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

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nominal species Unio ater Lea, 1829


Lea, 1829, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 3 [O. 1]: 426, pl. 7, fig. 9.
(homonym of Unio ater Nilsson, 1822; renamed Unio lugubris Say, 1832)
Type(s): SYNTYPE USNM_86108, Port Gibson, Miss.

= Potamilus purpuratus

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Potamilus purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819) — (Williams et al., 2008)
+ Potamilus purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819) — (Parmalee & Bogan, 1998)
+ Proptera purpurata (Lamarck, 1819) — (Haas, 1969)
+ Proptera purpurata (Lamarck, 1819) — (Frierson, 1927)
+ Lampsilis (Proptera) purpurata (Lamarck, 1819) — (Simpson, 1914)
= Unio ater Lea, 1829 — (de Gregorio, 1914)
+ Lampsilis (Proptera) purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819) — (Simpson, 1900)
+ Unio purpuratus Lamarck — (Call, 1895)
+ Unio (sec. Naïa) purpuratus Lamarck, 1819 — (Paetel, 1890)
+ Margaron (Unio) purpuratus (Lam.) — (Lea, 1870)
+ Unio poulsoni Conrad, 1834 — (Sowerby, 1866)
+ Unio purpuratus Lamarck, 1819 — (Reeve, 1865)
+ Unio purpuratus Lamark [sic] — (Küster, 1861)
+ Unio purpuratus Lam. — (Conrad, 1853)
= Lampsilis ater — (Agassiz, 1852)
+ Margaron (Unio) purpuratus (Lam.) — (Lea, 1852)
+ Unio purpuratus Lam. — (Hanley, 1843)
= Aeglia (Naidea) ater (Lea, 1829) — (Swainson, 1840)
+ Margarita (Unio) purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819) — (Lea, 1836)
+ Unio purpuratus Lam. — (Ferussac, 1835)
+ Unio purpurata — (Jay, 1835)
= Unio ater Lea — (Lea, 1834)
= Unio ater Lea — (Lea, 1829)

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