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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 Lea (1838), 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

Lea, I. 1838. A Synopsis of the Family of Naïades: .

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Attributed Species Names

Alasmodonta truncata Lea, 1836
‘Say, in lit.’ of Authors.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 44.
Lea, 1838, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 135.
Agassiz, 1852, Arch. Naturg. 18(1): 46.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 262.
(intro'd as syn of Alasmidonta marginata Say, 1818)

Margarita (Unio) paliatus Lea, 1836
“Ravenel’s letter” Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 31. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1838, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 22. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 33. [nomen nudum]
‘Ravenel’s Letter’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 53. [nomen nudum]
Type(s): NOMEN NUDUM USNM_85658, Santee Canal, S.C.

Margarita (Unio) crassissimus Lea, 1836
‘Ferussac’ Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 40.
Lea, 1838, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 26.
(reference to Unio crassissima Férussac, 1827)

Margarita (Unio) cailliaudii Lea, 1836
‘Fer.’ Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: . [nomen nudum]
‘Ferussac ms’ Lea, 1838, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 24. [nomen nudum]
‘Fer.’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 36. [nomen nudum]
‘Fer.’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 58.

Margarita (Unio) egyptiacus Jay, 1836
‘Cailliaud’ of Authors.
Jay, 1836, Cat. Rec. Shells: 20.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 29.
Lea, 1838, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 21.
Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 198.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 32.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 267.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll. 2: 494.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 50.
Haas, 1940, Zool. Ser. Field Mus. Nat. Hist. 24: 140 [as ‘Caelatura egyptiaca’].
Araujo et al., 2017, Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 179(2): 280.
(error for Unio aegyptiacus Cailliaud, 1827)

Margaritana (Unio) cumberlandianus Lea, 1852
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 27. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1838, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 20. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 30.
(new name for Unio cumberlandicus Lea, 1838)

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