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

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

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

Obliquaria (Scalenaria) obliquata Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1818, Amer. Mon. Mag. 3: 355 [as ‘Potamilus obliquatus’]. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1819, Jour. Phys. Chim. Hist. Nat. 88: 426 [as ‘U. (Plagiola) obliquatus’]. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 309.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 22, 29, 53.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ANSP_20226, Kentucky River.

Unio perplexus Say, 1829
Say, 1829, New Harm. Dissem. 2(19): 309.
Say, 1830, Amer. Conch. 1: pl. 5.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 155, 225.

Unio ridibundus Say, 1829
Say, 1829, New Harm. Dissem. 2(20): 308, sp. 6.
Say, 1830, Amer. Conch. 1: pl. 5, upper fig.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 131, 154.

Unio sulcatus Lea, 1829
Lea, 1828, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 3 [O. 1]: 269 [as ‘Unio ellipsis var. a’].
Lea, 1829, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 3 [O. 1]: 430, pl. 8, fig. 12.
Say, 1830, Amer. Conch. 1: pl. 5, lower figs.
Type(s): SYNTYPES USNM_84803, Ohio.

Unio flagellatus Say, 1830
Say, 1830, Amer. Conch. 1: [no pagination].
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 154.
(intro'd as syn of Unio sulcatus Lea, 1829)

Unio obliquatus Say, 1834
‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
Say, 1834, Amer. Conch. 6: ??.
Conrad, 1834, New Fresh-Water Shells: 70.
(reference to Obliquaria (Scalenaria) obliquata Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio rudibundus Hanley, 1843
‘Say’ Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 188.
(error for Unio ridibundus Say, 1829)

Unio pectitus Conrad, 1854
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 255. [nomen nudum]
Conrad, 1854, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 2(4): 297, pl. 27, 4.

Unio propesulcatus de Gregorio, 1914
de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano 2: 60, pl. 10. figs. 2a-d.

Unio stewardsonii var. stewensoni de Gregorio, 1914
de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano 2: 45, pl. 6, fig. 3.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio stewardsonii Lea, 1852)

Unio propeculcatus Parmalee & Bogan, 1998
‘de Gregorio’ Parmalee & Bogan, 1998, The Freshwater Mussels of Tennessee: 97.
(error for Unio propesulcatus de Gregorio, 1914)

Unio stewardsonii var. stewardsonii Parmalee & Bogan, 1998
‘De Gregorio’ of Authors.
Parmalee & Bogan, 1998, The Freshwater Mussels of Tennessee: 97.
Watters et al., 2009, Freshw. Mussels OH: 95.
(error for Unio stewardsonii var. stewensoni de Gregorio, 1914)

Unio pectitis Williams et al., 2008
‘Conrad’ Williams et al., 2008, Freshw. Mussels AL and Mobile Basin: 258.
(error for Unio pectitus Conrad, 1854)

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