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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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species Megalonaias nickliniana (Lea, 1834): synonymy
     27 specimens available.

Unio nicklinianus Lea, 1834
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5 [O. 1]: 28 [140], pl. 1, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) USNM_83898, Canton China? [Central America].

Unio digitatus Morelet, 1851
Morelet, 1851, Test. Nov. 2: 24.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2035, flumen Usumacinta, Peten, Guatemala.

Unio nicklianus Küster, 1861
‘Lea’ Küster, 1861, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 218.
(error for Unio nicklinianus Lea, 1834)

Unio (Crenodonta) stolli Martens, 1900
Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: 492, pl. 29, fig. 2.
Type(s): TYPE ZMB_39464, Rio de las Salinas, Guatemala.

Crenodonta nickliniama Haas, 1929
‘Lea’ Haas, 1929, Senckenbergiana 11: 333.
(error for Unio nicklinianus Lea, 1834)

Megalonaias nicklineana ITIS, 2012
ITIS, 2012, ITIS: [web].
(error for Unio nicklinianus Lea, 1834)

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