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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Aculamprotula

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Aculamprotula tortuosa (Lea, 1865): species synonymy
  View specimens: 11 specimens, Red List Status: vulnerable

   Recent References
   = Aculamprotula tortuosa (Lea, 1865). — Zieritz et al. (2018).
   = Lamprotula tortuosa. — Soroka & Burzynski (2018).
   = Aculamprotula tortuosa. — Huang et al. (2018).
   = Lamprotula tortuosa. — Araujo et al. (2017).
   = Aculamprotula tortuosa (Lea, 1865). — Bolotov et al. (2017).
   = Lamprotula tortuosa. — Guerra et al. (2017).
   = Aculamprotula tortuosa. — Zhou et al. (2017).
   = Lamprotula tortuosa. — Wen et al. (2017).
   = Aculamprotula tortuosa (Lea, 1865). — Lopes-Lima et al. (2017).
   = Aculamprotula tortuosa (Lea, 1865). — Bolotov et al. (2017).

Unio tortuosus Lea, 1865.
Lea, 1865, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 76.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 286, pl. 39, fig. 98.
  View Taxonomic History.
Unio (Lampsilis) subtortus Baird & Adams, 1867.
Baird & Adams, 1867, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 491, pl. 26, fig. 1-1a.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1867-5-18-17, Shanghi, China.
  View Taxonomic History.
Unio contortus Sowerby, 1868.
‘Baird & Adams’ Sowerby, 1868, Conch. Icon.: errata.
(error for Unio subtortus Baird & Adams, 1867)
  View Taxonomic History.
Unio retortus Heude, 1883.
Heude, 1883, Conch. Fluv. Nanking: pl. 57, fig. 109.
(prim. homonym of Unio retortus Martens, 1875)
  View Taxonomic History.
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