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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 Jay (1839), 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

Jay. 1839. Catalogue of Recent shells in the cabinet of John C. Jay, M.D.: .

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Attributed Species Names

Unio asper Jay, 1839
‘Lea’ Jay, 1839, Cat. Rec. Shells: 55.
(reference to Unio asper Lea, 1831)

Anodonta curvata Jay, 1839
‘Fer.’ Jay, 1839, Cat. Rec. Shells: 27. [nomen nudum]

Unio gouldianus Jay, 1839
Ward in Jay, 1839, Cat. Rec. Shells: 24. [nomen nudum]

Unio merdiger Reeve, 1865
Jay, 1839, Cat. Rec. Shells: 25, sp. 1065.
‘Walsh.’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: . [nomen nudum]
‘Watts’ Reeve, 1865, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 28, sp. 145.

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