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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 | Rectidentinae | Elongaria

species Elongaria orientalis (Lea, 1840): synonymy
     16 specimens available.

Unio orientalis Lea, 1840
Lea, 1840, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 1: 285.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 221, pl. 18, fig. 38.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86058, Java.

Unio productus Mousson, 1849
Mousson, 1849, Land-Süßw.-Moll. Java: 93, pl. 17, figs. 3-5.
(homonym of Unio productus Conrad, 1836; renamed Unio productior Lea, 1852)

Unio productus form arcuatus Mousson, 1849
Mousson, 1849, Land-Süßw.-Moll. Java: 93, pl. 17, fig. 4. [infra-subsp.]
(homonym of Unio arcuata Bouchard-Chantereaux, 1838; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio productus Mousson, 1849)

Unio productus form fragilis Mousson, 1849
Mousson, 1849, Land-Süßw.-Moll. Java: 93, pl. 17, fig. 5. [infra-subsp.]
(homonym of Unio (Leptodea) fragilis Rafinesque, 1820; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio productus Mousson, 1849)

Unio productus form normalis Mousson, 1849
Mousson, 1849, Land-Süßw.-Moll. Java: 93, pl. 17, fig. 3. [infra-subsp.]
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio productus Mousson, 1849)

Unio productior Lea, 1852
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 29 (footnote).
(new name for Unio productus Mousson, 1849)

Unio bithynicus Kobelt, 1893
Kobelt, 1893, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 6: 96, pl. 179, fig. 1128.

Unio bythinicus Simpson, 1900
‘Kobelt’ of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 695.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 565.
Haas, 1940, Zool. Ser. Field Mus. Nat. Hist. 24: 141.
(error for Unio bithynicus Kobelt, 1893)

Lamellidens evanescens Paravicini, 1935
‘Mousson’ Paravicini, 1935, Arch. Moll. 67: 175.
(misidentified reference to Unio evanescens Mousson, 1849)

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