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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 Rafinesque (1815), 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

Rafinesque, C.S. 1815. Analyse de la Nature, ou Tableau de l’Univer et des Corps Organises. 224 pp.

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Attributed Genus Names

Cycladea Rafinesque, 1815
Rafinesque, 1815, Analyse Nat.: 146.
(new name for Cyclas Lamarck, 1799)

Limella Rafinesque, 1815
Rafinesque, 1815, Analyse Nat.: 147.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 20.
(new name for Limnaea Poli, 1791)

Unionea Rafinesque, 1815
Rafinesque, 1815, Analyse Nat.: 147.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 20.
(new name for Unio Retzius, 1788)

Lymnea Rafinesque, 1815
‘Poli’ of Authors.
Rafinesque, 1815, Analyse Nat.: 147.
Gray, 1847, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 15: 196.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 20.
(error for Limnaea Poli, 1791)

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