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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 | Cyprogenia

species Cyprogenia stegaria (Rafinesque, 1820): synonymy
     3 specimens available.

Obovaria stegaria Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 312, pl. 82, figs. 4-5.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 55.

Obovaria stegaria var. fasciolata Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 312.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 55.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Obovaria stegaria Rafinesque, 1820)

Obovaria stegaria var. tuberculata Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 312.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 55.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Obovaria stegaria Rafinesque, 1820; homonym of Obovaria striata var. tuberculata Rafinesque, 1820)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ANSP_20241, Ohio River.

Unio irroratus Lea, 1828
Lea, 1828, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 3 [O. 1]: 269, pl. 5, fig. 5-7.
Type(s): PARATYPE USNM_84299, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Unio verrucosus albus Hildreth, 1828
Hildreth, 1828, Amer. J. Sci. 14: 281.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio verrucosus Barnes, 1823)

Unio stegarius Say, 1834
‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
Say, 1834, Amer. Conch. 6: ??.
Ferussac, 1835, Mag. Zool. 5: 28.
Conrad, 1838, Monogr. Fam. Unionidae 1(10): 83, pl. 46, fig. 1.
Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 12, sp. 45.
(reference to Obovaria stegaria Rafinesque, 1820)

Cyprogenia irrorata var. pusilla Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 610.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 328.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio irroratus Lea, 1828)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_152004, Mammoth Cave (Green R.), Kentucky.

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