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

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nominal species Unio mediocris Lea, 1863


Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 15: 192.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 11]: 24 [28], pl. 7, fig. 22.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85611, Neuse R., Raleigh, N.C.

= Elliptio complanata

Taxonomic Opinions

= Elliptio mediocris — (Bogan, 2002)
+ 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 (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) mediocris (Lea) — (Lea, 1870)
= Unio mediocris Lea, 1863 — (Lea, 1866)

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