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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 | Lampsilini | Lampsilis

species Lampsilis teres (Rafinesque, 1820): synonymy
     5 specimens available.

Unio (Eurynia) teres Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 321.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 63.
Type(s): NEOTYPE INHS_89410, Wabash River, 3.4 km SSE of Calvin, IL.

Unio anodontoides Lea, 1831
Lea, 1831, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 4 [O. 1]: 81 [91], pl. 8, fig. 11.

Unio teres Say, 1834
‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
Say, 1834, Amer. Conch. 6: ??.
Conrad, 1836, Monogr. Fam. Unionidae 1(6): 52, pl. 28.
(reference to Unio (Eurynia) teres Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio anadontoides Küster, 1853
‘Lea’ Küster, 1853, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 68.
(error for Unio anodontoides Lea, 1831)

Unio anodontoides Reeve, 1865
‘Lea’ Reeve, 1865, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 21, fig. 97.
(reference to Unio anodontoides Lea, 1831)

Unio oriens Sowerby, 1868
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1868, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 63, sp. 314.
(misidentified reference to Unio oriens Lea, 1831)

Unio preanodontoides Whitfield, 1885
Whitfield, 1885, U.S. Geol. Surv. Mon. 9: 250, pl. 31, fig. 2.

Lampsilis anodontoides F.C. Baker, 1898
F.C. Baker, 1898, Bull. Chicago Acad. Sci. 3(1): pl. 10, fig. 3. [in part]
(reference to Unio anodontoides Lea, 1831)

Lampsilis anodontoides F.C. Baker, 1898
F.C. Baker, 1898, Bull. Chicago Acad. Sci. 3(1): pl. 10, figs. 1-2. [in part]
(reference to Unio anodontoides Lea, 1831)

Lampsilis fallaciosus Smith, 1899
Smith, 1899, Bull. U.S. Fish. Comm. 18: 291, pl. 79 (bottom).
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_30023A, Ohio R., Sedamsville, Ohio.

Unio oblitus Haas, 1930
‘Say’ Haas, 1930, Senckenbergiana 12(6): 328. [MS]
(intro'd as syn of Unio (Eurynia) teres Rafinesque, 1820)

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