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Wed 11 Sep 2019

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 | Rectidentini | Hyriopsis

species Hyriopsis bialata Simpson, 1900: synonymy
     150 specimens available.

Unio delphinus Lea, 1840
Lea, 1840, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 1: 285.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 218, pl. 17, fig. 35.
(homonym of Unio delphinus Spengler, 1793)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_83910, New Holland.

Unio delphinus Gruner, 1841
Gruner, 1841, Arch. Naturg. 7(1): 276, pl. 11, figs. 1-1c.
(homonym of Unio delphinus Spengler, 1793; renamed Hyriopsis bialatus Simpson, 1900)
Type(s): TYPE USNM_83910, New Holland.

Unio megapterus Morelet, 1864
Morelet, 1864, J. de Conch. 12: 159.
(homonym of Metaptera megaptera Rafinesque, 1820)

Hyriopsis bialatus Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 579.
(new name for Unio delphinus Gruner, 1841; renamed Unio delphinopterus Dautzenberg & Fischer, 1905)

Unio delphinopterus Dautzenberg & Fischer, 1905
Dautzenberg & Fischer, 1905, J. de Conch. 53: 456.
(new name for Hyriopsis bialatus Simpson, 1900)

Hyriopsis gracilis Haas, 1910
Haas, 1910, Nachr. Bl. Dtsch. Malak. Ges. 42: 101.

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