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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 | Amblemini | Reginaia

species Reginaia ebena (Lea, 1831): synonymy
     4 specimens available.

Amblema antrosa Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 322.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 64.
(new name for Obovaria pachostea Rafinesque, 1820)

Obliquaria (Rotundaria) pusilla Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1818, Amer. Mon. Mag. 3: 355 [as ‘Potamilus pusillus’]. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 308.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 23, 52.

Obovaria obovalis Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1818, Amer. Mon. Mag. 3: 355 [as ‘Potamilus obovalis’]. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1819, Jour. Phys. Chim. Hist. Nat. 88: 426 [as ‘U. (Obovaria) obovalis’]. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 311.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 23, 29, 54.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ANSP_20244, Ohio River.

Obovaria pachostea Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 312.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 55.
(renamed Amblema antrosa Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio ebenus Lea, 1831
Lea, 1831, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 4 [O. 1]: 84 [94], pl. 9, fig. 14.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85792, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Unio obovalis Say, 1834
Say, 1834, Amer. Conch. 6: [unpaginated].
(reference to Obovaria obovalis Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio obovata Conrad, 1834
‘Raf.’ Conrad, 1834, New Fresh-Water Shells: 69.
(error for Obovaria obovalis Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio obliqua Ferussac, 1835
‘Lamarck’ of Authors.
Ferussac, 1835, Mag. Zool. 5: 28.
Conrad, 1837, Monogr. Fam. Unionidae 1(9): 77, pl. 43, fig. 2.
(misidentified reference to Unio obliqua Lamarck, 1819)

Unio pusella Lea, 1836
‘Rafinesque’ Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 59.
‘Rafinesque’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 58.
‘Rafinesque’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 92.
(error for Obliquaria (Rotundaria) pusilla Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio mytiliodes Swainson, 1840
Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 292.
(error for Unio (s.s.) mytiloides Swainson, 1840)

Unio (s.s.) mytiloides Swainson, 1840
‘Rafinesque’ Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 269-270, figs. 52-53; 292 [as ‘mytilïodes’].
(misidentified reference to Pleurobema mytiloides Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio globatus Call, 1894
Call, 1894, Proc. Indiana Acad. Sci. 1893(3): ??.
(misidentified reference to Unio globatus Lea, 1871)

Unio subrotundus Call, 1894
‘Lea’ Call, 1894, Proc. Indiana Acad. Sci. 1893(3): ??.
(misidentified reference to Unio subrotundus Lea, 1831)

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