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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
     306 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 effulgens Lea, 1856
Lea, 1856, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 8: 94.
Lea, 1857, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 3 [O. 6]: 303 [23], pl. 28, fig. 18.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84406, Brazil.

Unio expansus Küster, 1856
‘Charpentier mss.’ Küster, 1856, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 149, pl. 43, fig. 5.

Unio eurhynchus Küster, 1861
‘Bronn in lit.’ Küster, 1861, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 237, pl. 79, fig. 5.
Type(s): SYNTYPE BMNH_1965217, Minas Geraes, Brasilia.

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

Unio psammactinus Ihering, 1893
Ihering, 1893, Arch. Naturg. 59(1): 107.
(misidentified reference to Unio psammactinus Philippi, 1848)

Unio bishoffi Simpson, 1900
‘von Ihering’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 894. [nomen nudum]

Unio guahybae Simpson, 1900
‘von Ihering’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 894. [nomen nudum]
‘von Ihering’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1312. [nomen nudum]
Type(s): NOMEN NUDUM SMF_168335, Guahyba, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil.

Diplodon (s.s.) mimus Simpson, 1914
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1249.
Type(s): SYNTYPE USNM_162425, Iguape, Brazil.

Unio bischoffi Simpson, 1914
‘von Ihering’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 894 [as ‘bishoffi’]. [nomen nudum]
‘von Ihering’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1312. [nomen nudum]

Unio sancta-paulae Simpson, 1914
‘von Ihering’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1312. [nomen nudum]

Diplodon (s.s.) mogymirim Ortmann, 1921
Ortmann, 1921, Mem. Carnegie Mus. 8: 520, pl. 37, figs. 4-7; pl. 46, fig. 5; pl. 48, fig. 2; text fig. 4k.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE CM_61.9260, Creek near Mogy Mirim, Sao Paulo, Brazil, tributary to Rio Mogy Guassú and Rio Grande, upper Paraná drainage.

Unio santi-pauli Haas, 1930
‘Ihering in litt.’ Haas, 1930, Senckenbergiana 12: 192.
(error for Unio sancta-paulae Simpson, 1914)

Unio sancti-pauli Bonetto, 1964
‘Ihering’ Bonetto, 1964, Physis 24(68): 325.
‘Ihering’ Bonetto, 1965, Anais Congr. Lat.-Amer. Zool. 2: 44.
(error for Unio santi-pauli Haas, 1930)

Unio guatybae R.I. Johnson, 1971
‘“Ihering” Simpson’ R.I. Johnson, 1971, Bull. BMNH 20(3): 85.
(error for Unio guahybae Simpson, 1900)

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