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Tue 08 Oct 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 | Unioninae | Anodontini | Alasmidontina | Pseudodontoideus

species Pseudodontoideus subvexus (Conrad, 1834): synonymy
     2 specimens available.

Anodonta subvexa Conrad, 1834
Conrad, 1834, Amer. J. Sci. 25(2): 341, pl. 1, fig. 1.
Conrad, 1834, New Fresh-Water Shells: 73.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 264.

Margaritana gesnerii Lea, 1858
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 10: 138.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5 [O. 9]: 211 [33], pl. 32, fig. 280.

Margaritana spillmanii Lea, 1858
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 10: 138.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5 [O. 8]: 105 [109], pl. 17, fig. 252.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86278, Magbys Cr., near Columbus, Miss.

Margaritana tombecbeensis Lea, 1858
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 10: 138.
(incorrect original spelling of Margaritana tombigbeensis Lea, 1858)

Margaritana tombigbeensis Lea, 1858
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 10: 138 [as ‘tombecbeensis’].
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5 [O. 8]: 107, pl. 18, fig. 255 [as ‘tombigbéensis’].
(correct name for Margaritana tombecbeensis Lea, 1858)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86253, Tombigbee R., near Columbus, Miss.

Margaritana columbensis Lea, 1867
Lea, 1867, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 19: 81.

Unio spillmannii Sowerby, 1868
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1868, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 82, pl. 435.
(error for Margaritana spillmanii Lea, 1858)

Margaritana gessneri Paetel, 1890
‘Lea’ Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 173.
(error for Margaritana gesnerii Lea, 1858)

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