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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Potomida | Potomida littoralis

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Unio littoralis var. minor Rossmässler, 1842: taxonomic history

Rossmässler, 1842, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 14, pl. 55, figs. 743 [in part].

Type(s): TYPE SMF_4431, Carcassonne, S. Frankreich.

Taxonomic History
+Unio (sec. Lymnium) littoralis Lamarck, 1801. — Simpson (1914: 554).
=Unio (Groupe Rhomboïdeana) rhomboideus ve minor Rossm. — Caziot (1907: 276).
=Unio (Rhomboïdiana) rhomboideus minor Rossmässler. — Germain (1904: 251).
+Unio (sec. Lymnium) littoralis Lamarck, 1801. — Simpson (1900: 690).
+Unio litoralis [sic] Cuv., 1798. — Westerlund (1890: 52).
=Unio (sec. Naïa) littoralis vr. minor Rossmässler, 1842. — Paetel (1890: 157).
=Unio rhomboïdeus var. minor Moq. — de Joannis (1859: 284).
=Unio (Lymnium) littoralis var. minor Rossm., 1842. — Drouët (1857: 215).
+Unio litoralis [sic] Lamarck. — Küster (1855: 128).
=Unio (Lymnium) rhomboideus var. D minor Rossm. — Moquin-Tandon (1855: 569).
=Unio littoralis var. minor. — Rossmässler (1842: 14).

+ Potomida littoralis

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