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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Eurynia | Eurynia dilatata

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Elliptio dilatata var. sterkii Grier, 1918: taxonomic history

Grier, 1918, Nautilus: 9.

Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) CM_61.4628, Presque Isle Bay, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania.

Taxonomic History
+Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Watters et al. (2009: 86).
+Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Williams et al. (2008: 191).
+Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Parmalee & Bogan (1998: 79).
+Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque). — Strayer & Jirka (1997: 99).
+Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820). — R.I. Johnson (1980: 90).
+Elliptio (s.s.) dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820). — Burch (1975: 173).
+Elliptio (Eurynia) nasutus nasutus (Lamarck, 1819). — Haas (1969: 244).
=Elliptio dilatatus sterkii Grier, 1918. — F.C. Baker (1928: 130).
*** OMITTED *** — Frierson (1927).

+ Eurynia dilatata

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