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

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the search fields. Either way, you win!

Taxa known only as fossils are highlighted in gray. Those without representatives in fresh waters are highlighted in gold.

 

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Unio nigellus Lea, 1852: taxonomic history

Lea, 1852, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 251 [nomen nudum].
Lea, 1852, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 283 [39], pl. 24, fig. 42.

Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_85567, Chattahoochee, Columbus [Columbia], Ga.

Taxonomic History
=Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852). — Williams et al. (2017: 38).
=Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852). — Williams et al. (2014: 396).
=Elliptio nigella. — Haag (2012: 73).
=Elliptio nigella (I. Lea, 1852). — ITIS (2012).
=Elliptio nigella (I. Lea, 1852). — IUCN (2012).
=Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852). — Williams et al. (2011: 6).
=Elliptio nigella Lea, 1852. — Bogan (2010).
=Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852). — Williams et al. (2008: 202).
=Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852). — Graf & Cummings (2007: 307).
=Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852). — Brim Box & Williams (2000: 45).
=Elliptio nigella (Lea). — Lydeard et al. (1999: 126).
=Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852). — Turgeon et al. (1998: 33).
=Elliptio nigella (I. Lea). — Williams et al. (1993: 11).
=Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1853). — Turgeon et al. (1988: 29).
=Elliptio (s.s.) nigella (Lea, 1853). — Burch (1975: 11).
=Elliptio (s.s.) nigellus (Lea, 1853). — Haas (1969: 225).
+Elliptio strigosus (Lea, 1840). — Clench & Turner (1956: 166).
=Elliptio (s.s.) nigellus (Lea, 1853). — Frierson (1927: 28).
=Unio (sec. Elliptio) nigellus Lea, 1853. — Simpson (1914: 646).
=Unio (sec. Elliptio) nigellus Lea, 1853. — Simpson (1900: 718).
=Margaron (Unio) nigellus (Lea). — Lea (1870: 52).
=Unio (Hyridella) nigellus Lea. — Adams & Adams (1857: 494).
=Unio nigellus Lea. — Conrad (1853: 253).
=Margaron (Unio) nigellus (Lea). — Lea (1852: 30).

= Elliptio nigella

 
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