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Thu 05 Dec 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 | Actinonaias

species Actinonaias medellina (Lea, 1838): synonymy
     90 specimens available.

Unio medellinus Lea, 1838
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 26. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 6 [O. 2]: 39, pl. 12, fig. 34.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_9679, Vera Cruz, Mex.

Lampsilis (Actinonaias) meddellina Frierson, 1927
‘Lea’ Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 84.
(error for Unio medellinus Lea, 1838)

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