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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 (1782), 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. 1782. 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 6. 375 pp.

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Attributed Species Names

Mya corrugata Müller, 1774
Müller, 1774, Verm. Terr. et Fluv. 2: 214, sp. 398.
Müller, 1779, Besch. Ges. Nat. Ber. 4: 56, pl. 3b, figs. 7-8.
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 31, pl. 3, figs. 22a-b.

Tellina fluminea Müller, 1774
Müller, 1774, Verm. Terr. et Fluv. 2: 206.
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 321, pl. 30, figs. 322-323.
(renamed Cyclas chinensis Lamarck, 1806)

Venus ceylonica Martini & Chemnitz, 1782
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 333, pl. 32, fig. 336. [non-binomial]

Venus fluminalis euphratis Martini & Chemnitz, 1782
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 319, pl. 30, fig. 320. [non-binomial]

Mya pictorum tenuis Martini & Chemnitz, 1782
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 23, pl. 2, fig. 7. [pre-linnaean]

Mya corrugata maroccana Martini & Chemnitz, 1782
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 32, pl. 3, figs. 23-24. [non-binomial]

Mya radiata Gmelin, 1791
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 23, pl. 2, fig. 7 [as ‘Mya pictorum tenuis’].
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3220, sp. 9. [in part]

Venus hermaphrodita Gmelin, 1791
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: pl. 32, fig. 336.
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3278.

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)

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 coaxans Gmelin, 1791
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: pl. 32, fig. 336.
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3278.

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.

Venus reclusa Gmelin, 1791
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 326, pl. 31, figs. 327-329. [non-binomial]
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3278.

Donax laevigata Gmelin, 1791
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 253, pl. 25, fig. 249.
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3265.

Mya gaditana Schreibers, 1793
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: pl. 3, fig. 22.
Schreibers, 1793, Versuch Conch. Linnes: 6, sp. 14.

Mya batava Maton & Rackett, 1807
Schröter, 1779, Gesch. Flußconch.: pl. 3, figs. 2, 4-5.
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 19, pl. 1, fig. 6.
Maton & Rackett, 1807, Trans. Linn. Soc. London 8: 37.

Cyclas obliqua Lamarck, 1818
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 138, pl. 13, fig. 134.
Lamarck, 1818, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 5: 559.

Cyrena fuscata Lamarck, 1818
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 320, pl. 30, figs. 320-321.
Bruguière, 1797, Encycl. Méth. 2: pl. 302, figs. 2a-c.
Lamarck, 1818, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 5: 552’ [2nd page 552].

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