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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 Deshayes (1830), 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

Deshayes. 1830. Encyclopédie Méthodique; Histoire Naturelle des vers 2: .

Attributed Species Names

Unio securis Deshayes, 1830
Deshayes, 1830, Enc. Méth. 2: 578.
Deshayes, 1835, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 550.
(reference to Unio securis Lea, 1829)

Unio atra Deshayes, 1830
Deshayes, 1830, Enc. Méth. 2: 582.
(reference to Unio ater Lea, 1829)

Unio mytiloides Deshayes, 1830
‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
Deshayes, 1830, Enc. Méth. 2: 586, pl. 249, fig. 4.
Conrad, 1836, Monogr. Fam. Unionidae 1(4): 41, pl. 20.
(misidentified reference to Pleurobema mytiloides Rafinesque, 1820)

Corbula donacina Deshayes, 1830
Deshayes, 1830, Enc. Méth. 2: ??.

Cyrena australis Deshayes, 1830
Deshayes, 1830, Enc. Méth. 2: 50.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_3499, Nouvelle Hollande.

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