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

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nominal species Unio (Elliptio) nigra var. fusca Rafinesque, 1820

Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 293.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 39.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio (Elliptio) nigra Rafinesque, 1820)

= Elliptio crassidens

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Elliptio crassidens (Lamarck, 1819) — (Watters et al., 2009)
+ Elliptio crassidens (Lamarck, 1819) — (Williams et al., 2008)
+ Elliptio crassidens Lamarck, 1819 — (Parmalee & Bogan, 1998)
= Unio (Elliptio) nigra var. fusca — (Rafinesque, 1820)

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