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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 Hanley & Theobald (1876), 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

Hanley, S. & W. Theobald. 1876. Conchologia Indica: Illustrations of the Land and Freshwater Shells of British India. 65 pp., 160 pls.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio scobina Hanley, 1856
‘Benson ms’ Hanley, 1856, Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells, Suppl.: 382, pl. 23, fig. 40.
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 22, pl. 46, figs. 2-3.

Unio trirostris Musgrave, 1863
Musgrave, 1863, Phot. Conch. of Conch. Misc. Hanley: pl. 2, fig. 9.
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 6, pl. 11, fig. 6.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1907-12-30-45, Hindostan.

Unio vulcanus Hanley, 1875
Hanley, 1875, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1875: 606.
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 62, pl. 155, fig. 3.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1900-3-19-20, Birmah.

Unio marginalis var. typica Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 20, pl. 43, fig. 2.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio marginalis Lamarck, 1819; new name for Unio marginalis Lamarck, 1819)

Unio corrugatus var. nagporensis Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 21.
(error for Unio nagpoorensis Lea, 1860)

Unio indicus var. aurea Hanley & Theobald, 1876
‘Sowerby’ Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 43, pl. 107, fig. 4.
(homonym of Unio aureus Lea, 1859; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio indicus Sowerby, 1866)

Unio mandelayanus Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 62.
(error for Unio mandelayensis Theobald, 1873)

Unio thwaitesii Hanley & Theobald, 1876
‘Lea’ Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 20, pl. 43, fig. 1.
(reference to Unio thwaitesii Lea, 1859)

Unio marginalis var. corriana Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 20, pl. 44, fig. 4.
(misidentified reference to Unio corrianus Lea, 1834)

Unio consobrinus Hanley & Theobald, 1876
‘Lea’ Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 19, pl. 41, fig. 7.
(misidentified reference to Unio consobrinus Lea, 1860)

Unio marginalis var. candaharicus Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 20, pl. 43, fig. 4.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio marginalis Lamarck, 1819)

Unio birmanus Hanley & Theobald, 1876
‘Blanford’ of Authors.
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 19.
Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 146.
(error for Unio burmanus Blanford, 1869)

Unio marginalis var. cylindrica Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 20, pl. 44, fig. 1.
(homonym of Unio cylindricus Say, 1817; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio marginalis Lamarck, 1819)
Type(s): UNKNOWN BMNH_429-06-1-1, Poonassa.

Unio marginalis var. obesa Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 20, pl. 43, fig. 3.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio marginalis Lamarck, 1819; homonym of Unio obesus Lea, 1831)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1907-12-30-46, River Iriwadi, Birmah.

Unio exolescens Hanley & Theobald, 1876
‘Gould’ Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 43, pl. 107, fig. 5.
(reference to Unio exolescens Gould, 1843)

Unio marginalis var. zonata Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Deshayes, 1827, Enc. Méth. 2: 587 [as ‘marginalis’].
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 20, pl. 44, fig. 2.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio marginalis Lamarck, 1819)

Unio generosus var. angustior Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 22, pl. 46, fig. 7.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio generosus Gould, 1847)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1968655, Pegu.

Unio bhamaoensis Hanley & Theobald, 1876
‘Theobald’ of Authors.
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 62.
Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 146.
(error for Unio bhamoensis Theobald, 1873)

Corbicula cashmirensis Hanley & Theobald, 1876
‘Deshayes’ of Authors.
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 55, pl. 133, figs. 2-3.
Clessin, 1879, Conch. Cab. 9(3): 166.
Nesemann et al., 2007, Aquat. Invert. Ganga 1: 14.
(error for Corbicula cashmiriensis Deshayes, 1854)

Unio rugosus Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 62, pl. 154, fig. 3.
(misidentified reference to Unio rugosus Barnes, 1823)

Unio wynegungaensis Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 21, pl. 45, fig. 6.
(reference to Unio wynegungaensis Lea, 1860)

Unio tennentii Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Wood, 1815, Gen. Conch. 1: 108, pl. 24, figs. 1-3 [as ‘Mya corrugata’].
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 22, pl. 45, figs. 7-9.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1907-12-30-56, British India.

Unio corrugatus var. fragilis Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 21, pl. 45, fig. 4.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Mya corrugata Müller, 1774; homonym of Unio (Leptodea) fragilis Rafinesque, 1820)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1968651, [no locality available - Asia].

Unio lamellatus Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 5, pl. 9, fig. 6.
(misidentified reference to Unio lamellatus Lea, 1838)

Unio corrugatus var. solida Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 21, pl. 45, fig. 2.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Mya corrugata Müller, 1774; homonym of Unio solidus Lea, 1838)

Corbicula iravadica Blanford, 1880
“Blandford mss.” Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 62, pl. 140, fig. 8.
Theobald, 1876, Cat. Land Freshw. Shells Brit. Ind.: 45.
Blanford, 1880, J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 49: 221.

Unio houngdarauicus Tapparone Canefri, 1889
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: pl. 154m fig. 7 [as ‘U. Tavoyensis var. ?].
Tapparone Canefri, 1889, Ann. Mus. Storia Nat. Genova 27: 341.
Type(s): TYPES MUSEO CIVICO DI STORIA NATURALE, GENOA, ITALY, Houngdaran River, Meetan, Tenasserim, Lower Burma.

Lamellidens marginalis var. hanleyi Simpson, 1900
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 20, pl. 44, fig. 4 [as ‘Unio marginalis var. corriana’].
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 855.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1169.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio marginalis Lamarck, 1819)

Taxonomic Opinions

Pseudodon inoscularis (Gould)
+ Unio vondembuschii Sowerby, 1868

Pseudodon salwenianum (Gould)

Spatha soleniformis (Benson, 1836)

Trigonodon crebristriatum (Anthony, 1865)
+ Monocondyloea peguensis Anthony, 1865

Unio bhamaoensis [sic] Theob.

Unio birmanus [sic] Blanford, 1869

Unio bonneaudi Eydoux & Souleyet, 1838

Unio consobrinus Lea

Unio corbis Benson in Hanley

Unio corrugatus (Müller)

Unio corrugatus var. fragilis

Unio corrugatus var. laevirostris Benson, 1862

Unio corrugatus var. nagporensis [sic] Lea

Unio corrugatus var. solida

Unio crispatus Gould

Unio crispisulcatus Benson, 1862

Unio cæruleus Lea

Unio exolescens Gould

Unio favidens Benson, 1862

Unio favidens var. chrysis Benson, 1862

Unio favidens var. deltæ Benson, 1862

Unio favidens var. pinax Benson, 1862

Unio favidens var. plagiosoma Benson, 1862

Unio foliaceus Gould
+ Unio peguensis Anthony, 1865

Unio generosus Gould

Unio generosus var. angustior

Unio gerbidoni Eydoux and Souleyet, 1838

Unio indicus Sowerby

Unio indicus var. aurea Sowerby

Unio involutus Benson in Hanley

Unio jenkinsianus Benson, 1862

Unio lamellatus Lea

Unio layardi Lea, 1859

Unio leioma Benson, 1862

Unio macilentus Benson, 1862
+ Unio occatus Lea, 1860

Unio mandelayanus [sic] Theobald, 1873

Unio marcens Benson, 1862

Unio marginalis Lamarck, 1819
+ Unio groenlandicus Schröter, 1779
+ Unio testudinarius Spengler, 1793
+ Unio truncatus Spengler, 1793

Unio marginalis var. anodontina Küster non Lamarck

Unio marginalis var. bilineata Reeve (as of Lea)

Unio marginalis var. candaharicus

Unio marginalis var. corriana Lea

Unio marginalis var. cylindrica

Unio marginalis var. obesa

Unio marginalis var. tricolor Kuster

Unio marginalis var. typica

Unio marginalis var. zonata

Unio nuttallianus Lea

Unio olivarius Lea

Unio pachysoma Benson, 1862

Unio parma Benson in Conch. Icon.

Unio pugio Benson, 1862

Unio radula Benson in Hanley

Unio rugosus Gmel.

Unio scobina Benson in Hanley

Unio scutum Benson’s MSS in Reeve

Unio sikkimensis Lea, 1859

Unio smaragdites Benson, 1862

Unio tavoyensis Gould

Unio tennentii

Unio theca Benson, 1862

Unio thwaitesii Lea, 1859

Unio triembolus Benson, 1862

Unio trirostris in Hanley’s Phot. Conch.

Unio vulcanus Hanley, 1875

Unio wynegungaensis Lea

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