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

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nominal species Unio (Aximedia) elliptica Rafinesque, 1820


Rafinesque, 1818, Amer. Mon. Mag. 3: 355 [as ‘Potamilus ellipticus’]. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 296.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 22, 42.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ANSP_20213, [no locality available - North America].

= Pleurobema clava

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Pleurobema clava (Lamarck, 1819) — (Watters et al., 2009)
+ Pleurobema clava (Lamarck, 1819) — (Williams et al., 2008)
+ Pleurobema clava (Lamarck, 1819) — (Parmalee & Bogan, 1998)
+ Pleurobema clava (Lamarck, 1819) — (Burch, 1975)
+ Obovaria (s.s.) subrotunda (Rafinesque, 1820) — (Haas, 1969)
+ Obovaria (s.s.) subrotunda (Rafinesque, 1820) — (Frierson, 1927)
+ Pleurobema clava (Lamarck, 1819) — (Ortmann & Walker, 1922)
- NO OPINION — (Simpson, 1914)
- NO OPINION — (Simpson, 1900)
= Unio (Limnium sec. Aximedia) ellipticus Rafinesqu — (Fischer, 1886)
- NO OPINION — (Lea, 1870)
- NO OPINION — (Lea, 1852)
- NO OPINION — (Lea, 1836)
= Unio elliptica Raf. — (Ferussac, 1835)
= Obliquaria (Aximedia) elliptica (Rafinesque, 1820) — (Rafinesque, 1831)
= Unio (Aximedia) elliptica Rafinesque, 1820 — (Rafinesque, 1820)
= Potamilus ellipticus (Rafinesque, 1820) — (Rafinesque, 1818)

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