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

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Unio downiei Lea, 1858: taxonomic history

Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 166.
Lea, 1859, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 210 [28], pl. 25, fig. 91.

Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84854, Satilla R., Ga.

Taxonomic History
=Elliptio downiei (Lea, 1858). — Williams et al. (2017: 37).
=Elliptio downiei (I. Lea, 1858). — ITIS (2012).
=Elliptio downiei (Lea, 1858). — IUCN (2011).
=Elliptio downiei Lea, 1858. — Bogan (2010).
=Elliptio downiei (Lea, 1858). — Graf & Cummings (2007: 307).
=Elliptio downiei (Lea, 1858). — Turgeon et al. (1998: 33).
=Elliptio downiei (I. Lea). — Williams et al. (1993: 11).
=Elliptio downiei (Lea, 1858). — Turgeon et al. (1988: 29).
=Elliptio (s.s.) crassidens downiei (Lea, 1858). — R.I. Johnson (1970: 307).
=Elliptio (s.s.) downiei (Lea, 1858). — Haas (1969: 218).
=Elliptio (s.s.) downiei (Lea, 1858). — Frierson (1927: 26).
*** NO OPINION *** — de Gregorio (1914: 54).
=Unio (sec. Elliptio) downiei Lea, 1858. — Simpson (1914: 684).
=Unio (sec. Elliptio) downiei Lea, 1858. — Simpson (1900: 733).
=Margaron (Unio) downiei (Lea). — Lea (1870: 41).
=Unio downei [sic] Lea, 1858. — Sowerby (1868).

= Elliptio downiei

 
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