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

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nominal species Unio orphaensis Lea, 1865


Lea, 1865, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 16: 285.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 250 [10], pl. 29, fig. 64.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85603, Tigris R., Pashalic of Orpha, Asiatic Turkey.

= Unio bruguierianus

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Unio crassus bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853 — (Schütt, 1983)
+ Unio crassus bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1852 — (Haas, 1969)
+ Unio crassus bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853 — (Haas, 1940)
= Unio (Limnium) [sic] orphænsis Lea, 1864 — (Pallary, 1939)
+ Unio (sec. Lymnium) durieui DeShayes, 1847 — (Simpson, 1914)
+ Unio (sec. Lymnium) durieui DeShayes, 1847 — (Simpson, 1900)
= Unio orphaensis Lea — (Westerlund, 1890)
= Margaron (Unio) orphaensis (Lea) — (Lea, 1870)

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