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

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

This page documents data for Gould (1844), 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

Gould, A.A. 1844. Dr. Gould read descritiptions of two Anodon, from the river Salwen, in British Burmah, sent him by Rev. F. Mason. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 1: 160-161.

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Attributed Genus Names

Pseudodon Gould, 1844
Gould, 1844, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 1: 161.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Anodon Oken, 1815; renamed Pseudodus Morgan, 1885)
Type species: Anodon inoscularis Gould, 1844 (orig. desig.) = Pseudodon inoscularis

Attributed Species Names

Anodon inoscularis Gould, 1844
Gould, 1844, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 1: 160.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_86352, River Salwen, Tavoy, Brit. Burmah.

Anodon (Pseudodon) stewartii Gould, 1844
Gould, 1844, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 1: 161.
(error for Anodonta stewartiana Lea, 1834)

Anodon salweniana Gould, 1844
Gould, 1844, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 1: 160.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MCZ_169445, Salwen River, British Burmah.

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodon (Pseudodon) edentula (Say)

Anodon (Pseudodon) inoscularis

Anodon (Pseudodon) salweniana

Anodon (Pseudodon) stewartii [sic]

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