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

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Unio purpuriatus Say, 1831: taxonomic history

Say, 1831, New Harm. Dissem.: [no pagination].
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 133.

Taxonomic History
=Disconaias purpuriata Say, 1831. — Bogan (2010).
=Disconaias purpuriata (Say, 1831). — Graf & Cummings (2007: 306).
=Lampsilis (Disconaias) purpuriata (Say, 1831). — Haas (1969: 468).
=Lampsilis (Disconaias) purpuriatus (Say). — Haas (1929: 315).
=Lampsilis (Disconaias) purpuriata (Say, 1831). — Frierson (1927: 83).
?cf. Unio purpuriatus Say, 1831. — Simpson (1914: 729).
?Nephronaias medellina (Lea, 1838). — Simpson (1914: 255).
?Unio (Elliptio) medellinus Lea, 1838. — Martens (1900: 517).
?Nephronaias medellinus (Lea, 1838). — Simpson (1900: 592).
?Unio (Graphonaias) medellinus Lea, 1838. — Fischer & Crosse (1894: 603).
=Unio purpuriatus Say. — Singley (1893: 322).
?Margaron (Unio) medellinus (Lea). — Lea (1870: 45).
+Unio medellinus Lea. — K├╝ster (1861: 162).
=Unio purpuriatus Say, 1829. — Conrad (1853: 256).
?Margaron (Unio) medellinus (Lea). — Lea (1852: 29).
*** NO OPINION *** — Lea (1836: 41).
=Unio purpuriatus Say. — Ferussac (1835: 29).

= Disconaias purpuriata

 
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