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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 Martini & Chemnitz (1788), 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

Martini, F.H.W. & J.H. Chemnitz. 1788. Neues systematisches Conchylien-Cabinet geordnet und beschrieben von Friedrich Heinrich Wilhelm Martini und unter dessen Aufsicht nach der Natur gezeichnet und mit lebendigen Farben erleuchtet 10. 376 pp.

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Attributed Species Names

Tellina guinaica Martini & Chemnitz, 1788
Martini & Chemnitz, 1788, Conchyl. Cab. 10: 348, pl. 170, figs. 1651-1653. [non-binomial]

Mya nodosa Gmelin, 1791
Martini & Chemnitz, 1788, Conchyl. Cab. 10: 346, pl. 170, fig. 1650.
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3222, sp. 23.
(renamed Unio nodulosa Lamarck, 1819)

Mya rugosa Gmelin, 1791
Martini & Chemnitz, 1788, Conchyl. Cab. 10: 346, pl. 170, fig. 1649 [as ‘Mya corrugata magna’].
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3222, sp. 32.

Unio nodulosa Lamarck, 1819
Martini & Chemnitz, 1788, Conchyl. Cab. 10: pl. 170, fig. 1650.
Bruguière, 1797, Encycl. Méth. 2: pl. 248, fig. 9 [as Unio sp.].
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 78, sp. 35.
(new name for Mya nodosa Gmelin, 1791)

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