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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.

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Pleurobemini

genus Pleurobema Rafinesque, 1819: nominal genera
     31 valid species

Pleurobema Rafinesque, 1819
Rafinesque, 1819, Jour. Phys. Chim. Hist. Nat. 88: 427.
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 313 [as ‘Pleurobema’].
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 29, 56.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Pleurobema mytiloides Rafinesque, 1820 (sub. desig. by Herrmannsen, 1847: 291) = Pleurobema clava

Aximedia Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 296.
Rafinesque, 1831, Continuation: 3.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 41, 75.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Unio elliptica Rafinesque, 1820 (sub. desig. by Fischer, 1887: 1000) = Pleurobema clava

Scalenaria Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 309.
Rafinesque, 1831, Continuation: 3.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 52, 76.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Obliquaria Rafinesque, 1820)
Type species: Obliquaria scalenia Rafinesque, 1820 (sub. desig. by Herrmannsen, 1848: 422) = Pleurobema clava

Scatenaria Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 419.
(error for Scalenaria Rafinesque, 1820)

Sintoxia Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 310.
Rafinesque, 1831, Continuation: 3.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 53, 75.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Obliquaria Rafinesque, 1820)
Type species: Obliquaria sintoxia Rafinesque, 1820 (tautonomy) = Pleurobema sintoxia

Syntoxia Agassiz, 1846
Agassiz, 1846, Nomencl. Zool. Index Univ.: 359.
(new name for Sintoxia Rafinesque, 1820)

Syntonia Schaufuss, 1869
Schaufuss, 1869, Moll. Syst. Cat. Paetel 7: 21.
(error for Sintoxia Rafinesque, 1820)

Sintoina Paetel, 1875
Paetel, 1875, Fam. Gatt. Moll.: 191.
(error for Sintoxia Rafinesque, 1820)

Pleurobenea Salisbury, 1948
Salisbury, 1948, Zool. Rec. 82: 82.
(error for Pleurobema Rafinesque, 1819)

Lintoxia Haas, 1969
‘Rafinesque’ Haas, 1969, Treatise on Invert. Paleo: N439.
(error for Sintoxia Rafinesque, 1820)

Lyntoxia Haas, 1969
‘Rafinesque’ Haas, 1969, Treatise on Invert. Paleo: N439.
(error for Syntoxia Agassiz, 1846)

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