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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 Lea (1856), 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

Lea, I. 1856. Description of a new species of Triquetra, Klein (Hyria, Lamarck). Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 8: 79.

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Attributed Species Names

Triquetra lanceolata Lea, 1856
Lea, 1856, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 8: 79.
(renamed Triquetra contorta Lea, 1857)

Plagiodon isocardiodes Lea, 1856
Lea, 1856, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 8: 79.
(incorrect original spelling of Plagiodon isocardioides Lea, 1856)

Taxonomic Opinions

Triquetra lanceolata new species

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