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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 DeKay (1843), 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

DeKay. 1843. Zoology of New York 5: .

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Attributed Species Names

Alasmodon corrugata DeKay, 1843
DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York 5: 198, pl. 24, figs. 259.
Type(s): TYPE LOCALITY TYPE_LOCALITY_MP_003, Passaic River.

Unio rosaceus DeKay, 1843
DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York 5: 192, pl. 39, figs. 355-356; pl. 40, fig. 357.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_678303, Seneca Lake, New York.

Unio radiatus DeKay, 1843
‘Gmelin’ DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York 5: 189, pl. 18. fig. 236.
(misidentified reference to Mya radiata Gmelin, 1791)

Anodon unadilla DeKay, 1843
DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York 5: 109, pl. 15, fig. 228.

Anodonta excurvata DeKay, 1843
DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York 5: 202, pl. 17, fig. 233.

Cyclas solida DeKay, 1843
DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York 5: 229, pl. 25, fig. 265.

Alasmodon marginata DeKay, 1843
DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York 5: 196, pl. 19, fig. 225.
(misidentified reference to Alasmidonta marginata Say, 1818)

Unio cariosus DeKay, 1843
DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York 5: 193, pl. 21, figs. 243-244.
(misidentified reference to Unio cariosus Say, 1817)

Taxonomic Opinions

Unio boydianus

Unio complanatus
+ Unio purpureus Say, 1817

Unio compressus (Lea)

Unio luteolus
+ Unio siliquoideus Barnes, 1823
+ Unio inflatus Barnes, 1823

Unio nasutus
+ Unio nasutus Conrad, 1838
+ Unio nasutus Conrad, 1838

Unio radiatus
+ Mya radiata Gmelin, 1791
+ Unio radiatus Barnes, 1823

Unio rosaceus

Unio ventricosus
+ Unio occidens Lea, 1829
+ Unio ventricosus Say, 1832

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