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

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nominal species Unio (Lampsilis) discus var. connectens Martens, 1900


‘von dem Busch’ Küster, 1861, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 242, pl. 81, fig. 1 [as ‘Unio panacoensis’].
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 55, sp. 281 [as ‘Unio mexicanus’].
Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: 510.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio discus Lea, 1838)

= Disconaias disca

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Disconaias disca (Lea, 1838) — (R.I. Johnson, 1998)
+ Lampsilis (Disconaias) panacoensis (von dem Busch in Philippi, 1843) — (Haas, 1969)
+ Lampsilis (Disconaias) panucoensis [sic] (von dem Busch in Philippi, 1843) — (Frierson, 1927)
+ Unio (sec. Elliptio) discus Lea, 1838 — (Simpson, 1914)
+ Lampsilis discus (Lea) — (Pilsbry, 1910)
= Unio (Lampsilis) discus var. connectens n. — (Martens, 1900)

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