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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 Sowerby (1878), 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

Sowerby, G.B. 1878. Genus Cyrena. Conchologica Iconica 20: .

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Attributed Species Names

Cyrena cardiformis Sowerby, 1878
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 8, figs. 27a-b.

Cyrena yokohamanensis Sowerby, 1878
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 12, fig. 55.

Cyrena mallacensis Sowerby, 1878
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 12, fig. 52, pl. 16, fig. 88.
(error for Corbicula malaccensis Deshayes, 1854)

Cyrena moussoniana Sowerby, 1878
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 17, fig. 97.
(error for Corbicula moussoni Deshayes, 1854)

Cyrena gracilis Sowerby, 1878
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 14, fig. 67.
(misidentified reference to Corbicula gracilis Prime, 1862)

Cyrena fragilis Sowerby, 1878
Deshayes, Mus. Cuming Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: .

Cyrena donaciformis Sowerby, 1878
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 19, fig. 108.

Cyrena floridana Sowerby, 1878
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 18, fig. 102.
(misidentified reference to Cyrena floridana Conrad, 1846)

Corbicula erosa Sowerby, 1878
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 6, figs. 46a, b.
(misidentified reference to Corbicula erosa Prime, 1861)

Cyrena arata Sowerby, 1878
Theobald, 1876, Cat. Land Freshw. Shells Brit. Ind.: 44. [nomen nudum]
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 17, fig. 93.

Cyrena maritima Sowerby, 1878
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 8, fig. 30.
(reference to Cyrena maritima C.B. Adams, 1852)

Cyrena solida Sowerby, 1878
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 18, sp. 104.
(homonym of Cyrena solida Philippi, 1846)

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