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

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nominal species Metaptera megaptera Rafinesque, 1820


Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 300, pl. 80, figs. 20-22.
Chenu, 1845, Bib. Conch. 3: 15, pl. 1, figs. 20-22.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 44.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ANSP_20211, Ohio River.

= Potamilus alatus

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Potamilus alatus (Say, 1817) — (He & Zhuang, 2013)
+ Potamilus alatus (Say, 1817) — (Watters et al., 2009)
+ Potamilus alatus (Say, 1817) — (Williams et al., 2008)
+ Potamilus alatus (Say, 1817) — (Parmalee & Bogan, 1998)
+ Potamilus alatus (Say) — (Strayer & Jirka, 1997)
+ Potamilus alatus (Say, 1817) — (Oesch, 1984)
+ Proptera alata (Say, 1817) — (R.I. Johnson, 1980)
+ Proptera alata (Say, 1816) — (Burch, 1975)
+ Proptera alata (Say, 1817) — (Clarke, 1973)
+ Proptera alata (Say, 1817) — (Haas, 1969)
= Proptera alata megaptera (Rafinesque, 1820) — (F.C. Baker, 1928)
+ Lampsilis (Proptera) alata (Say, 1817) — (Simpson, 1914)
+ Lampsilis (Proptera) alatus (Say, 1816) — (Simpson, 1900)
- NO OPINION — (Lea, 1870)
+ Metaptera alata (Say) — (Conrad, 1853)
= Unio (Metaptera) megapterus (Raf.) — (Mörch, 1853)
- NO OPINION — (Lea, 1852)
+ Unio alatus Say — (Küster, 1848)
+ Unio alatus Say, 1817 — (Conrad, 1836)
- NO OPINION — (Lea, 1836)
+ Symphynota alata Lea [sic] — (Ferussac, 1835)
= Metaptera megaptera Rafinesque, 1820 — (Rafinesque, 1820)

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