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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 | Ambleminae | Lampsilini | Cyrtonaias

species Cyrtonaias explicata (Morelet, 1849): synonymy
     19 specimens available.

Unio explicatus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 28.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2027, flumen Usumasinta, ad pagum Balancan Tabascensium [Mexico].

Unio testudineus Reeve, 1865
‘Morelet’ Reeve, 1865, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 22, sp. 101.
(misidentified reference to Unio testudineus Morelet, 1849)
Type(s): FIGURED SPECIMEN BMNH_MP_354, Rio Usumacinta, Guatemala.

Margaron (Unio) semigranosus Lea, 1870
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 34. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Unio semigranosus Philippi, 1843)

Unio explicatus Fischer & Crosse, 1894
‘Morelet’ Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool. 2(15): 594, pl. 61, fig. 1.
(reference to Unio explicatus Morelet, 1849)

Lampsilis (Proptera) explicatus Simpson, 1900
‘Morelet’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 571. [in part]
(reference to Unio explicatus Morelet, 1849)

Lampsilis (Proptera) lividus Simpson, 1900
‘Morelet’ Reeve, 1865, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 22, sp. 101 [as ‘Unio testudineus’].
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 571.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 174.

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