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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 Prime (1895), 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

Prime, T. 1895. Catalogue of the species of Corbiculadae in the Collection of Temple Prime, now forming part of the Collection of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Cambridge, Massachusetts. 62 pp.

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Attributed Species Names

Pera henslowiana Hanley, 1843
‘Jenyns’ Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 91.
‘Leach, in litt.’ Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch. 5: 169.
‘Sheppard’ Clessin, 1879, Conch. Cab. 9(3): 13.
‘Jenyns’ Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 60 [as ‘Pisidium henslowianum’].
Dall, 1903, Trans. Wagner Free Inst. 3(6): 1463.
Thiele, 1934, Handb. Syst. Weichtierk. 3: 853 [1297].
Kantor et al., 2010, Cat. Contin. Moll. Russia: 308 [as ‘Tellina henslowiana’].
(reference to Tellina henslowana Sheppard, 1825; error for Tellina henslowana Sheppard, 1825)

Cyrena carolinensis Hanley, 1843
‘Lamarck’ of Authors.
Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 93.
Philippi, 1848, Abbild. Beschr. Conch. 3: 78.
Clessin, 1879, Conch. Cab. 9(3): 108.
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 19.
(error for Cyclas caroliniana Bosc, 1801; error for Cyrena caroliniensis Lamarck, 1818)

Corbicula manillensis Prime, 1860
‘Philippi’ of Authors.
Prime, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 12: 271.
Prime, 1863, Cat. Corbicul.: 4.
Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch. 5: 133.
Clessin, 1879, Conch. Cab. 9(3): 187.
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 13.
(error for Cyrena manilensis Philippi, 1844)

Pisidium novaezelandiae Prime, 1862
Prime, 1862, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 3.
Prime, 1863, Cat. Corbicul.: 17.
Prime, 1867, Ann. Lyc. Natur. Hist. 8: 91, fig. 39 [as ‘nov-zelandicum’].
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 61 [as ‘nov.-zealandicum’].

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 cubanum Prime, 1870
Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch. 5: 153.
“Prime” Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 48.
(error for Sphaerium cubense Prime, 1865)

Cyrena cypriniformis Prime, 1870
Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch. 5: 143.
‘Prime’ Clessin, 1879, Conch. Cab. 9(3): 127.
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 26.
(error for Cyrena cyprinaeformis Prime, 1861)

Cyrena papuana Prime, 1870
“Lesson” Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch. 5: 146.
“Lesson” Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 26.
(error for Cyrena papua Lesson, 1830)

Cyrena mactriformis Prime, 1870
Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch. 5: 145.
‘Prime’ Clessin, 1879, Conch. Cab. 9(3): 237.
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 29.
(error for Cyrena mactraeformis Prime, 1860)

Pisidium novzealandicum Prime, 1895
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 61.
(error for Pisidium novaezelandiae Prime, 1862)

Sphaerium minervae Prime, 1895
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 45. [nomen nudum]

Limosina viridans Prime, 1895
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 47.
(new name for Sphaerium viridante Prime, 1865)

Pisidium titicacense Prime, 1895
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 55. [nomen nudum]
(homonym of Pisidium titicacense Pilsbry, 1924)

Corbicula leviscula Prime, 1895
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 10.
(error for Corbicula leviuscula Prime, 1867)

Corbicula nepeansis Prime, 1895
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 11.
(error for Cyrena nepeanensis Lesson, 1830)

Pisidium septentrionale Prime, 1895
Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 61. [nomen nudum]

Taxonomic Opinions

Batissa corbiculoides Deshayes
+ Batissa triquetra Deshayes, 1854

Batissa fortis Prime
+ Batissa ponderosa Prime, 1860

Batissa jayana Lea
+ Batissa sphaericula Prime, 1862
+ Batissa elegans Prime, 1862
+ Batissa solidula Prime, 1862

Batissa lenticularis Deshayes

Batissa lævigata Schumacher
+ Cyrena childrenae Gray, 1825
+ Cyrena keraudrenia Lesson, 1830
+ Batissa insignis Deshayes, 1854

Batissa obesa Deshayes

Batissa similis Prime

Batissa violacea Deshayes
+ Cyrena tenebrosa Hinds, 1842
+ Batissa unioniformis Prime, 1860

Corbicula africana Deshayes

Corbicula agrensis Prime

Corbicula ammiralis Prime

Corbicula angasi Prime

Corbicula astartina Martens

Corbicula australis Deshayes

Corbicula baronialis Prime

Corbicula bengalica Deshayes

Corbicula blandiana Prime

Corbicula brunnea Prime

Corbicula castanea Morelet

Corbicula colonialis Prime

Corbicula consularis Prime

Corbicula convexa Deshayes

Corbicula cor Deshayes

Corbicula cumingii Deshayes
+ Corbicula squalida Deshayes, 1854
+ Corbicula notata Prime, 1861
+ Corbicula crosseana Prime, 1867
+ Corbicula venustula Prime, 1867

Corbicula cuneata Jonas

Corbicula ducalis Prime

Corbicula fluminalis Deshayes
+ Cyrena rivalis Philippi, 1851
+ Corbicula difficilis Prime, 1867
+ Corbicula purpurea Prime, 1867
+ Corbicula saulcyi Bourguignat, 1868
+ Corbicula delessertiana Prime, 1870
+ Corbicula radiata Martens, 1897

Corbicula fluminea Deshayes
+ Corbicula triangularis Deshayes, 1854
+ Corbicula muelleriana Prime, 1867
+ Corbicula pfeifferiana Prime, 1867

Corbicula fuscata Deshayes
+ Corbicula imperialis Prime, 1870

Corbicula gracilis Prime

Corbicula inaequilateralis Prime

Corbicula insularis Prime

Corbicula lamarckiana Prime

Corbicula largillierti Deshayes
+ Corbicula sulcatina Deshayes, 1854
+ Corbicula chemnitziana Prime, 1867
+ Corbicula vulgaris Prime, 1867

Corbicula larnaudieri Prime

Corbicula leana Prime

Corbicula leviscula [sic] Prime

Corbicula limosa Deshayes
+ Cyrena variegata d’Orbigny, 1835
+ Corbicula semisulcata Deshayes, 1854
+ Corbicula perplexa Prime, 1865

Corbicula linneana Prime

Corbicula lutea Morelet

Corbicula lydigiana Prime
+ Corbicula erosa Prime, 1861
+ Corbicula pisidiiformis Prime, 1867
+ Corbicula moreletiana Prime, 1867

Corbicula malaccana Deshayes

Corbicula manchurica A. Adams

Corbicula manillensis [sic] Prime
+ Cyrena fluviatilis Philippi, 1846

Corbicula minor Prime

Corbicula nepeansis [sic] Deshayes

Corbicula nitens Morelet

Corbicula obsoleta Deshayes
+ Corbicula amazonica Prime, 1870

Corbicula occidens Benson
+ Corbicula mediocris Prime, 1862

Corbicula orientalis Deshayes
+ Corbicula japonica Prime, 1867
+ Corbicula martensii Clessin, 1879

Corbicula paranensis Deshayes

Corbicula parvula Prime

Corbicula primeana Morelet
+ Corbicula pexata Prime, 1867

Corbicula prolongata Prime

Corbicula pulchella Deshayes

Corbicula pusilla Deshayes

Corbicula quilonensis Benson

Corbicula rhomboidea Prime

Corbicula rotunda Prime

Corbicula sayana Prime

Corbicula solidula Prime

Corbicula stimpsoniana Prime

Corbicula straminea Reinhardt

Corbicula subradiata Prime

Corbicula trigona Deshayes
+ Corbicula striatella Deshayes, 1854
+ Corbicula violacea Prime, 1861
+ Corbicula consanguinea Prime, 1867

Corbicula tumida Deshayes

Corbicula woodiana Deshayes
+ Corbicula primeana Mörch, 1861

Cyrena acuta Prime

Cyrena anomala Deshayes

Cyrena arctata Deshayes

Cyrena bengalensis Lamarck

Cyrena bernardiana Prime
+ Cyrena proxima Prime, 1867

Cyrena buschii Philippi

Cyrena carolinensis [sic] Lamarck

Cyrena ceylonica Lamarck

Cyrena chilina Prime

Cyrena colorata Prime

Cyrena cypriniformis [sic] Prime

Cyrena cyprinoides Quoy

Cyrena eximia Dunker
+ Cyrena sinuosa Deshayes, 1854
+ Cyrena regularis Prime, 1861

Cyrena fallax Deshayes
+ Cyrena affinis Deshayes, 1854

Cyrena floridana Conrad
+ Cyrena protexta Conrad, 1869

Cyrena fontainei Carpenter

Cyrena fortis Prime

Cyrena galatheae Reinhardt

Cyrena germana Prime

Cyrena lauta Deshayes

Cyrena mactriformis [sic] Deshayes
+ Cyrena mactroides Deshayes, 1854

Cyrena maritima C.B. Adams

Cyrena meridionalis Prime

Cyrena mexicana Sowerby
+ Cyrena inaequilateralis of Authors, date unknown
+ Cyrena fragilis Sowerby, 1878

Cyrena mörchiana Prime

Cyrena nitida Deshayes
+ Cyrena laevis Prime, 1861

Cyrena olivacea Carpenter

Cyrena oviformis Deshayes

Cyrena panamensis Prime
+ Cyrena (Anomala) inflata Deshayes, 1854

Cyrena papuana [sic] Lesson

Cyrena placida Deshayes

Cyrena ponderosa Prime

Cyrena radiata Hanley
+ Cyrena sordida Hanley, 1844
+ Cyrena solida Philippi, 1846
+ Cyrena exquisita Prime, 1867

Cyrena regalis Prime

Cyrena siamica Prime

Cyrena similis Deshayes

Cyrena sphærica Prime

Cyrena sublobata Deshayes
+ Cyrena caledonica Gassies, 1857

Cyrena sumatrensis Sowerby

Cyrena triangula v.d. Busch

Cyrena triangularis Metcalfe

Cyrena tribunalis Prime

Cyrena ventricosa Deshayes

Limosina bahiensis Spix

Limosina barbadensis Prime

Limosina cubana [sic] Prime

Limosina ferruginea Krauss

Limosina maculata Morelet

Limosina meridionalis Prime

Limosina parvula Prime

Limosina portoricensis Prime

Limosina veatleyi C.B. Adams

Limosina viridans Prime

Pisidium abditum Haldeman
+ Cyclas minor Mighels & Adams, 1842
+ Pisidium tenellum Agassiz, 1850
+ Pisidium minus Stimpson, 1851
+ Pisidium kurtzii Prime, 1852
+ Pisidium zonatum Prime, 1852
+ Pisidium regulare Prime, 1852
+ Pisidium notatum Prime, 1852
+ Pisidium noveboracense Prime, 1858
+ Pisidium resartum Prime, 1862
+ Pisidium rubrum Prime, 1862
+ Pisidium plenum Prime, 1862
+ Pisidium amplum Prime, 1862

Pisidium amnicum Jenyns
+ Cyclas obliqua Lamarck, 1818
+ Pisidium inflatum Porro, 1838
+ Pisidium grateloupianum Normand, 1844
+ Pisidium sulcatum Prime, 1862
+ Pisidium burgundiacum Prime, 1870

Pisidium bensoni Prime
+ Pisidium parvulum Prime, 1870

Pisidium canariense Shuttleworth

Pisidium casertanum Bourguignat
+ Cyclas pulchellum Jenyns, 1832
+ Pisidium australe Philippi, 1836
+ Pisidium cinereum Alder, 1838
+ Pisidium limosum Gassies, 1849
+ Pisidium thermale Dupuy, 1849
+ Pisidium sinuatum Bourguignat, 1850
+ Pisidium lenticulare Dupuy, 1852
+ Pisidium stabileii Prime, 1870
+ Sphaerium herminii Prime, 1870
+ Pisidium globulare Westerlund, 1873
+ Pisidium planatum Ancey, 1906

Pisidium chilensis Deshayes

Pisidium compressum Prime
+ Pisidium altile Prime, 1852
+ Pisidium cicer Prime, 1858

Pisidium conicum Baudon

Pisidium consanguineum Prime
+ Pisidium gundlachi Prime, 1870

Pisidium duplicatum Pfeiffer

Pisidium ferrugineum Prime

Pisidium ferrœnse Mörch

Pisidium henslowianum [sic] Jenyns
+ Cyclas acuta Pfeiffer, 1821
+ Pisidium bonnafouxianum de Cessac, 1855
+ Pisidium jayanum Prime, 1870

Pisidium jamaicense Prime
+ Cyclas pygmaea Adams, 1849

Pisidium milium Held
+ Pisidium normandianum Gassies, 1849
+ Pisidium tetragonum Normand, 1854
+ Pisidium baudonianum de Cessac, 1855

Pisidium nitidum Jenyns
+ Pisidium incertum Normand, 1854

Pisidium nov.-zealandicum [sic] Prime

Pisidium obtusale Pfeiffer
+ Cyclas minima Studer, 1820

Pisidium occidentale Newcomb

Pisidium punctifera Guppy

Pisidium pusillum Jenyns
+ Cyclas fontinalis Draparnaud, 1806
+ Pisidium roseum Scholtz, 1843

Pisidium retusum Prime

Pisidium septentrionale Prime, 1895

Pisidium simile Prime

Pisidium steenbuchii Mörch

Pisidium titicacense Prime

Pisidium ultramontanum Prime

Pisidium variabile Prime
+ Pisidium grande Prime, 1865

Pisidium ventricosum Prime
+ Pisidium rotundatum Prime, 1852

Pisidium virginicum Bourguignat
+ Cyclas nitida Mighels & Adams, 1842
+ Pisidium adamsi Stimpson, 1851

Pisidium æquilaterale [sic] Prime

Sphærium corneum Scopoli
+ Cyclas tumida of Authors, date unknown
+ Tellina rivalis Müller, 1774
+ Cyclas nucleus Studer, 1820
+ Cyclas lutea Anton, 1838
+ Cyclas globosa Villa, 1841

Sphærium creplini Dunker

Sphærium fabalis Prime
+ Cyclas castanea Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas sulculosa Prime, 1865

Sphærium jeannottii Normand, 1844

Sphærium lacustre Férrussac
+ Cyclas calyculata Draparnaud, 1806
+ Cyclas perezii Prime, 1870

Sphærium lenticula Prime

Sphærium minervæ Prime

Sphærium nobile Gould

Sphærium occidentale Prime
+ Cyclas tenuis Prime, 1852

Sphærium ovale Férussac

Sphærium partumeium Say
+ Cyclas elevata Haldeman, 1841
+ Cyclas orbicularia Linsley, 1845
+ Cyclas mirabilis Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas caerulea Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas eburnea Prime, 1853
+ Sphaerium jayanum Prime, 1865
+ Cyclas pallida Prime, 1865

Sphærium patella Gould

Sphærium rhomboideum Say
+ Cyclas elegans Adams, 1840

Sphærium rivicola Lamarck

Sphærium ryckholtii Normand, 1844
+ Cyclas stricta Normand, 1854

Sphærium scaldianum Normand
+ Cyclas citrina Brown, 1844

Sphærium securis Prime
+ Cyclas cardissa Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas rosacea Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas sphaerica Prime, 1853
+ Cyclas crocea Lewis, 1854

Sphærium simile Say
+ Cyclas gigantea Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas ponderosa Prime, 1852

Sphærium solidum Normand

Sphærium striatinum Lamarck
+ Cyclas triangularis Say, 1829
+ Cyclas staminea Conrad, 1834
+ Cyclas tenuistriata Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas acuminata Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas inornata Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas simplex Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas modesta Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas aurea Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas solidula Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas distorta Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas emarginata Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas flava Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas furcata Prime, 1853
+ Cyclas bulbosa Prime, 1853
+ Sphaerium vermontanum Prime, 1861

Sphærium terverianum Dupuy

Sphærium transversum Say
+ Cyclas detruncata Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas gracilis Prime, 1852
+ Cyclas constricta Prime, 1853
+ Sphaerium contractum Prime, 1865

Sphærium truncatum Lindsley
+ Cyclas calyculata C.B. Adams, 1842

Velorita cochinensis Hanley

Velorita cyprinoides Gray

Velorita parvula Prime

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