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

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Taxa known only as fossils are highlighted in gray. Those without representatives in fresh waters are highlighted in gold.

 

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Polymesoda arctata (Deshayes, 1854): species synonymy
  View specimens: No specimens available, Red List Status: unknown

   Recent References
   + Polymesoda solida (Philippi, 1846). — Pereira et al. (2014).
   + Neocyrena ordinaria (Prime). — OBIS (2012).
   = Polymesoda arctata (Deshayes, 1854). — OBIS (2012).
   = Polymesoda arctata (Deshayes, 1854). — WoRMS (2012).
   + Neocyrena solida (Philippi). — OBIS (2012).
   ? Cyanocyclas regalis (Prime, 1865). — Simone (2006).
   ? Cyanocyclas ordinaria (Prime, 1865). — Simone (2006).
   + Polymesoda (Neocyrena) nicaraguana (Prime, 1869). — Keen (1971).
   + Polymesoda (Neocyrena) ordinaria (Prime, 1865). — Keen (1971).
   + Neocyrena nicaraguana (Prime, 1869). — Olsson (1961).

Cyrena radiata Hanley, 1844.
Hanley, 1844, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 159.
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Cyrena solida Philippi, 1846.
Philippi, 1846, Abbild. Beschr. Conch.: 78, pl. 1, fig. 9.
(renamed Cyrena nicaraguana Prime, 1870)
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Cyrena arctata Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 20, sp. 30.
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Cyrena (Anomala) insignis Deshayes, 1854.
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 20, sp. 32.
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Cyrena acuta Prime, 1861.
Prime, 1861, J. de Conch.: 355.
Prime, 1862, J. de Conch.: 387, pl. 14, fig. 1.
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Cyrena regalis Prime, 1865.
Prime, 1865, Smithsonian Misc. Coll.: 18, fig. 13.
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Cyrena ordinaria Prime, 1865.
Prime, 1865, Smithsonian Misc. Coll.: 19, fig. 15.
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Cyrena germana Prime, 1867.
Prime, 1867, Ann. Lyc. Natur. Hist.: 417.
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Cyrena nicaraguana Prime, 1870.
Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch.: 146.
(new name for Cyrena solida Philippi, 1846)
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