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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

This page documents data for Ortmann (1913), 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

Ortmann, A.E. 1913. The Alleghenian Divide, and its influence upon the freshwater fauna. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society 52(210): 287-390.

Attributed Species Names

Pleurobema fassinans Ortmann, 1913
‘Lea’ Ortmann, 1913, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 52(210): 310.
(misidentified reference to Unio fassinans Lea, 1868)

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