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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 Turton (1822), 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

Turton. 1822. Conch. Ins. Brit.: .

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Attributed Genus Names

Mysca Turton, 1822
Turton, 1822, Conch. Ins. Brit.: 243.
(renamed Myisca Agassiz, 1846)
Type species: Mya ovalis Montagu, 1803 (original designation) = Unio tumidus

Attributed Species Names

Mysca solida Turton, 1822
Montagu, 1803, Test. Brit. (1): 36 [as ‘Mya solida’].
Turton, 1822, Conch. Ins. Brit.: 246, pl. 16, fig. 2.

Mytilus dentatus Turton, 1822
Turton, 1822, Conch. Ins. Brit.: 115.

Teredo navalis Turton, 1822
Turton, 1822, Conch. Ins. Brit.: 257, pl. 2, fig. 3.
(misidentified reference to Teredo navalis Linnaeus, 1758)

Cyclas pusilla Turton, 1822
Turton, 1822, Conch. Ins. Brit.: 251, pl. 11, figs. 16-17 [as ‘Cyclas pusilla’].
(misidentified reference to Tellina pusilla Gmelin, 1791)

Anodon paludosus Turton, 1822
Turton, 1822, Conch. Ins. Brit.: 240, pl. 15, fig. 6.

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