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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Pleurobemini | Elliptio arctata

nominal species Unio tortivus Lea, 1840


Lea, 1840, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 1: 287.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 204 [42], pl. 12, fig. 17.
Type(s): POSSIBLE SYNTYPE USNM_85674, Lee Co., Ga.

= Elliptio arctata

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Elliptio arctata (Conrad, 1834) — (Williams et al., 2014)
+ Elliptio arctata (Conrad, 1834) — (Williams et al., 2011)
+ Elliptio arctata (Conrad, 1834) — (Williams et al., 2008)
+ Elliptio arctata (Conrad, 1834) — (Brim Box & Williams, 2000)
+ Elliptio arctata (Conrad, 1834) — (Parmalee & Bogan, 1998)
+ Elliptio (s.s.) arctata (Conrad, 1834) — (Burch, 1975)
+ Elliptio (s.s.) arctata (Conrad, 1834) — (R.I. Johnson, 1970)
= Elliptio (s.s.) tortivus (Lea, 1840) — (Haas, 1969)
+ Elliptio strigosus (Lea, 1840) — (Clench & Turner, 1956)
= Elliptio (s.s.) tortivus (Lea, 1840) — (Frierson, 1927)
= Unio (sec. Elliptio) arctatus var. tortivus Lea, 1840 — (Simpson, 1914)
= Unio (sec. Elliptio) arctatus var. tortivus Lea, 1840 — (Simpson, 1900)
= Margaron (Unio) tortivus (Lea) — (Lea, 1870)
= Unio tortivus Lea, 1840 — (Sowerby, 1866)
= Unio (NiƤa) tortivus Lea — (Adams & Adams, 1857)
= Unio tortivus Lea, 1842 — (Conrad, 1853)
= Margaron (Unio) tortivus (Lea) — (Lea, 1852)

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