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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 Cucumerunio Iredale, 1934: nominal genera
     1 valid species

Cucumaria Conrad, 1853
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 267.
(homonym of Blainville, 1830 [Echin.])
Type species: Unio cucumoides Lea, 1840 (orig. desig.) = Cucumerunio novaehollandiae

Cucumeria Simpson, 1900
‘Conrad’ of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 889.
Thiele, 1934, Handb. Syst. Weichtierk. 3: 817 [1246].
(error for Cucumaria Conrad, 1853)

Cucumerunio Iredale, 1934
Iredale, 1934, Austral. Zool. 8: 75.
Type species: Unio novaehollandiae Gray, 1834 (orig. desig.) = Cucumerunio novaehollandiae

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

Diplodon (Hyridella sec. Cucumaria)Simpson (1900), Simpson (1914)
Nodularia (sec. Cafferia)Simpson (1900)
Unio (sec. Cafferia)Simpson (1914)
Pilsbry & Bequaert (1927), Connolly (1931), Haas (1936), Daget (1998)
VirgusThiele (1934)
CucumerunioIredale (1934), Modell (1942), Iredale (1943), McMichael & Hiscock (1958), ..., Graf et al. (2015), Santos-Neto et al. (2016), Klunzinger et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021)
CafferiaHaas (1969)

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