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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae

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Truncilla Rafinesque, 1819: generic synonymy
  View species list: 4 species

Truncilla Rafinesque, 1819.
Rafinesque, 1818, Amer. Mon. Mag.: 107 [nomen nudum].
Rafinesque, 1819, Jour. Phys. Chim. Hist. Nat.: 427.
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys.: 300.
Rafinesque, 1831, Continuation: 4.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 24, 29, 45, 76.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Truncilla truncata Rafinesque, 1820 (sub. desig. by Herrmannsen, 1849: 628) = Truncilla truncata.

Troncilla Menke, 1830.
‘Rafinesque’ Of Authors.
Menke, 1830, Syn. Method. Moll.: 106.
Rossmässler, 1835, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll.: 116.
(error for Truncilla Rafinesque, 1819)

Amygdalonaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool.: 557.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Unio cognatus Lea, 1860 (orig. desig.) = Truncilla cognata.

Amygdalonajas Ortmann, 1912.
Ortmann, 1912, Ann. Carnegie Mus.: 327.
Ortmann, 1914, Nautilus: 67.
(error for Amygdalonaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894)

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