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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 Conrad (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

Conrad, T.A. 1849. Descriptions of new fresh water and marine shells. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 4: 152-157.

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Attributed Species Names

Margaritana etowaensis Conrad, 1849
Conrad, 1849, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4: 154 [as ‘etowænsis’].
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 263 [as ‘Strophitus etowaosis’].

Unio contrarius Conrad, 1849
Conrad, 1849, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4: 153.
Conrad, 1850, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 1: 276, pl. 37, fig. 7.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 247.

Unio limatulus Conrad, 1849
Conrad, 1849, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4: 154.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 251.

Unio plectophorus Conrad, 1849
Conrad, 1849, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4: 154 [as ‘plectrophorus’].
Conrad, 1850, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 1: 277, pl. 38, fig. 7.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 261 [as ‘Plectomerus plectophorus’].
(correct name for Unio plectrophorus Conrad, 1849)

Unio aratus Conrad, 1849
Conrad, 1849, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 4: 302.
Conrad, 1849, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4: 154.
(homonym of Unio aratus Lea, 1843)

Unio securiformis Conrad, 1849
Conrad, 1849, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4: ??.
Conrad, 1849, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 4: 300.
Conrad, 1850, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 1: 275, pl. 37, fig. 1.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 250.

Unio rosaceus Conrad, 1849
Conrad, 1849, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4: 153.
Conrad, 1849, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 4: 303.
Conrad, 1850, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 1: 275.
(homonym of Unio rosaceus DeKay, 1843)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MCZ_178779, Savannah River, Georgia.

Unio plectrophorus Conrad, 1849
Conrad, 1849, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4: 154.
(incorrect original spelling of Unio plectophorus Conrad, 1849)

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