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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Nephronaias

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Nephronaias goascoranensis (Lea, 1858): species synonymy
  View specimens: 43 specimens, Red List Status: unknown

   Recent References
   = Nephronaias goascoranensis Lea, 1858. — Bogan (2010).
   = Nephronaias goascoranensis (Lea, 1858). — Graf & Cummings (2007).
   = Nephronaias (s.s.) goascoranensis (Lea, 1858). — Haas (1969).
   = Elliptio (Nephronaias) goascoranensis (Lea). — Haas (1929).
   + Elliptio (Nephronaias) rowellii (Lea). — Haas (1929).
   + Elliptio (Nephronaias) guatemalensis [sic] (Martens, 1900). — Frierson (1927).
   = Elliptio (Nephronaias) goascoranensis (Lea, 1858). — Frierson (1927).
   = Nephronaias goascoranensis (Lea, 1858). — Simpson (1914).
   + Nephronaias calamitarum (Morelet, 1849). — Ihering (1901).
   = Unio (Sphenonaias) goascoranensis Lea, 1858. — Martens (1900).

Unio goascoranensis Lea, 1858.
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 118.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 258 [76], pl. 41, fig. 139.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85086, Goascoran R., Honduras.
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Unio goascoranensis Martens, 1900.
Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: 501, pl. 38, figs. 10-10a.
(reference to Unio goascoranensis Lea, 1858)
  View Taxonomic History.
Unio (Elliptio) guatemalanus Martens, 1900.
Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: 519, pl. 38, figs. 7-8a.
Type(s): TYPE ZMB_MP_0513, Rio Michatoya, bei Paso San Antonio, Guatemala.
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Elliptio (Nephronaias) guatemalensis Frierson, 1927.
‘von Martens’ Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 36.
(error for Unio guatemalanus Martens, 1900)
  View Taxonomic History.
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