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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Pleurobemini | Elliptio nigella

nominal species Unio nigellus Lea, 1852


Lea, 1852, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5: 251. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1852, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 10 [O. 5]: 283 [39], pl. 24, fig. 42.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_85567, Chattahoochee, Columbus [Columbia], Ga.

= Elliptio nigella

Taxonomic Opinions

= Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852) — (Williams et al., 2017)
= Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852) — (Williams et al., 2014)
= Elliptio nigella (I. Lea, 1852) — (IUCN, 2012)
= Elliptio nigella (I. Lea, 1852) — (ITIS, 2012)
= Elliptio nigella — (Haag, 2012)
= Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852) — (Williams et al., 2011)
= Elliptio nigella Lea, 1852 — (Bogan, 2010)
= Elliptio nigella — (Cummings & Graf, 2010)
= Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852) — (Williams et al., 2008)
= Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852) — (Graf & Cummings, 2007)
= Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852) — (Brim Box & Williams, 2000)
= Elliptio nigella (Lea) — (Lydeard et al., 1999)
= Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1852) — (Turgeon et al., 1998)
= Elliptio nigella (I. Lea) — (Williams et al., 1993)
= Elliptio nigella (Lea, 1853) — (Turgeon et al., 1988)
= Elliptio (s.s.) nigella (Lea, 1853) — (Burch, 1975)
= Elliptio (s.s.) nigellus (Lea, 1853) — (Haas, 1969)
+ Elliptio strigosus (Lea, 1840) — (Clench & Turner, 1956)
= Elliptio (s.s.) nigellus (Lea, 1853) — (Frierson, 1927)
= Unio (sec. Elliptio) nigellus Lea, 1853 — (Simpson, 1914)
= Unio (sec. Elliptio) nigellus Lea, 1853 — (Simpson, 1900)
= Margaron (Unio) nigellus (Lea) — (Lea, 1870)
= Unio (Hyridella) nigellus Lea — (Adams & Adams, 1857)
= Unio nigellus Lea — (Conrad, 1853)
= Margaron (Unio) nigellus (Lea) — (Lea, 1852)

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