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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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Lanceolaria Conrad, 1853: generic synonymy
  View species list: 12 species

Lanceolaria Conrad, 1853.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 267.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Unio grayanus Lea, 1834 (orig. desig.) = Lanceolaria grayii.

Cylindrica Simpson, 1900.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 807.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 958.
(homonym of Clessin, 1882 [Gastro.]; intro'd as sub-gen. of Nodularia Conrad, 1853; renamed Pericylindrica Tomlin, 1930)
Type species: Nodularia cylindrica Simpson, 1900 (orig. desig.) = Lanceolaria cylindrica.

Pericylindrica Tomlin, 1930.
Tomlin, 1930, Proc. Malac. Soc. London: 23.
(new name for Cylindrica Simpson, 1900)

Cylindrus Modell, 1964.
‘Simpson’ Modell, 1964, Arch. Moll.: 121.
(error for Cylindrica Simpson, 1900)

Prolanceolaria Moskvicheva, 1973.
Moskvicheva, 1973, Zool. Zhur.: 1465.
Type species: Unio grayii Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833 = Lanceolaria grayii.

Prolancealaria Vaught, 1989.
‘Moskvicheva’ Of Authors.
Vaught, 1989, Class. Livinh Moll.: 121.
Millard, 2001, Class. Moll.: 1054.
(error for Prolanceolaria Moskvicheva, 1973)

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