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Tue 08 Oct 2019

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!

This page lists the nominal species (available and otherwise) currently circumscribed under the valid name.

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Lampsilini | Epioblasma

species Epioblasma triquetra (Rafinesque, 1820): synonymy
     2 specimens available.

Truncilla triqueter Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1818, Amer. Mon. Mag. 3: 355 [as ‘Potamilus triqueter’]. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1819, Jour. Phys. Chim. Hist. Nat. 88: 427 [as ‘U. (Truncilla) triquetra’]. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 300, pl. 81, figs. 1-4.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 22, 29, 45.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ANSP_20231, [no locality available - North America].

Unio cuneatus Swainson, 1823
Swainson, 1823, Philos. Mag. & J. 61: 112.

Unio triangularis Barnes, 1823
Barnes, 1823, Amer. J. Sci. 6 (1-2): 272, pl. 13, fig. 17.
Say, 1830, Amer. Conch. 1: pl. 4.

Unio formosus Lea, 1831
Lea, 1831, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 4 [O. 1]: 111, pl. 16, fig. 41.

Unio triangularis var. longiusculus de Gregorio, 1914
de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano 2: 40, pl. 4, figs. 5a-c.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio triangularis Barnes, 1823)

Unio triangularis var. pergibosus de Gregorio, 1914
de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano 2: 40, pl. 4, figs. 4a-c.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio triangularis Barnes, 1823)

Unio triangularis var. longisculus Parmalee & Bogan, 1998
‘de Gregorio’ Parmalee & Bogan, 1998, The Freshwater Mussels of Tennessee: 108.
‘de Gregorio’ Williams et al., 2008, Freshw. Mussels AL and Mobile Basin: 283.
(error for Unio triangularis var. longiusculus de Gregorio, 1914)

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