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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 | Unioninae | Unionini | Unio

species Unio tumidus Philipsson in Retzius, 1788: synonymy
     33 specimens available.

Mytilus angustior Lister, 1685
Lister, 1685, Conch.: . [pre-linnaean]

Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788
Philipsson in Retzius, 1788, Diss. Nat.-Hist. Test. Gen.: 17.

Unio conus Spengler, 1793
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 146, fig. 1. [pre-linnaean]
Spengler, 1793, Skr. Naturhist. Selsk. 3: 60, no. 26.

Mya depressa Donovan, 1801
Donovan, 1801, Brit. Shells 3: pl. 101.

Mya ovata Donovan, 1802
Donovan, 1802, Brit. Shells 4: pl. 122.

Mya ovalis Montagu, 1803
Philipsson in Retzius, 1788, Diss. Nat.-Hist. Test. Gen.: .
Pultney, 1799, Cat. Birds. Shells. Dorsetshire: 27. [nomen nudum]
Montagu, 1803, Test. Brit. (1): 34.
(misidentified reference to Mya ovalis Lightfoot, 1786)

Unio rostratus Studer, 1820
Studer, 1820, Naturw. Anz. Schweiz. Ges. Ges. Naturwiss. 3: 93.
(homonym of Unio rostrata Lamarck, 1819)

Mysca solida Turton, 1822
Montagu, 1803, Test. Brit. (1): 36 [as ‘Mya solida’].
Turton, 1822, Conch. Ins. Brit.: 246, pl. 16, fig. 2.

Unio rostrata Waardenburg, 1827
Waardenburg, 1827, Moll. Belgique: 36.
(misidentified reference to Unio rostrata Lamarck, 1819)

Unio inflata Hecart, 1833
Hecart, 1833, Mém. Soc. Agricult. Valanciennes 1: 245.
(homonym of Unio inflatus Barnes, 1823)

Unio limagnae Jay, 1835
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 16 [as ‘limagnæ’].
‘Bouillet’ Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 36 [as ‘limagnæ’].
(error for Unio limaniae Dupuy, 1852)

Unio batavus Rossmässler, 1836
Rossmässler, 1836, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 1 (3): pl. 15, fig. 214.
(misidentified reference to Mya batava Maton & Rackett, 1807)

Unio tumidus Rossmässler, 1836
Rossmässler, 1836, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 1 (3): pl. 14, fig. 203.
Rossmässler, 1838, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 2 (1-2): 41, pl. 40, fig. 542.
Rossmässler, 1844, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 2 (6): pl. 60, fig. 773.
Dupuy, 1852, Hist. Natur. Moll. France (6): pl. 28, fig. 20.
Turton, 1857, Man. Land Fresh-Water Shells Brit. Is.: pl. 2, fig. 13.
Forbes & Hanley, 1859, Brit. Moll.: pl. 40, fig. 1.
(reference to Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio muelleri Rossmässler, 1838
Rossmässler, 1838, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 2 (1-2): 41, pl. 40, fig. 541.
Rossmässler, 1842, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 2 (5): 13, pl. 54, fig. 739.

Unio pictorum Brown, 1844
Brown, 1844, Ill. Rec. Conch.: 81, pl. 31, figs. 8-11.
(misidentified reference to Mya pictorum Linnaeus, 1758)

Unio tumidus Mousson, 1849
Mousson, 1849, Land-Süßw.-Moll. Java: 95, pl. 17 [16], fig. 1.
(reference to Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio zelebori Zelebor, 1851
‘Parreyss’ Zelebor, 1851, Ber. Mit. Freunde Naturw. Wien 7: 231, sp. 8. [nomen nudum]

Unio tumidus var. corrosus Zelebor, 1851
Zelebor, 1851, Ber. Mit. Freunde Naturw. Wien 7: 230, sp. 7.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788; homonym of Unio corrosus Villa, 1841)

Unio tumidus var. solidus Zelebor, 1851
Zelebor, 1851, Ber. Mit. Freunde Naturw. Wien 7: 230, sp. 6.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788; homonym of Unio solidus Lea, 1838)

Unio limaniae Dupuy, 1852
Bouill., 1836, Cat. Moll. Auv.: 81. [nomen nudum]
‘Bouillet’ Dupuy, 1852, Hist. Natur. Moll. France (6): 653 [as ‘limaniæ’].

Unio tumidus var. lacustris Rossmässler, 1854
Rossmässler, 1854, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 13: no. 16.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Mya pictorum Linnaeus, 1758)

Unio pictorum var. niger de Joannis, 1859
de Joannis, 1859, Ann. Soc. Linn. Maine-et-Loire 3: 294, pl. 12, fig. 2.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Mya pictorum Linnaeus, 1758; homonym of Unio (Elliptio) nigra Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio pictorum var. vinceleus de Joannis, 1859
de Joannis, 1859, Ann. Soc. Linn. Maine-et-Loire 3: 294, pl. 12, figs. 4-5.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Mya pictorum Linnaeus, 1758; renamed Unio vinceloti Germain, 1904)

Unio pictorum var. vinceleus de Joannis, 1859
de Joannis, 1859, Ann. Soc. Linn. Maine-et-Loire 3: pl. 12, fig. 5. [in part]
(reference to Unio pictorum var. vinceleus de Joannis, 1859)

Unio tumidus var. saccatus Rossmässler, 1859
Rossmässler, 1859, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 3 (5-6): 138, pl. 89, fig. 969.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio conus compressa Mörch, 1863
Mörch, 1863, Vidensk. Medd. Naturhist. Foren. Kjöben. (17-22): 340.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio conus Spengler, 1793; homonym of Unio compressus Rafinesque, 1831)

Unio conus compressissima Mörch, 1863
Mörch, 1863, Vidensk. Medd. Naturhist. Foren. Kjöben. (17-22): 340.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio conus Spengler, 1793; homonym of Unio compressissimus Lea, 1845)

Unio pictorum maxima Mörch, 1863
Mörch, 1863, Vidensk. Medd. Naturhist. Foren. Kjöben. (17-22): 340.
Mörch, 1864, Syn. Moll. Daniae: 78.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Mya pictorum Linnaeus, 1758)

Unio tumidus limicola Mörch, 1863
Mörch, 1863, Vidensk. Medd. Naturhist. Foren. Kjöben. (17-22): 339.
Mörch, 1864, Syn. Moll. Daniae: 77.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio tumidus picta Mörch, 1863
Beck in Mörch, 1863, Vidensk. Medd. Naturhist. Foren. Kjöben. (17-22): 339.
Mörch, 1864, Syn. Moll. Daniae: 77.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788; homonym of Unio pictus Lea, 1834)

Unio robianoi Malzine, 1867
Malzine, 1867, Matér. Faune Malacol. Belg.: pl. 1, fig. 1-2.

Unio tumidus var. heckingi Colbeau, 1868
Colbeau, 1868, Ann. Soc. Roy. Zool. Malac. Belgique 3: 106, pl. 4, fig. 1.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio tumidus var. incurvatus Colbeau, 1868
Colbeau, 1868, Ann. Soc. Roy. Zool. Malac. Belgique 3: 106, pl. 4, figs. 2-3.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio gerstfeldtianus Clessin, 1880
Clessin, 1880, Nachr. Bl. Dtsch. Malak. Ges. 12: 81.

Unio tumidus var. borysthenensis Kobelt, 1880
Kobelt, 1880, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 7: 32, pl. 192, fig. 1950.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788; renamed Unio tumidus var. borysthenicus Servain, 1888)

Unio tumidus var. rohrmanni Kobelt, 1880
Kobelt, 1880, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 7: 32, pl. 192, fig. 1951.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio bardus Servain, 1881
Bourguignat, in sched. Servain, 1881, Malac. Lac Balaton: 98.
Bourguignat in Servain, 1888, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 5: 323.

Unio tumidus var. falcatulus Drouët, 1881
Drouët, 1881, Unionidae Russie: 9.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio tumidus var. minor Drouët, 1881
Drouët, 1881, Unionidae Russie: 9.
(homonym of Unio margaritifer var. minor Rossmässler, 1835)

Unio alpecanus Locard, 1882
Bourguignat in Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç. 1: 285, 355.
Bourguignat in Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 13: 177 [71].
Bourguignat in Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 215.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MNHN_22094, l’Oise à Creil.

Unio edyus Locard, 1882
Bourguignat in Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç. 1: 299, 367.
Bourguignat in Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 13: 177 [71].
Bourguignat in Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 215.

Unio fourneli Locard, 1882
Bourguignat in Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç. 1: 300, 367.
Bourguignat in Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 13: 177 [71].
Bourguignat in Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 214.
Type(s): IDIOTYPE MNHN_22225, La Marne à Lagny (Seine-et-Marne).

Unio vincelleus Locard, 1882
‘de Joannis’ Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç. 1: 298.
(error for Unio pictorum var. vinceleus de Joannis, 1859)

Unio schroederi Schröder, 1885
Bourguignat in Schröder, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 2: 224.

Unio rhenanus Kobelt, 1886
Kobelt, 1886, Jb. Nassau. Ver. Naturk. 39: 96, pl. 5, fig. 3.
Kobelt, 1886, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 2: 48, pl. 56, fig. 297.

Unio tumidus var. godetiana Clessin, 1887
Clessin, 1887, Moll.-Fauna Mitteleuropas 2: 738, text fig. 496.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio anabaenus Servain, 1888
Servain, 1888, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 5: 324 [as ‘anabænus’].

Unio mulierum Servain, 1888
Servain, 1888, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 5: 321.

Unio spengeli Servain, 1888
Bourguignat in Servain, 1888, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 5: 323.

Unio tumidus var. borysthenicus Servain, 1888
Kobelt, 1880, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 7: 32, pl. 192, fig. 1950 [as ‘borysthenensis’].
‘Kobelt’ Servain, 1888, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 5: 323.
(new name for Unio tumidus var. borysthenensis Kobelt, 1880)

Unio aldemaricus Locard, 1889
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 13: 176 [70], 262 [156].
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 213.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MNHN_22091, l’Aisne, à Guignicourt (Ardennes).

Unio alpacamus Locard, 1889
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 13: 178 [72].
(error for Unio alpecanus Locard, 1882)

Unio borcherdingi Locard, 1889
Bourguignat in Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 13: 153 [47].
(new name for Unio macrorhynchus Borcherding, 1889)

Unio giberti Locard, 1889
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 13: 131 [25], 191 [85].
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 215, fig. 227.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MNHN_22237, La Marne à Lagny (Seine-et-Marne).

Unio macrorhynchus Borcherding, 1889
Borcherding, 1889, Abh. Naturw. Ver. Bremen 10: 342, pl. 4, figs. 3-3b.
(homonym of Unio macrorhynchus Locard, 1882; renamed Unio borcherdingi Locard, 1889)

Unio tumidulus Locard, 1889
Rossmässler, 1836, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 1 (3): pl. 14, fig. 203 [as ‘Unio tumidus’].
Rossmässler, 1838, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 2 (1-2): pl. 40, fig. 542 [as ‘Unio tumidus’].
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 13: 176 [70], 261 [155].
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 213.
(homonym of Unio tumidulus Lea, 1856)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MNHN_22586, La Seine à Rouen (Seine-Inférieure).

Unio pictorum var. vincelus Locard, 1889
‘de Joannis’ Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc. 13: 140 [34].
(error for Unio pictorum var. vinceleus de Joannis, 1859)

Unio catinulus Locard, 1893
Locard, 1893, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Elbeuf 12: 10.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 217.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_22172, La Seine à Elbeuf (Seine-Inférieure).

Unio elboviensis Locard, 1893
Locard, 1893, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Elbeuf 12: 4.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 215.

Unio lacrymiformis Locard, 1893
Locard, 1893, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Elbeuf 12: 12.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 216, fig. 228.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MNHN_22300, La Seine au nord de Rouen.

Unio levoiturieri Locard, 1893
Locard, 1893, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Elbeuf 12: 7.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 216.

Unio rothomagensis Locard, 1893
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 213.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MNHN_22503, la Seine près Rouen.

Unio vinceloti Germain, 1904
‘de Joannis’ Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France 4: 276 [38].
(new name for Unio pictorum var. vinceleus de Joannis, 1859)

Unio vinceloti var. cuneiformis Germain, 1904
Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France 4: 276 [38], pl. 2, fig. 37.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio vinceloti Germain, 1904)

Unio vincelens Caziot, 1907
‘Bourg.’ Caziot, 1907, Bull. Soc. Sci. Hist. Nat. Yonne 60: 276.
(error for Unio pictorum var. vinceleus de Joannis, 1859)

Unio lauterborni Haas, 1909
Haas, 1909, Beitr. Kenntn. Mittleleurop. Najadeen, Beilage zu... 41: 46.

Unio tumidus var. okae Kobelt & Haas, 1911
Kobelt & Haas, 1911, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 17: 58, index, pl. 480, figs. 2565-2566.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788; homonym of Unio crassus var. okae Kobelt & Haas, 1911; renamed Unio tumidus var. kobeltianus Zhadin, 1938)

Unio tumidus ilekensis Kobelt, 1912
Kobelt, 1912, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 19: 28, pl. 492, fig. 2629.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio tumidus var. succinctus Hilbert, 1912
Hilbert, 1912, Schr. Königsberg. Phys. Ges. 52: 271.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio tumidus var. natermanni Honigmann, 1914
Honigmann, 1914, Abh. Ber. Mus. Magdeburg 2: 7.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio elbovensis Germain, 1931
‘Locard’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France 22: 741.
(error for Unio elboviensis Locard, 1893)

Unio tumidus var. bashkiricus Zhadin, 1938
Zhadin, 1938, Faune USSR Mollusques 4(1): 81, text fig. 19.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio tumidus var. fridmani Zhadin, 1938
Zhadin, 1938, Faune USSR Mollusques 4(1): 86, text fig. 21.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio tumidus var. ilikensis Zhadin, 1938
‘Kobelt’ of Authors.
Zhadin, 1938, Faune USSR Mollusques 4(1): 83.
Kantor & Sysoev, 2005, Cat. Moll. Russia: 327.
(error for Unio tumidus ilekensis Kobelt, 1912)

Unio tumidus var. kobeltianus Zhadin, 1938
Zhadin, 1938, Faune USSR Mollusques 4(1): 82.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788; new name for Unio tumidus var. okae Kobelt & Haas, 1911; homonym of Unio batavus kobeltianus Haas, 1913)

Unio tumidus var. moltshanovi Zhadin, 1938
Zhadin, 1938, Faune USSR Mollusques 4(1): 85, text fig. 20.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio albovicensis Haas, 1940
‘Locard’ Haas, 1940, Zool. Ser. Field Mus. Nat. Hist. 24: 129.
(error for Unio elboviensis Locard, 1893)

Unio subtumidus van Benthem Jutting, 1953
‘Mousson, in litt.’ van Benthem Jutting, 1953, Treubia 22(1): 45.
(intro'd as syn of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio elbovicensis Haas, 1969
‘Locard’ Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich 88: 21.
(error for Unio elboviensis Locard, 1893)

Unio pictorum var. vincelius Haas, 1969
‘Joannis’ Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich 88: 26.
(error for Unio pictorum var. vinceleus de Joannis, 1859)

Unio (Unio) tumidus ssp. [Bassin de la Saône] Falkner et al., 2002
Falkner et al., 2002, Patrim. Natur. 52: 55. [nomen nudum]
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio tumidu Li et al., 2010
Li et al., 2010, Hereditas 32(4): 363.
(error for Unio tumidus Retzius, 1788)

Unio tumidus borysthensis Lopes-Lima et al., 2017
‘Kobelt’ Lopes-Lima et al., 2017, Biol. Rev. 92(1): .
(error for Unio tumidus var. borysthenensis Kobelt, 1880)

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