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

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nominal species Unio humerosus Lea, 1868


Lea, 1868, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 20: 161.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 301 [61], pl. 45, fig. 113.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85414, Sugar Cr., near Charlotte, Mecklenburg, Co., N.C.

= Elliptio complanata

Taxonomic Opinions

+ 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)
= Unio humerosus — (Henderson, 1935)
+ 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) humerosus (Lea) — (Lea, 1870)

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