibron, 1841 [Amphib.]; renamed Iheringella Pilsbry, 1893)
Type species: Plagiodon isocardioides Lea, 1856 (monotypy) = Iheringella isocardioides.

Iheringella Pilsbry, 1893.
Pilsbry, 1893, Nautilus: 30.
(new name for Plagiodon Lea, 1856)

Jheringella Thiele, 1934.
‘Pilsbry’ Thiele, 1934, Handb. Syst. Weichtierk.: 841 [1279].
(error for Iheringella Pilsbry, 1893)

Iheringiella Parodiz & Bonetto, 1963.
‘Pilsbry’ Parodiz & Bonetto, 1963, Malacologia: 206.
(error for Iheringella Pilsbry, 1893)

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