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

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nominal species Unio purpurascens Lamarck, 1819


Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 73, sp. 12.
(new name for Unio purpureus Say, 1817)
Type(s): PARATYPE MNHN_MPL_0008, Habite les rivières de l’etat de New-Yorck [Lives in the rivers of the State of New York ].

= Elliptio complanata

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Elliptio complanata (Lightfoot, 1786) — (Campbell & Lydeard, 2012)
+ Elliptio complanata (Lightfoot) — (Strayer & Jirka, 1997)
+ Elliptio (s.s.) complanata (Lightfoot, 1786) — (Burch, 1975)
+ Elliptio (s.s.) complanata (Lightfoot, 1786) — (R.I. Johnson, 1970)
+ Elliptio (s.s.) violaceus violaceus (Spengler, 1793) — (Haas, 1969)
+ Elliptio complanata (Lightfoot, 1786) — (R.I. Johnson, 1969)
+ Elliptio (s.s.) complanatus (Dillwyn, 1817) — (Frierson, 1927)
+ Unio (sec. Elliptio) complanatus (‘Solander’ Dillwyn, 1817) — (Simpson, 1914)
+ Unio (sec. Elliptio) complanatus (Solander) Dillwyn, 1817 — (Simpson, 1900)
+ Margaron (Unio) complanata (Solan.) — (Lea, 1870)
+ Unio purpureus Say, 1817 — (Sowerby, 1868)
+ Unio complanatus Solander — (Küster, 1856)
+ Unio complanatus Solander — (Conrad, 1853)
+ Unio (Elliptio) purpureus Say — (Mörch, 1853)
+ Margaron (Unio) complanatus (Soland. Dill.) — (Lea, 1852)
+ Unio complanatus Lea — (Hanley, 1843)
= Unio (Cunicula) purpurascens Lamarck, 1819 — (Swainson, 1840)
= Mysca purpurascens Lam. — (Schlüter, 1838)
+ Margarita (Unio) complanata (‘Solander’ Dillwyn, 1817) — (Lea, 1836)
+ Unio complanatus Soland., Dilw. — (Ferussac, 1835)
+ Unio complanatus (Solander) — (Lea, 1834)
= Unio purpurascens Lamarck, 1819 — (Menke, 1830)
+ Unio complanatus Solander MSS. — (Lea, 1829)
= Unio purpurascens Lamarck, 1819 — (Menke, 1828)
+ Unio purpureus ? — (Bory de St. Vincent, 1827)
= Unio purpurascens Lamarck, 1819 — (Lamarck, 1819)

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