MUSSELp
 
MUSSELpdb
 
 
Taxonomy
 
 
Geography
 
 
 

Page last updated
Fri 02 Oct 2020

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

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

Search the database pages:

nominal species Unio melas Locard, 1882


Coutagne in Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç. 1: 285, 355.
‘Coutagne’ Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 13: 128 [22].
‘Coutagne’ Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 155, fig. 169.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_22363, Saulcy-sur-Meurthe (Vosges) [written on shell].

= Unio crassus

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Unio crassus batavus (Maton & Rackett, 1807) — (Haas, 1969)
+ Unio crassus batavus (Maton & Rackett, 1807) — (Haas, 1940)
+ Unio mancus var. amnicus Ziegler — (Germain, 1931)
- OMITTED — (Simpson, 1914)
= Unio (Melasiana) melas Coutagne — (Germain, 1904)
= Unio (Groupe de l’U. melas) melas Coutagne — (Locard, 1893)
- NO OPINION — (Westerlund, 1890)
= Unio (Melasiana) melas Coutagne — (Locard, 1889)
= Unio (Groupe de l’U. crassus) melas Coutagne, 1881, Mss. — (Locard, 1882)

Page updated: 14:41:13 Fri 02 Oct 2020

 
NSF icon MUSSEL icon
"Making the world a better place, one mollusk at a time."