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

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This page documents data for Gassies (1849), such as genera and species attributed to that publication (including known misspellings, misidentifications, and other unavailable names) as well as taxonomic opinions, if available. Taxonomic opinions refer to uses of genera and species as valid and invalid in that work.

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Publication information

Gassies, J.-B. 1849. Tableau Méthodique et Descriptif des Mollusques terrestres et d’eau douce de l’Agenais. 209 pp.

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Attributed Species Names

Anodonta cygnaea Poiret, 1801
‘Linnaeus’ of Authors.
Poiret, 1801, Coq. Fluv., et Terr. de l’Aisne: 109 [’Anodontites cygnæa’].
Gassies, 1849, Moll. Agenais: 189 [as ‘cygnæa’].
Dupuy, 1852, Hist. Natur. Moll. France (6): 601.
de Joannis, 1859, Ann. Soc. Linn. Maine-et-Loire 3: 268.
Bourguignat, 1881, Mater. Moll. Acécphales Syst. Europ. 1: 140.
Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç. 1: 269.
Bourguignat, 1882, Natural. Sicil. 2 (1): 20 [1].
Bourguignat, 1883, Aperçu Unionid. Pénins. Ital.: 89.
Locard, 1890, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 14: 70 [26].
Baichère, 1890, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 7: 126.
Fagot, 1892, Bull. Soc. Ramond 27: 39.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 234.
Locard, 1899, Conchyliol. Portug.: 267.
Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France 4: 289.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France 22: 752.
‘Linnaeus’ Daget, 1998, Cat. Bivalves Africains: 19.
Dhora, 2009, Arch. Biol. Sci. Belgrade 61(3): 547.
(error for Mytilus cygneus Linnaeus, 1758)

Anodonta piscinalis Gassies, 1849
Gassies, 1849, Moll. Agenais: 191, pl. 4, fig. 1.
(reference to Anodonta piscinalis Nilsson, 1823)

Anodonta gratelupeana var. globosa Gassies, 1849
Gassies, 1849, Moll. Agenais: 193, pl. 2, figs. 15-16.
(homonym of Anodonta globosa Lea, 1841; intro'd as intra-sp. of Anodonta gratelupeana Gassies, 1849)

Unio littoralis var. compressa Gassies, 1849
Gassies, 1849, Moll. Agenais: 198. [nomen nudum]
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio littoralis Cuvier, 1798)

Pisidium gassiesianum Gassies, 1849
Gassies, 1849, Moll. Agenais: 207.

Anodonta gratelupeana Gassies, 1849
Gassies, 1849, Moll. Agenais: 193, pl. 2, figs. 13-14; pl. 3, figs. 1-3; pl. 4, fig. 2.
Type(s): POSSIBLE SYNTYPE MCZ_175636, [Garonne River, France].

Unio requieni Gassies, 1849
‘Michaud’ Gassies, 1849, Moll. Agenais: pl. 1, figs. 5-6.
(misidentified reference to Unio requienii Michaud, 1831)

Pisidium normandianum Gassies, 1849
Dupuy in Gassies, 1849, Moll. Agenais: 206.

Pisidium limosum Gassies, 1849
Gassies, 1849, Moll. Agenais: 206.

Pisidium obtusale Gassies, 1849
Gassies, 1849, Moll. Agenais: 207.
(misidentified reference to Cyclas obtusalis Lamarck, 1818)

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodonta anatina (Lamk.)
+ Anodonta intermedia Lamarck, 1819
+ Anodonta palustris Férussac, 1822

Anodonta anatina var. B. rostrata Kokeil

Anodonta cygnæa [sic] (Lamk.)
+ Anodonta cygnea Draparnaud, 1806

Anodonta cygnæa [sic] var. B. cellensis Schröter

Anodonta piscinalis Nilss.
+ Mytilus cygneus Schröter, 1779
+ Anodonta trapesialis Lamarck, 1819
+ Anodonta ponderosa C. Pfeiffer, 1825
+ Anodonta minima Millet, 1831
+ Anodonta rossmassleriana Dupuy, 1843
+ Anodonta jobae Dupuy, 1849

Anodonta piscinalis var. B globosa
+ Anodonta complanata Rossmässler, 1835

Unio littoralis (Lamk.)
+ Unio rhomboideus Moquin-Tandon, 1855
+ Unio bigorriensis Locard, 1882

Unio requienii Mich.
+ Mya angustata Schröter, 1779
+ Mya ovalis Montagu, 1803
+ Unio pictorum Draparnaud, 1806
+ Unio pictorum Draparnaud, 1806
+ Unio pictorum Draparnaud, 1806

Unio sinuatus (Lamk.)
+ Mya margaritifera Linnaeus, 1758
+ Unio margaritifera Draparnaud, 1806

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