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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 | Parreysiinae | Parreysiini | Parreysia

species Parreysia rajahensis (Lea, 1841): synonymy
     22 specimens available.

Unio rajahensis Lea, 1841
Lea, 1841, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 2: 30.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 239, pl. 23, fig. 53.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84638, Rajah’s Tank, India.

Unio indicus Sowerby, 1866
Sowerby, 1866, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 40, sp. 222.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965195, India.

Unio indicus var. aurea Hanley & Theobald, 1876
‘Sowerby’ Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica: 43, pl. 107, fig. 4.
(homonym of Unio aureus Lea, 1859; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio indicus Sowerby, 1866)

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