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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817): species synonymy
  View specimens: 6 specimens, Red List Status: least concern

   Recent References
   = Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817). — Williams et al. (2017).
   = Pyganodon cataracta. — Jones (2015).
   = Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817). — Williams et al. (2014).
   = Pyganodon cataracta. — Inoue et al. (2014).
   = Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817). — Stanton et al. (2012).
   = Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817). — IUCN (2012).
   + Anodonta cataracta marginata. — ITIS (2012).
   = Pyganodon cataracta (Say, 1817). — Doucet-Beaupré et al. (2012).
   = Pyganodon cataracta. — Haag (2012).
   ? Anodonta cataracta Say, 1817. — ITIS (2012).

Anodonta fluviatilis Bosc, 1801.
‘Gmelin’ Of Authors.
Bosc, 1801, Hist. Nat. Coquilles: 146.
Dillwyn, 1817, Descr. Cat. Rec. Shells: 316.
Bosc, 1824, Hist. Nat. Coquilles: 143.
(mis-ID'd reference to Mytilus fluviatilis Gmelin, 1791)
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Anodonta cataracta Say, 1817.
Say, 1817, Nich. Encyc.: [13,] pl. 3, fig. 4.
Say, 1819, Nich. Encyc.: [19,] pl. 3, fig. 4.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 53.
Type(s): TYPE MNHN_MPL_0036.
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Anodonta marginata Say, 1817.
Say, 1817, Nich. Encyc.: [13,] pl. 3, fig. 5.
Say, 1819, Nich. Encyc.: [19,] pl. 3, fig. 5.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 53-54.
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Anodonta (s.s.) atra Rafinesque, 1820.
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys.: 316.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 59.
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Anodonta (s.s.) cuneata Rafinesque, 1820.
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys.: 316.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 59.
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Mytilus marginatus Eaton, 1826.
Eaton, 1826, Zool. Text-Book: 224.
(reference to Anodonta marginata Say, 1817)
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Anodonta (Flexiplis?) digonota Rafinesque, 1831.
Rafinesque, 1831, Continuation: 6.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 82.
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Anodonta teres Conrad, 1834.
Conrad, 1834, New Fresh-Water Shells: 47, pl. 7, fig. 2.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 264.
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Anodonta digonota Ferussac, 1835.
‘Rafinesque’ Ferussac, 1835, Mag. Zool.: 25.
(reference to Anodonta digonota Rafinesque, 1831)
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Anodonta excurvata DeKay, 1843.
DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York: 202, pl. 17, fig. 233.
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Anodonta virgulata Lea, 1857.
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 86.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 213 [35], pl. 33, fig, 282.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86593, Weldon, Roanoke R., N.C.
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Anodonta dariensis Lea, 1858.
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 139.
Lea, 1859, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 230 [48], pl. 28, fig. 99.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86600, Macon (Swift Creek), Georgia.
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Anodonta tryonii Lea, 1862.
Lea, 1862, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 169.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 28 [32], pl. 10, fig. 27.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86572, Potomac R., near chain bridge, D.C.
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Anodonta williamsii Lea, 1862.
Lea, 1862, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 169.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 27 [31], pl. 10, fig. 26.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86687, Potomac R., near Mt. Vernon, Va.
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Anodonta dolearis Lea, 1863.
Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 193.
(incorrect original spelling of Anodonta doliaris Lea, 1863)
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Anodonta doliaris Lea, 1863.
Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 193 [as ‘dolearis’].
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 24 [28], pl. 8, fig. 23.
(correct name for Anodonta dolearis Lea, 1863)
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Anodonta dignota Simpson, 1900.
‘Rafinesque’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 631 [as by Férussac], 648.
‘Rafinesque’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 387 [as by Férussac], 437.
(error for Anodonta digonota Rafinesque, 1831)
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Anodonta digonata Campbell & Lydeard, 2012.
‘Rafinesque’ Campbell & Lydeard, 2012, Amer. Malac. Bull.: 31.
(error for Anodonta digonota Rafinesque, 1831)
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Anodonta parallela Hyde, in litt. .
Hyde, in litt. Of Authors.
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