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

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Obliquaria (Quadrula) retusa Rafinesque, 1820: taxonomic history

Rafinesque, 1818, Amer. Mon. Mag.: 355 [as ‘Potamilus retusus’] [nomen nudum].
Rafinesque, 1819, Jour. Phys. Chim. Hist. Nat.: 427 [as ‘U. (Obovaria) retusa’] [nomen nudum].
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys.: 306, pl. 81, figs. 19-20.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 22, 29, 50.

Type(s): NEOTYPE ANSP_20220, Green River.

Taxonomic History
+Quadrula pustulosa pustulosa (Lea, 1831). — Watters et al. (2009: 280).
+Quadrula pustulosa (Lea, 1831). — Williams et al. (2008: 676).
?Obliquaria retusa Rafinesque, 1820. — Burch (1975: 171).
?Quadrula pustulosa (Lea, 1831). — Ortmann & Walker (1922: 15).
?cf. Obovaria retusa Rafinesque, 1820. — Simpson (1914: 302).
?cf. Obovaria retusa Rafinesque, 1820. — Simpson (1900: 603).
*** NO OPINION *** — Lea (1870: 92).
*** NO OPINION *** — Lea (1852: 58).
*** NO OPINION *** — Lea (1836: 59).
=Unio retusus Raf. — Ferussac (1835: 28).
+cf. Obliquaria (Quadrula) premorsus (Rafinesque, 1831). — Rafinesque (1831: 4).
=Obliquaria (Quadrula) retusa Rafinesque, 1820. — Rafinesque (1820: 306).
=Unio (Obovaria) retusa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Rafinesque (1819: 427).
=Potamilus retusus (Rafinesque, 1820). — Rafinesque (1818: 355).

+ Cyclonaias pustulosa

 
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