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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Popenaias

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Popenaias popeii (Lea, 1857): species synonymy
  View specimens: 127 specimens, Red List Status: critically endangered

   Recent References
   = Popenaias popeii (Lea, 1857). — Williams et al. (2017).
   = Popenaias popeii. — Inoue et al. (2015).
   = Popenaias popeii (Lea, 1857). — Inoue et al. (2013).
   = Popenaias popei (Lea, 1857). — ITIS (2012).
   = Popenaias popei. — Haag (2012).
   = Popenaias popeii (Lea, 1857). — Campbell & Lydeard (2012).
   = Popenaias popeii (Lea). — Burlakova et al. (2012).
   = Popenaias popeii Lea, 1857. — Bogan (2010).
   = Popenaias popeii (Lea, 1857). — Chapman et al. (2008).
   = Popenaias popeii. — Chapman et al. (2008).

Unio popeii Lea, 1857.
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 102.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 372 [54], pl. 66, fig. 197.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_85895, Rio Salado, Nuevo Leon, Mexico.
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Unio veraepacis Tristram, 1863.
Tristram, 1863, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 414 [as ‘veræ pacis’].
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Elliptio (Popenaias) popei var. regalis Haas, 1929.
‘Pilsbry’ Haas, 1929, Senckenbergiana: 330 [nomen nudum].
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio popeii Lea, 1857)
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