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This page documents data for Morelet (1849), 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

Morelet. 1849. Testacea Novissima Insulæ Cubanæ et Americæ Centralis 1: .

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Attributed Species Names

Unio spheniopsis Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 29.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2028, flumen Usumacinta, Guatemala.

Unio ravistellus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 29.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2021, Lake d’Yzabal, Guatemala.

Unio ostreatus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 29.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_94-3-22-2, flumen Usumacinta, Guatemala.

Unio paludosus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 30.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2024, propre San Geronimo, Yucatan.

Unio scutulatus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 30.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_1893-2-4-2014, S. Geronimo, Yucatan, Mexico.

Unio delphinulus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 31.
Type(s): SYNTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1588, Lac de Flores, Peten, Guatemala.

Unio testudineus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 28.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_94-3-22-1, flumen Usumacinta, Guatemala.

Anodon lurulentus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 28.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2003, in paludibus Usumacinta, Guatemala.

Unio scamnatus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 30.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1976, Rio Taco Taco, Cuba.

Unio calamitarum Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 30.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2010, Baluntie, near Palenque.

Unio aeruginosus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 29 [as ‘æruginosus’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2019, In rivulo Michol, circa Palenqueanum vicum.

Unio explicatus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 28.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2027, flumen Usumasinta, ad pagum Balancan Tabascensium [Mexico].

Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 28.
Type(s): SYNTYPE BMNH_1893-2-4-2030, River Usumacinta, Central America.

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodon lurulentus

Unio calamitarum

Unio crocodilorum

Unio delphinulus

Unio explicatus

Unio ostreatus

Unio paludosus

Unio ravistellus

Unio scamnatus

Unio scutulatus

Unio spheniopsis

Unio testudineus

Unio æruginosus

Page updated: 16:07:17 Tue 08 Oct 2019

 
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