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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 Pfeiffer & Graf (2013), 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

Pfeiffer, J.M., III & D.L. Graf. 2013. Re-analysis confirms the polyphyly of Lamprotula Simpson, 1900 (Bivalvia: Unionidae). Journal of Molluscan Studies 79: 249-256.

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Attributed Species Names

Trapezoideus exolescens Brandt, 1974
‘Gould’ of Authors.
Brandt, 1974, Arch. Moll. 105: 299.
Pfeiffer & Graf, 2013, J. Moll. Studies 79: 251.
Pfeiffer & Graf, 2015, Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 175(2): [4].
Lopes-Lima et al., 2017, MPE 106: 177.
(misidentified reference to Unio exolescens Gould, 1843)

Taxonomic Opinions

Aculamprotula fibrosa (Heude, 1877)

Aculamprotula scripta (Heude, 1875)

Aculamprotula tientsinensis (Crosse & Debeaux, 1863)

Aculamprotula tortuosa (Lea, 1865)

Aculamprotula zonata (Heude, 1883)

Acuticosta chinensis (Lea, 1838) [sic]

Amblema plicata (Say, 1817)

Coelatura aegyptiaca (Cailliaud, 1827)

Cristaria plicata (Leach, 1814)

Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820)

Gonidea angulata (Lea, 1838)

Hyriopsis cumingii (Lea, 1852)

Hyriopsis schlegelii (Martens, 1861)

Lamellidens generosus (Gould, 1847)

Lamprotula caveata (Heude, 1877)

Lamprotula cornuumlunae (Heude, 1883)

Lamprotula leaii (Gray, 1833)

Lamprotula plumbea (Dillwyn, 1817)

Lamprotula rochechouartii (Heude, 1875)

Lampsilis ornata (Conrad, 1835)

Lasmigona compressa (Lea, 1829)

Margaritifera margaritifera (L., 1758)

Nodularia douglasiae (Gray, 1833)

Potomida littoralis (Cuvier, 1798)

Pronodularia japanensis (Lea, 1859)

Pseudodon cambodjensis (Petit, 1865)

Pseudodon inoscularis (Gould, 1844)

Pyganodon grandis (Say, 1829)

Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque, 1820)

Sinanodonta woodiana (Lea, 1834)

Strophitus undulatus (Say, 1817)

Trapezoideus exolescens (Gould, 1843)

Truncilla truncata Rafinesque, 1820

Unio pictorum (L., 1758)

Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)

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