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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Nephritica

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Nephritica poeyana (Lea, 1857): species synonymy
  View specimens: 5 specimens, Red List Status: unknown

   Recent References
   = Nephritica poeyana Lea, 1857. — Bogan (2010).
   = Nephritica poeyana (Lea, 1857). — Graf & Cummings (2007).
   = Nephronaias (Nephritica) poeyanus (Lea, 1857). — Haas (1969).
   = Nephronaias (Nephritica) poeyana (Lea, 1857). — Haas (1969).
   = Elliptio poeyana (Lea). — Thiele (1934).
   = Elliptio (Nephritica) poeyanus (Lea, 1857). — Frierson (1927).
   = Unio (sec. Elliptio) poeyanus Lea, 1857. — Simpson (1914).
   = Unio (Nephronaias) poeyanus Lea, 1857. — Martens (1900).
   = Unio (sec. Elliptio) poeyanus Lea, 1857. — Simpson (1900).
   = Unio (Graphonaias) poeyanus Lea, 1857. — Fischer & Crosse (1894).

Unio poeyanus Lea, 1857.
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 85.
Lea, 1857, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 315 [35], pl. 32, fig. 30.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85894, Rio de las Balsas, near Coyucan, Mexico.
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