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Tue 06 Aug 2019

The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

This page documents data for B.H. Wright (1888), 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

Wright, B.H. 1888. Check List of North American Unionidae, etc. : .

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Attributed Species Names

Unio sayanus Conrad, 1838
‘Ward’ of Authors.
Conrad, 1838, Monogr. Fam. Unionidae 2(11): 102, pl. 56, fig. 2.
B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List: unnumbered p. 5.
(error for Unio sayii Tappan, 1839)

Anodonta shafferiana Lea, 1870
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 81.
Clessin, 1873, Conchyl. Cab. 9(1): 243, pl. 17, figs. 5-7.
B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List: unnumbered p. 7.
Call, 1895, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 7: 60.
Utterback, 1916, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(7): 311.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 23.
(error for Anodonta shaefferiana Lea, 1852)

Unio stearnsii B.H. Wright, 1888
B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List: unnumbered p. 5. [nomen nudum]
Type(s): NOMEN NUDUM ANSP_56495, Blue Spring Landing, St. John’s R., Fla.

Unio simpsoni B.H. Wright, 1888
B.H. Wright, 1888, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 40: 117, pl. 5, fig. 1.
B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List: unnumbered p. 5.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_151038, Lake Woodruff, Fla.

Unio insitatus B.H. Wright, 1888
‘Lea’ B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List: unnumbered p. 3.
(error for Unio inusitatis Lea, 1859)

Unio catilus B.H. Wright, 1888
B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List: unnumbered p. 2.
Ortmann, 1924, Amer. Midl. Nat. 9(1): 38.
(error for Unio catillus Conrad, 1836)

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