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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 Pilsbry (1920), 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

Pilsbry, H.A. 1920. Costa Rican land and freshwater mollusks. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 72: 2-10.

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Attributed Species Names

Nephronaias tempisquensis Pilsbry, 1920
Pilsbry, 1920, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 72: 9, fig. 6.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_105225A, Rio Tempisque, Filadelphia, Costa Rica.

Nephronaias macneilii Pilsbry, 1920
‘Lea’ Pilsbry, 1920, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 72: 10.
(error for Unio macnielii Lea, 1869)

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodontites luteolus (Lea)

Nephronaias dysoni (Lea)

Nephronaias macneilii [sic] (Lea)

Nephronaias tempisquensis n. sp.

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