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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 | Hyrioidea | Hyriidae | Hyriinae | Rhipidodontini | Diplodon

species Diplodon multistriatus (Lea, 1831): synonymy
     173 specimens available.

Unio multistriatus Lea, 1831
Lea, 1831, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 4 [O. 1]: 91, pl. 12, fig. 22.
Type(s): POSSIBLE SYNTYPE USNM_84114, R. Joanes, near Bahia, Brazil.

Unio coriaceus Dunker, 1848
Dunker, 1848, Z. Malak. 5: 181.
Type(s): TYPE ZMB_108716, [no locality available - South America].

Unio granuliferus Dunker, 1848
Dunker, 1848, Z. Malak. 5: 182.
Pfeiffer, 1866, unknown publication: 150, pl. 39, figs. 1, 3.
Type(s): TYPE ZMB_108715, Rio Macacu, Prov. Rio de Janeiro, Distr. Canto Gallo.

Unio granulifer Paetel, 1890
‘Dkr.’ Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 154.
(error for Unio granuliferus Dunker, 1848)

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