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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Psoronaias crocodilorum (Morelet, 1849): species synonymy
  View specimens: 17 specimens, Red List Status: unknown

   Recent References
   = Psoronaias crocodilorum Morelet, 1849. — Bogan (2010).
   = Psoronaias crocodilorum (Morelet, 1849). — Graf & Cummings (2007).
   = Psoronaias crocodilorum (Morelet, 1849). — Haas (1969).
   + Psoronaias semigranosus (von dem Busch, 1845). — Goodrich & van der Schalie (1937).
   = Psoronaias crocodilarum [sic] (Morelet). — Haas (1929).
   = Psoronaias crocodilorum (Morelet, 1849). — Frierson (1927).
   = Unio (sec. Elliptio) crocodilarum [sic] Morelet, 1849. — Simpson (1914).
   = Unio (sec. Elliptio) crocodilarum [sic] Morelet, 1849. — Simpson (1900).
   = Unio (Psoronaias) crocodilorum Morelet, 1849. — Martens (1900).

Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849.
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov.: 28.
Type(s): SYNTYPE BMNH_1893-2-4-2030, River Usumacinta, Central America.
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Unio crocolilorum Lea, 1852.
‘Morelet’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 39.
(error for Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849)
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Unio pliciferus Reeve, 1864.
‘Lea’ Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon.: pl. 10, sp. 37; errata [changed to ‘U. crocodilorum Morelet’].
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio pliciferus Lea, 1838; error for Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849)
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Unio crocodilorum var. B semipustulata Fischer & Crosse, 1894.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool.: 578, pl. 60, fig. 4.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849)
Type(s): PARATYPES BMNH_1893-2-4-2032, River Usumacinta, Guatemala.
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Unio crocodilorum var. G praestricta Fischer & Crosse, 1894.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool.: 578, pl. 60, fig. 5.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849)
Type(s): SYNTYPES BMNH_1893-2-4-2031, River Usumacinta, Guatemala.
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Unio crocodilarum Simpson, 1900.
‘Morelet’ Of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 702.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 591.
Haas, 1929, Senckenbergiana: 332.
(error for Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849)
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