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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.

 

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Unio hepaticus Lea, 1859: taxonomic history

Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 154.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 348 [30], pl. 57, fig. 173.

Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85559, Salkehatchie R., S. Carolina.

Taxonomic History
+Elliptio icterina (Conrad, 1834). — Williams et al. (2017: 37).
=Elliptio hepatica. — Haag (2012: 73).
=Elliptio hepatica (I. Lea, 1859). — ITIS (2012).
=Elliptio hepatica Lea, 1859. — Bogan (2010).
=Elliptio hepatica (Lea, 1859). — Graf & Cummings (2007: 307).
=Elliptio hepatica (Lea, 1859). — Turgeon et al. (1998: 33).
+Elliptio (s.s.) icterina (Conrad, 1834). — Burch (1975: 164).
+Elliptio (s.s.) icterina (Conrad, 1834). — R.I. Johnson (1972: 206).
+Elliptio (s.s.) icterina (Conrad, 1834). — R.I. Johnson (1970: 327).
=Elliptio (s.s.) hepaticus (Lea, 1859). — Haas (1969: 225).
=Elliptio (s.s.) hepaticus (Lea, 1859). — Frierson (1927: 28).
+Unio (sec. Elliptio) obnubilus Lea, 1857. — Simpson (1914: 642).
+Unio (sec. Elliptio) obnubilus Lea, 1857. — Simpson (1900: 717).
=Margaron (Unio) hepaticus (Lea). — Lea (1870: 52).

+ Elliptio icterina

 
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