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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.

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Unioninae | Lanceolariini

genus Lanceolaria Conrad, 1853: nominal genera
     15 valid species

Lanceolaria Conrad, 1853
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 267.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Unio grayanus Lea, 1834 (orig. desig.) = Lanceolaria grayii

Arconaia Conrad, 1865
Conrad, 1865, Amer. J. Conch. 1: 234.
Type species: Triquetra lanceolata Lea, 1856 (monotypy) = Lanceolaria lanceolata

Arconalia Grasset, 1884
‘Conrad’ Grasset, 1884, Index Tes., Viv.: 292.
(error for Arconaia Conrad, 1865)

Cylindrica Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 807.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 958.
(homonym of Clessin, 1882 [Gastro.]; intro'd as sub-gen. of Nodularia Conrad, 1853; renamed Pericylindrica Tomlin, 1930)
Type species: Nodularia cylindrica Simpson, 1900 (orig. desig.) = Lanceolaria cylindrica

Pericylindrica Tomlin, 1930
Tomlin, 1930, Proc. Malac. Soc. London 19: 23.
(new name for Cylindrica Simpson, 1900)

Cylindrus Modell, 1964
‘Simpson’ Modell, 1964, Arch. Moll. 93: 121.
(error for Cylindrica Simpson, 1900)

Prolanceolaria Moskvicheva, 1973
Moskvicheva, 1973, Zool. Zhur. 52(6): 1465.
Type species: Unio grayii Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833 = Lanceolaria grayii

Prolancealaria Vaught, 1989
‘Moskvicheva’ of Authors.
Vaught, 1989, Class. Livinh Moll.: 121.
Millard, 2001, Class. Moll. (3): 1054.
(error for Prolanceolaria Moskvicheva, 1973)

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