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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 turgidula (Lea, 1858): synonymy
     4 specimens available.

Unio turgidulus Lea, 1858
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 10: 40.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5 [O. 8]: 62, pl. 5, fig. 211.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84946, Cumberland R., Tenn.

Unio nux Küster, 1861
‘Lea’ Küster, 1861, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 218, pl. 73, fig. 2.
(misidentified reference to Unio nux Lea, 1852)

Unio deviatus Reeve, 1864
‘Anthony MS’ Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 15, sp. 61.
J.G. Anthony, 1865, Amer. J. Conch. 1(2): 156, pl. 12, fig. 2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965210, Tennessee.

Margaron (Unio) turdigulus Lea, 1870
‘Lea’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 42.
(error for Unio turgidulus Lea, 1858)

Truncilla lefevrei Utterback, 1916
Utterback, 1916, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(10): 455, pl. 6, fig. 13a-d; pl. 28, fig. 108a-d.

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