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

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The nominal species (available and otherwise) in this synonymy are listed by usage rather than strictly by publication date. The primary sorting order is by the most recent year (since 1969) that the species name was treated as valid, and then nominal species are sorted secondarily by publication year.

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species Lasmigona compressa (Lea, 1829): synonymy
     2 specimens available.

Symphynota compressa Lea, 1829
Lea, 1829, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 3 [O. 1]: 450, pl. 12, fig. 22.
(renamed Margaron (Unio) pressus Lea, 1852)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_83961, Yellow Cr., Cincinnati, Ohio.

Symphynota compressaLea (1829), Jay (1835), Ferussac (1835), Ortmann (1910), Ortmann (1912)
Margarita (Unio) compressaLea (1836)
Unio compressusConrad (1837), Hanley (1843), DeKay (1843), Küster (1861)
Mysca (Lymnadia) compressaSwainson (1840)
Unio compressaLinsley (1845), Sowerby (1868), de Gregorio (1914)
Complanaria alasmodontinaStimpson (1851)
Complanaria compressaAgassiz (1852), Conrad (1853)
Margaron (Unio) pressusLea (1852), Lea (1870)
Symphynota (s.s.) compressaSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) compressaOrtmann & Walker (1922), F.C. Baker (1928), Clarke (1985), Graf & Cummings (2007)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) viridisFrierson (1927), Haas (1969)
Lasmigona (sec. Platynaias) compressaThiele (1934)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) viridis viridisHaas (1969)
Lasmigona compressaClarke (1973), Heard (1975), Burch (1975), Mathiak (1979), R.I. Johnson (1980), Turgeon et al. (1988), Hoeh (1990), Cummings & Mayer (1992), Williams et al. (1993), Hoeh et al. (1995), IUCN (1996), Strayer & Jirka (1997), Turgeon et al. (1998), King et al. (1999), Graf & Ó Foighil (2000), Graf (2002), Krebs et al. (2003), Cicerello & Schuster (2003), Sietman (2003), Sayenko et al. (2005), Graf & Cummings (2006), Zanatta et al. (2007), Chong et al. (2008), Watters et al. (2009), Hoeh et al. (2009), Jadhav & Jamkhedkar (2009), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), Boyer et al. (2011), Breton et al. (2011), Whelan et al. (2011), Haag (2012), Moyer & Díaz-Ferguson (2012), ITIS (2012), Huang et al. (2013), Pfeiffer & Graf (2013), Inoue et al. (2014), Xue et al. (2015), Mitchell et al. (2016), Fonseca et al. (2016), Zhou et al. (2016), Lopes-Lima et al. (2017), Bolotov et al. (2017), Bolotov et al. (2017), Guerra et al. (2017), Williams et al. (2017), Amaro et al. (2017), Lopes-Lima et al. (2017), Soroka & Burzynski (2017), Wang et al. (2018), Chase et al. (2018), Inoue et al. (2018), Wang et al. (2018), Cha et al. (2018), Bolotov et al. (2018), Huang et al. (2018), Wu et al. (2018), Huang et al. (2019), Wu et al. (2019), Riccardi et al. (2019), Froufe et al. (2019), Lopes-Lima et al. (2020)

Unio compressus var. plebius C.B. Adams, 1842
C.B. Adams, 1842, [in] Thompson, History of Vermont (1): 16.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Symphynota compressa Lea, 1829)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MCZ_154361, small brook in Middlebury, Vermont.

Unio compressus var. plebiusC.B. Adams (1842)
Margaron (Unio) pressusLea (1852)
Symphynota (s.s.) compressa var. plebiusSimpson (1900)
Symphynota (s.s.) compressa var. plebiaSimpson (1914)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) viridis-plebiaFrierson (1927)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) viridis plebiaHaas (1969)
Lasmigona compressaClarke (1973), Burch (1975), Strayer & Jirka (1997), Watters et al. (2009)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) compressaClarke (1985)

Unio alasmodontina Lea, 1829
‘Barnes’ Lea, 1829, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 3 [O. 1]: 451.
(intro'd as syn of Symphynota compressa Lea, 1829)

Unio alasmodontinaLea (1829)
Complanaria alasmodontinaStimpson (1851)
Unio (s.s.) alasmodontinusPaetel (1890)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) viridisFrierson (1927)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) compressaClarke (1985)
Lasmigona compressaWatters et al. (2009)

Complanaria alasmodontina Stimpson, 1851
‘Barnes’ Stimpson, 1851, Shells of New England: 14.
(reference to Unio alasmodontina Lea, 1829)

Complanaria alasmodontinaStimpson (1851)
Margaron (Unio) pressusLea (1852), Lea (1870)
Complanaria compressaConrad (1853)
Symphynota (s.s.) compressaSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) viridis viridisHaas (1969)
Lasmigona compressaWatters et al. (2009)

Margaron (Unio) pressus Lea, 1852
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 19.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 29.
(new name for Symphynota compressa Lea, 1829)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_83961, Yellow Cr., Cincinnati, Ohio.

Margaron (Unio) pressusLea (1852), Lea (1870)
Unio (Metaptera) pressusAdams & Adams (1857)
Symphynota (s.s.) compressaSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914)
Unio (s.s.) pressusCall (1900)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) viridisFrierson (1927)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) compressaF.C. Baker (1928), Clarke (1985)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) viridis viridisHaas (1969)
Lasmigona compressaStrayer & Jirka (1997), Watters et al. (2009)

Unio compressus var. plebeius Lea, 1852
‘Adams’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 19.
(error for Unio compressus var. plebius C.B. Adams, 1842)

Unio compressus var. plebeiusLea (1852)

Unio compressa var. lindus de Gregorio, 1914
de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano 2: 14, pl. 6, figs. 1a-d.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Symphynota compressa Lea, 1829)

Unio compressa var. lindusde Gregorio (1914)
Lasmigona (Platynaias) viridis viridisHaas (1969)
Lasmigona compressaWatters et al. (2009)

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