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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 Bruguière (1792), 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

Bruguière, J.G. 1792. Sur une nouvelle coquille du genre de l'Anodontite. Journal d’Histoire Naturelle 1: 131-136.

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Attributed Genus Names

Anodontites Bruguière, 1792
Bruguière, 1792, J. de Hist. Nat. 1: 134.
Bruguière, 1797, Encycl. Méth. 2: pl. 201.
Type species: Anodontites crispata Bruguière, 1792 (monotypy) = Anodontites crispata

Attributed Species Names

Anodontites crispata Bruguière, 1792
Bruguière, 1792, J. de Hist. Nat. 1: 135, pl. 8, figs. 6-7.
Bruguière, 1797, Encycl. Méth. 2: pl. 203 [204], figs. 3a-b [as Anodontites sp.].
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 86, sp. 7.
Type(s): TYPE MNHN_MPL_0038, Cayenne ? “Habite... les régions australes? Du voyage de Baudin. Mus. n°. Mon cabinet.” ["Lives... the southern regions? The Baudin voyage. Mus. No.. My cabinet.

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodontites crispata Bruguière, 1792

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