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

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species Anodontites cylindracea (Lea, 1838): synonymy
     33 specimens available.

Anodonta cylindracea Lea, 1838
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 54. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 6 [O. 2]: 45, pl. 13, fig. 40.
Type(s): IDIOTYPE USNM_86712, Riv. Medellin, Vera Cruz, Mexico.

Anodon bambousearum Morelet, 1851
Morelet, 1851, Test. Nov. 2: 24.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965146, rivulos prope vicum Palenqueanum prov. Chiapas [Mexico].

Anodonta strebelii Lea, 1868
Lea, 1868, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 20: 150.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 322 [82], pl. 52, fig. 135.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) USNM_25433, Vera Cruz, Mexico.

Margaron (Anodonta) strebellii Lea, 1870
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 79.
(error for Anodonta strebelii Lea, 1868)

Anodonta cylindracea var. subarcuatula Fischer & Crosse, 1894
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool. 2(15): 538.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Anodonta cylindracea Lea, 1838)

Anodonta bambusearum Martens, 1900
‘Morelet’ Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: 535.
(error for Anodon bambousearum Morelet, 1851)

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