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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. Click here for the list of valid species.

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genus Diplodon Spix & Wagner, 1827: generic synonyms

Diplodon Spix & Wagner, 1827
Spix & Wagner, 1827, Test. Fluv. Brasil.: pl. 26.
Type species: Diplodon ellypticum Spix & Wagner, 1827 (sub. desig.) = Diplodon ellipticus

Diptodon Lea, 1836
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 11 [corrected in the errata].
(error for Diplodon Spix & Wagner, 1827)

Iridea Swainson, 1840
Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 283-285, 379.
Type species: Unio granosa Bruguière, 1792 (monotypy) = Diplodon granosus

Rhipidodonta Mörch, 1853
Mörch, 1853, Cat. Conch. Yoldi 2: 47.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788)
Type species: Unio paranensis Lea, 1834 (monotypy) = Diplodon paranensis

Bulloideus Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 887.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1286.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Diplodon Spix & Wagner, 1827)
Type species: Unio bulloides Lea, 1859 (original designation) = Diplodon variabilis

Cyclomya Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 885.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1278.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Diplodon Spix & Wagner, 1827)
Type species: Unio funebralis Lea, 1860 (orig. desig.) = Diplodon funebralis

Ecuadorea Marshall & Bowles, 1932
Marshall & Bowles, 1932, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 82(5): 5.
Type species: Ecuadorea bibliana Marshall & Bowles, 1932 (orig. desig.) = Diplodon hylaeus

Ecuadoria Modell, 1942
‘Marsh. & Bowles’ Modell, 1942, Arch. Moll. 74(5/6): 186.
(error for Ecuadorea Marshall & Bowles, 1932)

Schleschiella Modell, 1950
Modell, 1950, Arch. Moll. 79(4/6): 140.
Type species: Unio burroughianus Lea, 1834 (orig. desig.) = Diplodon burroughianus

Iridella Haas, 1969
‘Swainson’ Haas, 1969, Treatise on Invert. Paleo: N460.
(error for Iridea Swainson, 1840)

Australis Bonetto et al., 1986
Bonetto et al., 1986, Bol. Soc. Biol. Concepción, Chile 57: 60.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Diplodon Spix & Wagner, 1827)
Type species: Unio solidulus Philippi, 1869 (orig. desig.) = Diplodon solidulus

Rhipidiodonta Rumi et al., 2008
Rumi et al., 2008, Rev. Biol. Trop. 56(1): 84.
(error for Rhipidodonta Mörch, 1853)

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