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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 Olsson & Wurtz (1951), 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

Olsson & Wurtz. 1951. New Colombian Naiades, with observations on other species. Notulae Naturae (239): 1-9.

Attributed Genus Names

Chevronais Olsson & Wurtz, 1951
Olsson & Wurtz, 1951, Notulae Naturae (239): 6.
Type species: Chevronais colombiana Olsson & Wurtz, 1951 (orig. desig.) = Castalia ambigua

Attributed Species Names

Diplodontites pilsbryana Olsson & Wurtz, 1951
Olsson & Wurtz, 1951, Notulae Naturae (239): 7, figs. 7-10.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_187180, Cano Las Animas, near Chiriguana, Colombia.

Chevronais colombiana Olsson & Wurtz, 1951
Olsson & Wurtz, 1951, Notulae Naturae (239): 6, text fig. 3-6.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) ANSP_187181, Rio Caqueta, above Tres Esquinas, Colombia.

Prisodon (Triplodon) rugosissima savillei Olsson & Wurtz, 1951
Olsson & Wurtz, 1951, Notulae Naturae (239): 5, figs. 11-12.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Hyria rugosissima Sowerby, 1869)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_187179, Rio Mecaya Area, Caqueta [= Japurá] Basin, Colombia.

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodontites colombiensis Marshall, 1922

Chevronais colombiana Olsson & Wurtz, 1951

Diplodontites cookei Marshall, 1922

Diplodontites pilsbryana Olsson & Wurtz, 1951

Prisodon (Triplodon) amazonia (Frierson, 1914)

Prisodon (Triplodon) rugosissima (Sowerby, 1869)

Prisodon (Triplodon) rugosissima savillei new subspecies

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