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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!

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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Pleurobemini | Elliptio

species Elliptio jayensis (Lea, 1838): synonymy
     31 specimens available.

Unio jayensis Lea, 1838
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 37. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 6 [O. 2]: 28, pl. 9, fig. 23.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86031, Florida.

Unio buckleyi Lea, 1843
Lea, 1843, [privately published sheet]: [1].
Lea, 1845, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 9 [O. 4]: 276 [34], pl. 39, fig. 2.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE USNM_85236, Lake George, Florida.

Unio buddianus Lea, 1843
Lea, 1843, [privately published sheet]: [1].
Lea, 1845, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 9 [O. 4]: 277 [35], pl. 40, fig. 5.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE USNM_85606, L. George, Florida.

Margaron (Unio) bucklyi Lea, 1852
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 30.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll. 2: 493 [as ‘Unio (Hyridella) bucklyi’].
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 48.
(error for Unio buckleyi Lea, 1843)

Unio coruscus Gould, 1856
Gould, 1856, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 6: 15.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MCZ_169097, St. John’s River, near Lake Beresford, Florida.

Unio bucklei Küster, 1861
‘Lea’ Küster, 1861, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 177.
(error for Unio buckleyi Lea, 1843)

Unio prasinatus Conrad, 1866
Conrad, 1866, Amer. J. Conch. 2: 279, pl. 15, fig. 14.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_41347, Florida.

Margaron (Unio) jayanus Lea, 1870
‘Lea’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 60.
(error for Unio jayensis Lea, 1838)

Unio cunninghami B.H. Wright, 1883
B.H. Wright, 1883, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 35: 58, pl. 1, figs. 1-4.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ANSP_41348, L. Dora, Sumpter Co., Fla.

Unio dallii B.H. Wright, 1888
B.H. Wright, 1888, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 40: 119, pl. 6, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_151037, Lake Woodruff, Fla.

Unio dorei B.H. Wright, 1888
B.H. Wright, 1888, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 40: 115, pl. 3, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_151034, Lake Monroe, Volusia Co., Fla.

Unio hinkleyi B.H. Wright, 1888
B.H. Wright, 1888, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 40: 117, pl. 4, fig. 3.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_151033, Lake Monroe, Volusia Co., Fla.

Unio marshii B.H. Wright, 1888
B.H. Wright, 1888, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 40: 118, pl. 5, fig. 2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_151028, Lake Woodruff, Fla.

Unio nolani B.H. Wright, 1888
B.H. Wright, 1888, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 40: 116, pl. 4, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_151030, St. Johns Riv., Fla.

Unio orcuttii S.H. Wright, 1888
S.H. Wright, 1888, West Amer. Scientist 4: 60, fig. 3.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_308971, Horse Cr., near Manatee R., Manatee Co., Fla.

Unio simpsoni B.H. Wright, 1888
B.H. Wright, 1888, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 40: 117, pl. 5, fig. 1.
B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List: unnumbered p. 5.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_151038, Lake Woodruff, Fla.

Unio tryoni B.H. Wright, 1888
B.H. Wright, 1888, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 40: 120, pl. 6, fig. 2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_151036, Lake Woodruff, Fla.

Unio ferrissii Marsh, 1891
Marsh, 1891, Nautilus 5(3): 30.
Simpson, 1892, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 15(911): 423, pl. 66, figs. 1-2.

Unio leonensis Simpson, 1892
‘Wright’ Simpson, 1892, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 15(911): 419, pl. 62, figs. 3-4.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_91141, Lake Woodruff, near DeLeon, Fla.

Unio oscari B.H. Wright, 1892
B.H. Wright, 1892, Nautilus 5(11): 124.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_123526, Lake Osceola, a creek from Winter Park, Florida.

Unio subluridus Simpson, 1892
Simpson, 1892, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 15(911): 432, pl. 83, figs. 3-4.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 743.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_104002, Orange Springs, Volusia Co., Florida.

Unio buxtoni B.H. Wright, 1897
B.H. Wright, 1897, Nautilus 11: 55.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_150131, Lakes of Marion Co., Fla.

Unio diazensis S.H. Wright, 1897
S.H. Wright, 1897, Nautilus 11: 5.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_149652, Lake Diaz, Volusia Co., Florida.

Unio pinei B.H. Wright, 1897
B.H. Wright, 1897, Nautilus 11: 40.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_150127, Hernando Cr., Fla. [not the published type locality].

Unio suttoni B.H. Wright, 1897
B.H. Wright, 1897, Nautilus 11: 56.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_150129, Lakes of Marion Co., Fla.

Unio caloosaensis Dall, 1898
Dall, 1898, Trans. Wagner Free Inst. 3(4): 688, pl. 25, figs. 5, 12 b.

Unio tenuisculus Frierson, 1911
Frierson, 1911, Nautilus 25(3-4): 29, pl. 1, figs. 4-6.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE UMMZ_96312, Reedy Lake, Polk Co., Florida.

Unio buckey de Gregorio, 1914
‘Lea’ de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano 2: 54.
(error for Unio buckleyi Lea, 1843)

Unio (Elliptio) sanctorumjohanium B.H. Wright, 1933
B.H. Wright, 1933, Nautilus 47(1): 17, pl. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_424738, L. Druid, Floral City, Citrus Co., Florida.

Elliptio maywebbae B.H. Wright, 1934
B.H. Wright, 1934, Nautilus 47: 28.
B.H. Wright, 1934, Nautilus 47: pl. 13, fig. 6.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_425354, Seminole Springs, Florida.

Unio (Elliptio) webbianus B.H. Wright, 1934
B.H. Wright, 1934, Nautilus 47: 94, pl. 10, figs. 1-2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_424923, L. Consuelo, Citrus Co., Florida.

Unio (Elliptio) webbianus hartii B.H. Wright, 1934
B.H. Wright, 1934, Nautilus 47: 95, pl. 10, figs. 3-4.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio (Elliptio) webbianus B.H. Wright, 1934)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_424925, L. Consuelo, Citrus Co., Florida.

Unio (Elliptio) sanctrumjohanium R.I. Johnson, 1972
‘B.H. Wright’ R.I. Johnson, 1972, Bull. Fla. State Mus. 16(4): 212.
(error for Unio (Elliptio) sanctorumjohanium B.H. Wright, 1933)

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