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

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Lortiella opertanea Ponder & Bayer, 2004: taxonomic history

Ponder & Bayer, 2004, Mollusc. Res.: 98, figs. 2, 5A-G.

Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) AMS_427618, Katherine R, below Gorge (In pool alongside river, under logs & stones), Northern Territory, Australia [-14.321, 132.415 ± 100 m].

Taxonomic History
=Lortiella opertanea (Ponder & Bayer, 2004). — Walker et al. (2014).
=Lortiella opertanea Ponder & Bayer, 2004. — Bogan (2010).
=Lortiella opertanea Ponder & Bayer, 2004. — Graf & Cummings (2007: 313).
=Lortiella opertanea n. sp. — Ponder & Bayer (2004: 98).

= Lortiella opertanea

 
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