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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 Herrington (1962), 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

Herrington, H.B. 1962. A revision of the Sphaeriidae of North America. Miscellaneous Publications, Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan (118). 74 pp.

Attributed Species Names

Pisidium aequilaterale Prime, 1865
Prime, 1865, Smithsonian Misc. Coll. (145): 63 [as ‘æquilaterale’].
Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch. 5: 165.
‘Prime’ Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 50 [as ‘æquilaterale’].
‘Prime’ Herrington, 1962, MPUMMZ (118): 31.
(error for Pisidium equilaterale Prime, 1852)

Sphaerium pallidium Herrington, 1962
‘Gray’ Herrington, 1962, MPUMMZ (118): 29.
(error for Sphaerium pallidum Gray, 1856)

Taxonomic Opinions

Pisidium adamsi Prime, 1851
+ Pisidium affine Sterki, 1901
+ Pisidium sargenti Sterki, 1901
+ Pisidium sphaericum Sterki, 1912
+ Pisidium deflexum Sterki, 1922

Pisidium aequilaterale [sic] Prime, 1851

Pisidium amnica (Müller, 1774)

Pisidium casertanum (Poli, 1791)
+ Pisidium cinereum Alder, 1838
+ Cyclas abdita Haldeman, 1841
+ Cyclas minor Mighels & Adams, 1842
+ Cyclas steenbuchi Möller, 1842
+ Pisidium roseum Scholtz, 1843
+ Pisidium regulare Prime, 1852
+ Pisidium noveboracense Prime, 1858
+ Pisidium occidentale Newcomb, 1861
+ Pisidium politum Sterki, 1895
+ Pisidium randolphii Roper, 1896
+ Pisidium trapezoideum Sterki, 1896
+ Pisidium roperi Sterki, 1898
+ Pisidium streatori Sterki, 1901
+ Pisidium strengii Sterki, 1902
+ Pisidium ashmuni Sterki, 1903
+ Pisidium complanatum Sterki, 1903
+ Pisidium rowelli Sterki, 1903
+ Pisidium cuneiforme Sterki, 1903
+ Pisidium atlanticum Sterki, 1905
+ Pisidium proximum Sterki, 1906
+ Pisidium subrotundum Sterki, 1906
+ Pisidium friersoni Sterki, 1906
+ Pisidium neglectum Sterki, 1906
+ Pisidium abditum huachucanum Pilsbry & Ferriss, 1906
+ Pisidium superius Sterki, 1907
+ Pisidium succineum Sterki, 1907
+ Pisidium albidum Sterki, 1911
+ Pisidium dispar Sterki, 1911
+ Pisidium alleni Sterki, 1912
+ Pisidium columbianum Sterki, 1913
+ Pisidium furcatum Sterki, 1913
+ Pisidium nevadense Sterki, 1913
+ Pisidium noveboracense var. elevatum Sterki, 1916
+ Pisidium ovum Sterki, 1916
+ Pisidium hannai Sterki, 1916
+ Pisidium fabale Sterki, 1916
+ Pisidium parodoxum Sterki, 1922
+ Pisidium griseolum Sterki, 1922
+ Pisidium orcasense Sterki, 1922
+ Pisidium lucidum Sterki, 1923
+ Pisidium mirum Sterki, 1923

Pisidium compressum Prime, 1851

Pisidium conventus Clessin, 1877
+ Pisidium abyssorum Sterki, 1898
+ Pisidium clessini Surbeck, 1899
+ Pisidium tornense Odhner, 1908
+ Pisidium pusillum B.B. Woodward, 1913
+ Pisidium hendersoni Sterki, 1923

Pisidium cruciatum Sterki, 1895

Pisidium dubium (Say, 1816)
+ Cyclas (Phymesoda) equalis Rafinesque, 1820
+ Cyclas abruptum Haldeman, 1841
+ Pisidium virginicum Prime, 1865

Pisidium fallax Sterki, 1896
+ Pisidium kirklandi Sterki, 1899

Pisidium ferrugineum Prime, 1851
+ Pisidium (Fossarina) hibernicum Westerlund, 1894
+ Pisidium medianum Sterki, 1899
+ Pisidium costatum Sterki, 1903
+ Pisidium vexum Sterki, 1916

Pisidium henslowanum (Sheppard, 1825)
+ Pisidium supinum Schmidt, 1850

Pisidium idahoense Roper, 1890

Pisidium insigne Gabb, 1868

Pisidium lilljeborgi Clessin, 1886
+ Pisidium scutellatum Sterki, 1896
+ Pisidium lilljeborgi form cristatum Sterki, 1928

Pisidium milium Held, 1836

Pisidium nitidum Jenyns, 1832
+ Pisidium contortum Prime, 1858
+ Pisidium pauperculum Sterki, 1896
+ Pisidium splendidulum Sterki, 1898
+ Pisidium handwerki Sterki, 1899
+ Pisidium tenuissimum Sterki, 1901
+ Pisidium minusculum Sterki, 1906
+ Pisidium glabellum Sterki, 1913
+ Pisidium lermondi Sterki, 1913
+ Pisidium latchfordi Sterki, 1916
+ Pisidium limpidum Sterki, 1922
+ Pisidium prognathum Sterki, 1922

Pisidium obtusale Pfeiffer, 1821
+ Pisidium ventricosum Prime, 1851
+ Pisidium rotundatum Prime, 1852
+ Pisidium vesiculare Sterki, 1896

Pisidium punctiferum (Guppy, 1867)
+ Pisidium punctatum Sterki, 1895
+ Pisidium singleyi Sterki, 1898
+ Pisidium limatulum Sterki, 1905
+ Pisidium inornatum Sterki, 1911
+ Pisidium tenuilineatum Stelfox, 1918

Pisidium subtruncatum Malm, 1855
+ Pisidium marci Sterki, 1909
+ Pisidium overi Sterki, 1913
+ Pisidium apiculatum Sterki, 1922

Pisidium ultramontanum Prime, 1865

Pisidium variabile Prime, 1851
+ Pisidium cicer Prime, 1858
+ Pisidium decisum Sterki, 1922
+ Pisidium probum Sterki, 1923

Pisidium walkeri Sterki, 1895
+ Pisidium walkeri var. mainense Sterki, 1898

Sphaerium corneum (Linné, 1758)

Sphaerium fabale (Prime, 1851)

Sphaerium lacustre (Müller, 1774)
+ Cyclas ryckholti Normand, 1844
+ Cyclas rosacea Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas jayensis Prime, 1852
+ Sphaerium lenticula Prime, 1862
+ Sphaerium raymondi Cooper, 1892
+ Musculium winkleyi Sterki, 1909
+ Musculium pusillum Sterki, 1910
+ Musculium declive Sterki, 1912

Sphaerium nitidum Clessin in Westerlund, 1876
+ Sphaerium uintaense Call, 1886
+ Sphaerium walkeri Sterki, 1901

Sphaerium occidentale Prime, 1860
+ Cyclas ovalis Prime, 1853

Sphaerium partumeium (Say, 1822)
+ Cyclas elevata Haldeman, 1841
+ Cyclas truncata Linsley, 1845
+ Sphaerium contractum Prime, 1865
+ Calyculina hodgsonii Sterki, 1902
+ Calyculina ferrissii Sterki, 1902
+ Musculium orbiculare Sterki, 1913

Sphaerium patella (Gould, 1850)
+ Sphaerium primeanum Clessin, 1878

Sphaerium rhomboideum (Say, 1822)

Sphaerium securis (Prime, 1851)
+ Cyclas sphaerica Prime, 1853
+ Musculium parvum Sterki, 1909
+ Musculium australe Sterki, 1916

Sphaerium striatinum (Lamarck, 1818)
+ Cyclas triangularis Say, 1829
+ Cyclas staminea Conrad, 1834
+ Cyclas (Pisidium) dentata Haldeman, 1841
+ Cyclas flava Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas emarginata Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas acuminata Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas modesta Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas solidula Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas aurea Prime, 1852
+ Sphaerium vermontanum Prime, 1861
+ Sphaerium tumidum Baird, 1863
+ Sphaerium spokani Baird, 1863
+ Sphaerium lilycashense Baker, 1898
+ Sphaerium jalapensis Pilsbry, 1904
+ Sphaerium hendersoni Sterki, 1906
+ Sphaerium pilsbryanum Sterki, 1909
+ Sphaerium ohiense Sterki, 1913
+ Sphaerium torsum Sterki, 1916
+ Sphaerium declive Sterki, 1922
+ Sphaerium notatum Sterki, 1927

Sphaerium sulcatum (Lamarck, 1818)
+ Cyclas similis Say, 1817
+ Sphaerium crassum Sterki, 1901
+ Sphaerium lineatum Sterki, 1910
+ Sphaerium fallax Sterki, 1930

Sphaerium transversum (Say, 1829)
+ Sphaerium pallidum Gray, 1856
+ Sphaerium subtransversum Prime, 1860

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