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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 Grier (1918), 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

Grier, N.M. 1918. New varieties of naiades from Lake Erie. Nautilus 32(1): 9-12.

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Attributed Species Names

Fusconaia flava var. parvula Grier, 1918
Grier, 1918, Nautilus 32(1): 11.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Obliquaria (Quadrula) flava Rafinesque, 1820)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) CM_61.4513, “Big Bend” Presque Isle Bay, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania.

Lasmigona costata var. ereganensis Grier, 1918
Grier, 1918, Nautilus 32(1): 10.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Alasmidonta costata Rafinesque, 1820; correct name for Lasmigona costata var. eriganensis Grier, 1918)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE CM_61.4720, “Big Bend” (W of waterworks), Presque Isle Bay, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania.

Elliptio dilatata var. sterkii Grier, 1918
Grier, 1918, Nautilus 32(1): 9.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio (Eurynia) dilatata Rafinesque, 1820)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) CM_61.4628, Presque Isle Bay, Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania.

Lasmigona costata var. eriganensis Grier, 1918
Grier, 1918, Nautilus 32(1): 10.
(incorrect original spelling of Lasmigona costata var. ereganensis Grier, 1918)

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