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

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nominal species Unio olivarius Conrad, 1834

‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
Conrad, 1834, New Fresh-Water Shells: 70.
Ferussac, 1835, Mag. Zool. 5: 28, 34.
(reference to Amblema olivaria Rafinesque, 1820)

= Obovaria olivaria

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Obovaria olivaria (Rafinesque, 1820) — (Watters et al., 2009)
+ Obovaria (Pseudoon) ellipsis (Lea, 1828) — (Simpson, 1914)
+ Obovaria (Pseudoon) ellipsis (Lea, 1828) — (Simpson, 1900)
+ Unio olivarius Raf. — (Ferussac, 1835)

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