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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 | Hyrioidea | Hyriidae | Hyriinae | Rhipidodontini | Diplodon

species Diplodon delodontus (Lamarck, 1819): synonymy
     168 specimens available.

Unio delodonta Lamarck, 1819
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 77, sp. 29.
Type(s): SYNTYPES? USNM_150390, Lake Potero, near Maldonado, Uruguay.

Unio divaricatus Lea, 1834
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5 [O. 1]: 64 [176], pl. 9, fig. 24.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85332A, Egypt? (S. Am?).

Unio lacteolus Lea, 1834
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5 [O. 1]: 40, pl. 8, fig. 19.

Unio fokkesi Dunker, 1852
Dunker, 1852, Z. Malak. 9: 54.
Type(s): TYPE ZMB_25044, La Plata.

Unio brownii Lea, 1856
Lea, 1856, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 8: 95.
Lea, 1857, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 3 [O. 6]: 307 [27], pl. 29, fig. 22.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86124, “Mocha Arabia” Prob. S. America.

Unio rudus Lea, 1859
Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 11: 187.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 7]: 266, pl. 43, fig. 146.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85337, Rio de la Plata, S. Am.

Unio firmus Lea, 1866
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 18: 33.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 267, pl. 34, fig. 82.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85113, S. America.

Unio paraguayensis Lea, 1866
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 18: 34.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 271, pl. 35, fig. 85.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85068, Paraguay.

Unio delodon Martens, 1868
Martens, 1868, Malak. Blatt. 15: 212.
Strobel, 1874, Mat. Mal. (1): 71.
(error for Unio delodonta Lamarck, 1819)

Unio delodontes Doering, 1875
Doering, 1875, Periód. Zool. 2: 66.
(error for Unio delodonta Lamarck, 1819)

Unio rudis Doering, 1875
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Doering, 1875, Periód. Zool. 2: 45.
Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 166.
Ihering, 1893, Arch. Naturg. 59(1): 117.
(error for Unio rudus Lea, 1859)

Diplodon (Cyclomya) smithi Marshall, 1926
Marshall, 1926, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 69(2638): 9, pl. 2, figs. 1, 7; pl. 3, fig. 6.
(homonym of Unio smithii Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_363027, Tigre R., Tigre, Argentina.

Diplodon pilsbryi Marshall, 1928
Marshall, 1928, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 74(2762): 2, pl. 1, figs. 1, 3; pl. 3, fig. 2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_368237, Canada Grande, Dept. Carro Largo, Uruguay.

Diplodon bromnii Simone, 2006
‘auctt.’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 255.
(error for Unio brownii Lea, 1856)

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