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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Unio spinosus Lea, 1836: taxonomic history

Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 17, fronticepiece.
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 57, pl. 16, fig. 50.

Type(s): SYNTYPE ANSP_128763, Darien, Ga.

Taxonomic History
=Elliptio spinosa. — Perkins et al. (2017: 752).
=Elliptio spinosa (Lea, 1836). — Williams et al. (2017: 38).
=Elliptio spinosa. — Haag (2012: 73).
=Elliptio spinosa (I. Lea, 1836). — ITIS (2012).
=Elliptio spinosa (Lea, 1836). — IUCN (2012).
=Elliptio spinosa Lea, 1836. — Bogan (2010).
=Elliptio spinosa (Lea, 1836). — Graf & Cummings (2007: 307).
=Elliptio spinosa (Lea, 1836) . — Turgeon et al. (1998: 33).
=Elliptio spinosa (I. Lea). — Williams et al. (1993: 11).
=Elliptio spinosa (Lea, 1838). — Turgeon et al. (1988: 29).
=Elliptio spinosa. — Kat (1983: 301).
=Elliptio (Canthyria) spinosus (Lea). — Johnson & Clarke (1983: 290).
=Elliptio (Canthyria) spinosa (Lea, 1838). — Burch (1975: 12).
=Elliptio (Canthyria) spinosa (Lea, 1836). — R.I. Johnson (1970: 303).
=Canthyria spinosa (Lea, 1838). — Haas (1969: N420).
=Canthyria spinosa (Lea, 1838). — Haas (1969: 207).
=Elliptio (sec. Canthyria) spinosus (Lea). — Thiele (1934: 828).
=Canthyria spinosa (Lea, 1838). — Frierson (1927: 46).
=Unio (sec. Canthyria) spinosus Lea, 1836. — Simpson (1914: 702).
=cf. Elliptio spinosus (Lea, 1838). — Ortmann (1912: 269).
=Unio (sec. Canthyria) spinosus Lea, 1836. — Simpson (1900: 738).
=Unio (Limnium sec. Canthyria) spinosus Lea. — Fischer (1886: 1000).
=Margaron (Unio) spinosus (Lea). — Lea (1870: 35).
=Unio spinosus Lea, 1836. — Sowerby (1866).
=Unio spinosus Lea. — K├╝ster (1861: 167).
=Unio (Canthyria) spinosus Lea. — Adams & Adams (1857: 496).
=Unio spinosus Lea. — Conrad (1853: 257).
=Canthyria spinosus (Lea). — Agassiz (1852: 44).
=Margaron (Unio) spinosus (Lea). — Lea (1852: 23).
=Unio spinosus Lea. — Hanley (1843: 182).
=Aeglia (Canthyria) spinosa (Lea, 1836). — Swainson (1840: 276).
=Margarita (Unio) spinosus (Lea, 1836). — Lea (1836: 17).

= Elliptio spinosa

 
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