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

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nominal species Unio angasi E.A. Smith, 1881

‘Sowerby’ E.A. Smith, 1881, J. Linn. Soc., Zool. 16: 307-8. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Unio angasi Sowerby, 1867)

= Alathyria pertexta

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Alathyria jacksoni Iredale, 1934 — (McMichael & Hiscock, 1958)
+ Alathyria pertexta pertexta Iredale, 1934 — (McMichael & Hiscock, 1958)
+ Velesunio angasi (Sowerby, 1867) — (McMichael & Hiscock, 1958)
+ Alathyria pertexta sp. nov. — (Iredale, 1934)

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