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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.



Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Pleuronaia | Pleuronaia barnesiana

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Unio fassinans Lea, 1868: taxonomic history

Lea, 1868, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 143.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 305 [65], pl. 47, fig. 118.

Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84926, headwaters of Holston R., Tenn.

Taxonomic History
+Pleuronaia barnesiana (Lea, 1838). — Williams et al. (2008: 588).
+Fusconaia barnesiana (Lea, 1838). — Parmalee & Bogan (1998: 111).
+Fusconaia barnesiana (Lea, 1838). — Burch (1975: 177).
+Quadrula (Pleuronaia) argentea (Lea, 1841). — Haas (1969: 301).
+Quadrula (Pleuronaia) argentea (Lea, 1841). — Frierson (1927: 58).
=Pleurobema fassinans (Lea). — Ortmann (1914: 31).
=Pleurobema (s.s.) fassinans (Lea, 1868). — Simpson (1914: 797).
=Pleurobema (s.s.) fassinans (Lea, 1868). — Simpson (1900: 762).
=Margaron (Unio) fascinans [sic] (Lea). — Lea (1870: 42).

+ Pleuronaia barnesiana

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