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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 Lister (1685), 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

Lister, M. 1685. Historiæ Sive Synopsis Methodicæ Conchyliorum...: .

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Attributed Species Names

Mytilus angustior Lister, 1685
Lister, 1685, Conch.: . [pre-linnaean]

Mya margaritifera Linnaeus, 1758
Lister, 1678, Hist. Anim. Anglic.: [app.] 15, pl. 1, fig. 1. [pre-linnaean]
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 149, fig. 4. [pre-linnaean]
Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. 1: 671, sp. 20.
Linnaeus, 1767, Syst. Nat. 1(2): 1112, sp. 29.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE LS_29, “Habitat in totius orbis arctici cataractis.”.

Mytilus anatinus Linnaeus, 1758
Lister, 1678, Hist. Anim. Anglic.: 30, 1, fig. 2. [pre-linnaean]
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 154, fig. 9. [pre-linnaean]
Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. 1: 706, no. 219.
Linnaeus, 1767, Syst. Nat. 1(2): 1158, sp. 258.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE LS_258, eaux douces d’Europe.

Mytilus cygneus Linnaeus, 1758
Lister, 1678, Hist. Anim. Anglic.: 29, pl. 1, fig. 3. [pre-linnaean]
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 193, fig. 8. [pre-linnaean]
Klein, 1753, Tent. Method. Ostrac., etc.: pl. 9, fig. 26. [pre-linnaean]
Linnaeus, 1758, Syst. Nat. 1: 706, sp. 218.
Linnaeus, 1767, Syst. Nat. 1(2): 1158, sp. 257.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE LS_257, Europe, a l’embouchure des fleuves.

Mytilus radiatus Müller, 1774
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 155, fig. 10. [pre-linnaean]
Müller, 1774, Verm. Terr. et Fluv. 2: 209, sp. 395.

Mya ovalis Lightfoot, 1786
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 146, fig. 1. [pre-linnaean]
‘S.’ Lightfoot, 1786, Catalogue of the Portland Museum: 134, no. 2983.

Mya complanata Lightfoot, 1786
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 150, fig. 5.
Lightfoot, 1786, Catalogue of the Portland Museum: 100, no. 2190.
‘Solander’s MSS.’ Dillwyn, 1817, Descr. Cat. Rec. Shells 1: 51.

Mya margaritifera Gmelin, 1791
Lister, 1678, Hist. Anim. Anglic.: 15, pl. 1, fig. 1. [pre-linnaean]
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 149, fig. 4. [pre-linnaean]
Klein, 1753, Tent. Method. Ostrac., etc.: pl. 10, fig. 47. [pre-linnaean]
Knorr, 1757, Vergnügen 2(4): pl. 25, fig. 2.
Schröter, 1779, Gesch. Flußconch.: pl. 4, fig. 1.
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 15, pl. 1, fig. 5.
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3219, sp. 4.
(misidentified reference to Mya margaritifera Linnaeus, 1758)

Venus subviridis Gmelin, 1791
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 158, fig. 13. [non-binomial]
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3280.

Mytilus fluviatilis Gmelin, 1791
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 157, fig. 12. [pre-linnaean]
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3359, sp. 34.
(homonym of Mytulus polymorphus fluviatilis Pallas, 1771)

Mya radiata Gmelin, 1791
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 152, fig. 7.
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3220, sp. 9, var. b. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Mya radiata Gmelin, 1791)

Venus islandica Gmelin, 1791
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 272, fig. 108.
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: pl. 32, figs. 341-342.
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3271.

Mya pictorum Gmelin, 1791
Lister, 1678, Hist. Anim. Anglic.: pl. 2, fig. 30; [app.] pl. 1, fig. 4. [pre-linnaean]
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 146, fig. 1; pl. 147, figs. 2-3. [pre-linnaean]
Schröter, 1779, Gesch. Flußconch.: pl. 2, fig. 2; pl. 3, figs. 2-5; pl. 4, fig. 6.
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 19, pl. 1, fig. 6.
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3218, sp. 3.
(misidentified reference to Mya pictorum Linnaeus, 1758)

Unio auricularius Spengler, 1793
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 149, fig. 4. [pre-linnaean]
Spengler, 1793, Skr. Naturhist. Selsk. 3: 54, no. 21.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ZMUC_BIV-315, Berlingen near Unterseen, Switzerland.

Unio conus Spengler, 1793
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 146, fig. 1. [pre-linnaean]
Spengler, 1793, Skr. Naturhist. Selsk. 3: 60, no. 26.

Mytilus avonensis Montagu, 1803
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 154, fig. 9?. [pre-linnaean]
Montagu, 1803, Test. Brit. (1): 172.
(renamed Anodonta avonica Bourguignat, 1881)

Unio nasutus Say, 1817
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 151, fig. 6.
Say, 1817, Nich. Encyc. 2: [12,] pl. 4, fig. 1.
Say, 1819, Nich. Encyc. 4: [18,] pl. 4, fig. 1.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 52.
Type(s): USNM_85978, Bristol, Pa.

Unio crassus Say, 1817
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 150, fig. 5.
Bruguière, 1797, Encycl. Méth. 2: pl. 249, fig. 1 [as Unio sp.].
‘LeSueur’ Say, 1817, Nich. Encyc. 2: [11], pl. 1, fig. 8.
‘LeSueur’ Say, 1819, Nich. Encyc. 4: [16], pl. 1, fig. 8.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 49.
(homonym of Unio crassus Retzius, 1788)

Unio cariosus Say, 1817
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 152. fig. 7. [pre-linnaean]
Say, 1817, Nich. Encyc. 2: [12,] pl. 3, fig. 2.
Say, 1819, Nich. Encyc. 4: [17,] pl. 3, fig. 2.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 51.
Type(s): NEOTYPE MCZ_178839, Schuylkill River, near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Cyclas rivicola Lamarck, 1818
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 159, fig. 14.
Bruguière, 1797, Encycl. Méth. 2: pl. 302, figs. 5a-c.
‘Leach’ Lamarck, 1818, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 5: 558.

Unio sinuata Lamarck, 1819
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 149, fig. 3 [sic]. [pre-linnaean]
Knorr, 1757, Vergnügen 2(4): pl. 25, fig. 2. [pre-linnaean]
Schröter, 1779, Gesch. Flußconch.: pl. 4, fig. 1.
Bruguière, 1797, Encycl. Méth. 2: pl. 248, figs. 1a-b [as Unio sp.].
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 70, sp. 1.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MHNG_XXX, the Rhine, the Loire and other rivers of continental Europe.

Hyria avicularis Lamarck, 1819
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 160, fig. 16 ?.
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 82, sp. 1, var. [b]. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Hyria avicularis Lamarck, 1819)

Unio angusta Lamarck, 1819
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 147, fig. 3 ?. [pre-linnaean]
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 80, sp. 42.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MPL_0032, Habite..... Mus. n°.

Unio purpurata Lamarck, 1819
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 155, fig. 10 [?]. [pre-linnaean]
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 71, sp. 6.

Unio crassidens Lamarck, 1819
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 150, fig. 5.
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 71, sp. 3, var. a. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Unio crassidens Lamarck, 1819)

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