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

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Obovaria obovalis Rafinesque, 1820: taxonomic history

Rafinesque, 1818, Amer. Mon. Mag.: 355 [as ‘Potamilus obovalis’] [nomen nudum].
Rafinesque, 1819, Jour. Phys. Chim. Hist. Nat.: 426 [as ‘U. (Obovaria) obovalis’] [nomen nudum].
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys.: 311.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 23, 29, 54.

Type(s): LECTOTYPE ANSP_20244, Ohio River.

Taxonomic History
+Fusconaia ebena (Lea, 1831). — He & Zhuang (2013: 52).
+Fusconaia ebena (Lea, 1831). — Watters et al. (2009: 120).
+Fusconaia ebena (Lea, 1831). — Williams et al. (2008: 314).
+Fusconaia ebena (Lea, 1831). — Parmalee & Bogan (1998: 116).
+Fusconaia ebena (Lea, 1831). — Oesch (1984: 106).
?Obovaria obovalis Rafinesque, 1820. — Burch (1975: 168).
+Fusconaia antrosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Haas (1969: 314).
+Quadrula (Fusconia [sic]) antrosa (Rafinesque, 1820). — Frierson (1927: 55).
?Fusconaia ebenus (Lea, 1831). — Ortmann & Walker (1922: 4).
*** NO OPINION *** — Simpson (1914: 731).
*** NO OPINION *** — Simpson (1900: 744).
*** NO OPINION *** — Lea (1870: 92).
=Unio obovalis Raf. — Conrad (1853: 253).
*** NO OPINION *** — Lea (1852: 58).
=Pleurobema obovalis. — Agassiz (1852: 49).
*** NO OPINION *** — Lea (1836: 59).
+Unio obliqua Lam. — Ferussac (1835: 28).
=Obovaria obovalis Rafinesque, 1820. — Rafinesque (1820: 311).
=Unio (Obovaria) obovalis (Rafinesque, 1820). — Rafinesque (1819: 426).
=Potamilus obovalis (Rafinesque, 1820). — Rafinesque (1818: 355).

+ Reginaia ebena

 
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