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

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Dromus dromas (Lea, 1834): species synonymy
  View specimens: 3 specimens, Red List Status: critically endangered

   Recent References
   = Dromus dromas (Lea, 1834). — Williams et al. (2017).
   = Dromus dromas. — Chong et al. (2016).
   = Dromus dromas. — Jones (2015).
   = Dromus dromas (Lea, 1834). — Roe (2013).
   ? Dromus dromas caperatus Lea. — ITIS (2012).
   = Dromus dromas dromas (Lea, 1834). — ITIS (2012).
   = Dromus dromas. — Haag (2012).
   = Dromus dromas (Lea, 1834). — Campbell & Lydeard (2012).
   = Dromus dromas. — Grobler et al. (2011).
   = Dromus dromas Lea, 1834. — Bogan (2010).

Unio dromas Lea, 1834.
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 70 [182], pl. 10, fig. 29.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_25852, Tennessee.
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Unio caperatus Lea, 1845.
Lea, 1845, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 164.
Lea, 1848, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc.: 75, pl. 5, fig. 14.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE USNM_84305, Clinch R., E. Tenn.
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Unio abacoides Haldeman, 1846.
Haldeman, 1846, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 75.
Haldeman, 1846, Amer. J. Sci.: 274.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_41153, [no locality available - North America].
  View Taxonomic History.
 
Dromus dromus Simpson, 1900.
‘Lea’ Of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 615.
Haas, 1930, Senckenbergiana: 317.
Haas, 1969, Treatise on Invert. Paleo: N452.
Stansbery, 1970, Malacologia: 18.
Millard, 2001, Class. Moll.: 1066.
Serb, 2006, J. Moll. Studies: 427.
(error for Unio dromas Lea, 1834)
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