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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 Utterback (1915), 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

Utterback, W.I. 1915. The naiades of Missouri. III. American Midland Naturalist 4(5): 181-204.

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Attributed Species Names

Pleurobema utterbackii Utterback, 1915
Frierson in Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(5): 197, pl. 5, fig. 12a-b; pl 20, figs. 63A-D.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 57, sp. 247 [as ‘Q. (Fusconaia) utterbackii’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) MCZ_271448, White R., Hollister, Taney Co., Missouri.

Elliptio dilatata var. subgibbosa Utterback, 1915
‘Lea’ Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(5): 202-203, pl. 21, figs. 68a-d.
(misidentified reference to Unio subgibbosus Lea, 1857)

Plethobasus cooperianus Utterback, 1915
‘Lea’ Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(5): 183, pl. 20, fig. 57a-b.
(misidentified reference to Unio cooperianus Lea, 1834)

Pleurobema missourense Utterback, 1915
‘Marsh’ Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(5): 195.
(error for Pleurobema missouriensis Marsh, 1901)

Quadrula (Cyclonaias) tuberculata utterbackiana Frierson, 1927
‘Lea’ Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(5): 183, pl. 20, fig. 57a-b [as ‘Plethobasus cooperianus’].
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 52, sp. 224c.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Obliquaria (Rotundaria) tuberculata Rafinesque, 1820)

Taxonomic Opinions

Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque)
+ Unio gibbosus Barnes, 1823
+ Unio arctior Lea, 1838

Elliptio dilatata delicata (Simpson)

Elliptio dilatata subgibbosa (Lea)
+ Unio lazarus Lea, 1852

Elliptio nigra Rafinesque
+ Unio cuneatus Barnes, 1823

Plethobasus aesopus (Green)
+ Unio cyphia Rafinesque, 1820

Plethobasus cooperianus (Lea)

Pleurobema catillus (Conrad)
+ Unio solidus Lea, 1838
+ Unio solidus Lea, 1838
+ Unio fulgidus Lea, 1845

Pleurobema coccineum (Conrad)

Pleurobema missourense [sic] (Marsh)

Pleurobema obliquum (Lamarck)
+ Unio obliquus Call, 1900

Pleurobema obliquum plenum (Lea)

Pleurobema obliquum pyramidatum (Lea)

Pleurobema utterbackii Frierson

Rotundaria granifera (Lea)

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