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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 Benson (1855), 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

Benson, W.H. 1855. Chusan shells. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bengal 24: 119-140.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio (Theliderma) divergens Cantor, 1842
Benson in Cantor, 1842, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 9: 489.
Benson, 1855, J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 24: 137.
Type(s): TYPE LOCALITY TYPE_LOCALITY_MP_010, Zhoushan Island, Zhejiang Province.

Anodon gibbum Cantor, 1842
Benson in Cantor, 1842, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 9: 489.
Benson, 1855, J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 24: 135.

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