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

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nominal species Anodonta ponderiformis Locard, 1890

‘C. Pfeiff.’ Dupuy, 1850, Hist. Natur. Moll. France (4): pl. 18, fig. 12 [as ‘A. ponderosa’].
Locard, 1890, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 14: 85 [41], 181 [137].
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 252.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MNHN_22462, environs à Clermont (Haute-Savoie).

= Anodonta anatina

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Anodonta (s.s.) cygnea (Linnaeus, 1758) — (Haas, 1969)
= Anodonta avonensis var. ponderiformis Locard — (Germain, 1931)
= Anodonta (Adamiana) ponderiformis Locard — (Germain, 1904)
= Anodonta (Groupe de l’A. subponderosa) ponderiformis Locard — (Locard, 1893)
= Anodonta (Adamiana) ponderiformis Locard, Nov. sp. — (Locard, 1890)

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