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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 Graf & Cummings (2006), 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

Graf, D.L. & K.S. Cummings. 2006. Palaeoheterodont diversity (Mollusca: Trigonioida + Unionoida): what we know and what we wish we knew about freshwater mussel evolution. Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 148: 343-394.

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Attributed Species Names

Lortiella froggattii Graf & Cummings, 2006
‘Iredale’ of Authors.
‘Iredale’ Graf & Cummings, 2006, Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 148: 365.
‘Iredale’ Graf & Cummings, 2007, J. Moll. Studies 73: 313.
Bogan, 2010, FADA: [20].
(error for Lortiella froggatti Iredale, 1934)

Velesunio ambiguous Graf & Cummings, 2006
‘Philippi’ Graf & Cummings, 2006, Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 148: 348, table 2.
‘Philippi’ Pfeiffer & Graf, 2015, Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 175(2): [4].
(error for Unio ambiguus Philippi, 1847)

Taxonomic Opinions

Acostaea rivolii (Deshayes, 1827)

Actinonaias carinata (Barnes, 1823)

Alasmidonta marginata Say, 1818

Amblema plicata (Say, 1817)

Anodontites guanarensis Marshall, 1927

Anodontites trigonus (Spix, 1827)

Aspatharia chaiziana (Rang, 1835)

Aspatharia rugifera (Dunker, 1858)

Cafferia caffra (Krauss, 1848)

Castalia ambigua (Lamarck, 1819)

Castalia stevensi (Baker, H.B., 1930)

Chambardia wahlbergi (Krauss, 1848)

Coelatura aegyptiaca (Cailliaud, 1827)

Contradens contradens (Lea, 1838)

Cumberlandia monodonta (Say, 1829)

Diplodon chilensis (Gray, 1828)

Diplodon rotundus (Spix & Wagner, 1827)
+ Diplodon (Cyclomya s.s.) fontainianus var. deceptus Simpson, 1914

Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820)

Epioblasma triquetra (Rafinesque, 1820)

Etheria elliptica Lamarck, 1807

Fusconaia ebena (Lea, 1831)

Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque, 1820)

Gonidea angulata (Lea, 1838)

Hyridella australis (Lamarck, 1819)

Hyridella depressa (Lamarck, 1819)

Hyridella menziesi (Gray in Dieffenbach, 1843)

Lamellidens marginalis (Lamarck, 1819)

Lampsilis cardium Rafinesque, 1820

Lasmigona compressa (Lea, 1829)

Leila blainvilliana (Lea, 1834)

Ligumia recta (Lamarck, 1819)

Lortiella froggattii [sic] Iredale, 1934

Lortiella rugata (Sowerby, 1868)

Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)

Monocondylaea minuana (d’Orbigny, 1835)

Mutela dubius (Gmelin, 1791)

Mutela rostrata (Rang, 1835)

Mycetopoda pittieri Marshall, 1927

Obliquaria reflexa Rafinesque, 1820

Parreysia olivarius (Lea, 1831)
+ Diplasma (Hemisolasma?) vitrea Rafinesque, 1831

Pilsbryoconcha exilis (Lea, 1838)

Pleiodon ovata (Swainson, 1823)

Pleurobema coccineus (Lea, 1838)

Prisodon obliquus Schumacher, 1817

Pseudodon vondembuschianus (Lea, 1840)

Pseudomulleria dalyi (Smith, E.A., 1898)

Ptychobranchus fasciolaris (Rafinesque, 1820)

Pyganodon grandis (Say, 1829)

Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque, 1820)

Strophitus undulatus (Say, 1817)

Tritogonia verrucosa (Rafinesque, 1820)

Truncilla truncata Rafinesque, 1820

Unio pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758)

Velesunio ambiguous [sic] (Philippi, 1847)

Velesunio angasi (Sowerby, 1867)

Villosa iris (Lea, 1829)

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