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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

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For each valid genus, the nominal generic synonyms are listed. Click here for the list of valid species.

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genus Quadrula Rafinesque, 1820: generic synonyms

Quadrula Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 305.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 49.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Obliquaria Rafinesque, 1820)
Type species: Obliquaria quadrula Rafinesque, 1820 (sub. desig. by Herrmannsen, 1848: 384) = Quadrula quadrula

Amphinaias Fischer & Crosse, 1894
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool. 2(15): 556.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Unio couchianus Lea, 1860 (orig. desig.) = Quadrula couchiana

Quodrula Ortmann, 1910
Ortmann, 1910, Nautilus 23(11): 140.
(error for Quadrula Rafinesque, 1820)

Quaduila Preston, 1916
Preston, 1916, Zool. Rec. 51: 66.
(error for Quadrula Rafinesque, 1820)

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