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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!

For each valid genus, the nominal generic synonyms are listed. The taxonomic history (since 1900) at the bottom of the page lists the genera to which all of the currently included species have been classified.

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genus Eurynia Rafinesque, 1820: nominal genera
     1 valid species

Eurynia Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1819, Jour. Phys. Chim. Hist. Nat. 88: 426. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 297.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 29, 42.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Unio (Eurynia) dilatata Rafinesque, 1820 (sub. desig. by Herrmannsen, 1847: 436) = Eurynia dilatata

Eurynea Stimpson, 1851
‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
Stimpson, 1851, Shells of New England: 13.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll. 2(31-32): 490.
Paetel, 1875, Fam. Gatt. Moll.: 79.
Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 142.
(error for Eurynia Rafinesque, 1820)

Eurinea Conrad, 1853
‘Raf., Agas.’ Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 267.
(error for Eurynia Rafinesque, 1820)

Rurynea Paetel, 1875
Paetel, 1875, Fam. Gatt. Moll.: 175.
(error for Eurynia Rafinesque, 1820)

Euryma F.C. Baker, 1898
F.C. Baker, 1898, Bull. Chicago Acad. Sci. 3(1): 100.
(error for Eurynia Rafinesque, 1820)

Eurynaia Frierson, 1927
‘Rafinesque’ Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 10, 33.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Elliptio Rafinesque, 1819; error for Eurynia Rafinesque, 1820)

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

Unio (sec. Elliptio)Simpson (1900), Simpson (1914)
Simpson (1900), de Gregorio (1914), Simpson (1914), Frierson (1927), Burch (1975)
Unio (s.s.)Call (1900)
UnioOrtmann (1909), Ortmann (1909), Ortmann (1909), Ortmann (1910), de Gregorio (1914), Vanatta (1915)
ElliptioOrtmann (1911), Ortmann (1912), Utterback (1915), Ortmann (1918), ..., Bolotov et al. (2017), Wu et al. (2018), Huang et al. (2019), Klymus et al. (2020)
Elliptio (Eurynaia [sic])Frierson (1927)
Ptychobranchus (s.s.)Frierson (1927)
Lampsilis (Venusta)Frierson (1927)
Elliptio (Eurynia)Haas (1930), Haas (1969), Campbell & Lydeard (2012), Burlakova et al. (2012), Perkins et al. (2017)
Elliptio (s.s.)Thiele (1934), R.I. Johnson (1970), Burch (1975)
Lampsilis (Venustaconcha)Haas (1969)
ObliquariaBurch (1975)
EuryniaCampbell & Lydeard (2012), Williams et al. (2017), Inoue et al. (2018), Pieri et al. (2018), Inoue et al. (2020), Smith et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021), FMCS (2021)
Eurynia (Elliptio)Porto-Hannes et al. (2021)

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