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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Mycetopodidae | Anodontites

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Anodontites elongatus (Swainson, 1823): species synonymy
  View specimens: 53 specimens, Red List Status: data deficient

   Recent References
   = Anodontites elongata (Swainson, 1823). — Bolotov et al. (2018).
   = Anodontites elongata. — Lopes-Lima et al. (2018).
   = Anodontites elongata. — Huang et al. (2018).
   = Anodontites elongata (Swainson, 1823). — Bolotov et al. (2017).
   = Anodontites elongata (Swainson, 1823). — Combosch et al. (2017).
   = Anodontites elongata (Swainson, 1823). — Lopes-Lima et al. (2017).
   = Anodontites elongata (Swainson, 1823). — Bolotov et al. (2017).
   = Anodontites elongata (Swainson, 1823). — Konopleva et al. (2017).
   = Anodontites elongata. — Bolotov et al. (2016).
   = Anodontites elongata. — Graf et al. (2015).

Anodon elongatus Swainson, 1823.
Swainson, 1823, Zool. Illustr.: pl. 176.
Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 381 [as ‘Lamproscapha elongata’].
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Anodonta solidula Deville & Hupé, 1850.
Deville & Hupé, 1850, Rev. Mag. Zool.: 644, pl. 16, fig. 2.
Hupé, 1857, [in] Castelnau, Amim. Nouv. Rares d’Amer. Sud: 88, pl. 18, fig. 2.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE MNHN-IM-2000-1787, du Haut Amazone. Upper Amazon River.
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Anodonta wheatleyi Lea, 1852.
Lea, 1852, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 287, pl. 26, fig. 49.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86723, Amazon River, Pará.
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Anodonta holtonis Lea, 1857.
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 85.
Lea, 1857, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 316 [36], pl. 32, fig. 31.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86519, near Cauca River, Prov. Popayán, New Grenada.
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Anodon dactylus Sowerby, 1867.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon.: pl. 19, sp. 75.
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Anodon amethystus Sowerby, 1869.
Sowerby, 1869, Conch. Icon.: pl. 24, sp. 95, fig. 95a-b.
Sowerby, 1870, Conch. Icon.: index [as ‘wheatleyi’].
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Anodon haltonis Sowerby, 1870.
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1870, Conch. Icon.: pl. 36, sp. 147.
(error for Anodonta holtonis Lea, 1857)
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Anodonta (Glabaris) hidalgoi Germain, 1908.
Germain, 1908, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat.: 64.
Type(s): POSSIBLE SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0401, Equateur.
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Anodontites schadei Marshall, 1934.
Marshall, 1934, J. Washington Acad. Sci.: 80, figs. 4-6.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_424732, Aroja, Tubicuary River, Paraguay.
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