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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 Simpson (1892), 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

Simpson, C.T. 1892. Notes on the Unionidae of Florida and the southeastern states. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 15(911): 405-436 + 26 plates.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio ferrissii Marsh, 1891
Marsh, 1891, Nautilus 5(3): 30.
Simpson, 1892, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 15(911): 423, pl. 66, figs. 1-2.

Unio singleyanus Marsh, 1891
Marsh, 1891, Joliet Weekly News: ??.
Marsh, 1891, Nautilus 5(3): 29.
Simpson, 1892, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 15(911): 426, pl. 68, figs. 4-5.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE UMMZ_249348, Sumpter Co., Fla.

Unio leonensis Simpson, 1892
‘Wright’ Simpson, 1892, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 15(911): 419, pl. 62, figs. 3-4.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_91141, Lake Woodruff, near DeLeon, Fla.

Unio tenerus Simpson, 1892
‘Ravenel’ Simpson, 1892, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 15(911): 416, pl. 58, figs. 5, 8.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE USNM_85032, Savannah R., Georgia.

Unio subluridus Simpson, 1892
Simpson, 1892, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 15(911): 432, pl. 83, figs. 3-4.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 743.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_104002, Orange Springs, Volusia Co., Florida.

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