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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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Fusconaia Simpson, 1900: generic synonymy
  View species list: 16 species

Fusconaia Simpson, 1900.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 784.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 865.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Quadrula Rafinesque, 1820)
Type species: Unio trigonus Lea, 1831 (orig. desig.) = Fusconaia flava.

Fusconaja Ortmann, 1912.
Ortmann, 1912, Ann. Carnegie Mus.: 240.
Ortmann, 1913, Nautilus: 89.
(error for Fusconaia Simpson, 1900)

Lexingtonia Ortmann, 1914.
Ortmann, 1914, Nautilus: 28.
Type species: Unio subplanus Conrad, 1837 (orig. desig.) = Fusconaia masoni.

Quincuncina Ortmann & Walker, 1922.
Ortmann in Ortmann & Walker, 1922, Nautilus: 1.
Type species: Quincuncina burkei Ortmann & Walker, 1922 (orig. desig.) = Fusconaia burkei.

Fuscnoaia Ortmann, 1925.
Ortmann, 1925, Amer. Midl. Nat.: 330.
(error for Fusconaia Simpson, 1900)

Fusconala Ortmann, 1925.
Ortmann, 1925, Amer. Midl. Nat.: 330.
(error for Fusconaia Simpson, 1900)

Levingtonia Ortmann, 1925.
Ortmann, 1925, Amer. Midl. Nat.: 339.
(error for Lexingtonia Ortmann, 1914)

Fusconia Frierson, 1927.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 10, 54.
(error for Fusconaia Simpson, 1900)

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