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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 bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853: synonymy
     7 specimens available.

Unio orientalis Bourguignat, 1852
Bourguignat, 1852, Test. Nov. Saulcy: 29.
(homonym of Unio orientalis Lea, 1840; renamed Unio bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853)

Unio bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853
Bourguignat, 1852, Test. Nov. Saulcy: 29 [as ‘Unio orientalis’].
Bourguignat, 1853, Catalogue Raissoné des Mollusques Terrestres et Fluviatiles Recueillis par M.F. Saulcy 1853: 78, pl. 2, figs. 54-56.
(new name for Unio orientalis Bourguignat, 1852)

Unio prusii Bourguignat, 1856
Bourguignat, 1856, Aménités Malacol. 1: 160, pl. 12, figs. 1-4.

Unio schwerzenbachi Bourguignat, 1856
Bourguignat, 1856, Aménités Malacol. 1: 159, pl. 14, figs. 1-5.

Unio vescoi Bourguignat, 1856
Bourguignat, 1856, Aménités Malacol. 1: 157, pl. 11, figs. 4-8.

Unio kotschyi Küster, 1862
Küster, 1862, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 267, pl. 90, fig. 5.

Unio turcicus Küster, 1862
‘Parreiss in sched.’ Küster, 1862, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 267, pl. 90, figs. 3-4.
Type(s): SYNTYPES BMNH_47-5-28-1-2, Brussna.

Unio damascensis Lea, 1863
Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 15: 190.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 11]: 55 [59], pl. 18, fig. 52.

Unio orontesensis Lea, 1863
Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 15: 190.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 11]: 53 [57], pl. 18, fig. 50.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE USNM_85535, R. Orontes, Syria.

Unio syriacus Lea, 1863
Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 15: 189.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 11]: 56 [60], pl. 19, fig. 53.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84408, River Orontes, Syria.

Unio kullethensis Lea, 1865
Lea, 1865, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 16: 285.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 251 [11], fig. 29, fig. 65.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85663, near Mardin, Asiatic Turkey.

Unio mardinensis Lea, 1865
Lea, 1865, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 16: 286.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 252 [12], pl. 30, fig. 66.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85664, R. Tigris, near Mardin, Asiatic Turkey.

Unio orphaensis Lea, 1865
Lea, 1865, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 16: 285.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 250 [10], pl. 29, fig. 64.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85603, Tigris R., Pashalic of Orpha, Asiatic Turkey.

Unio swerzenbackii Lea, 1870
‘Bourg.’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 46.
(error for Unio schwerzenbachi Bourguignat, 1856)

Unio desectus Westerlund, 1879
Westerlund, 1879, Aperçu Faune Malac. Grèce: 147.
Drouët, 1881, J. de Conch. 29: 22.
(Drouët) Westerlund, 1890, Fauna Paläarct. Binnenconch. 2(7): 73.

Unio vicarius Westerlund, 1879
Westerlund, 1879, Aperçu Faune Malac. Grèce: 147.
Westerlund, 1890, Fauna Paläarct. Binnenconch. 2(7): 72.

Unio heldreichi O. Boettger, 1886
O. Boettger, 1886, Jb. Dtsch. Malak. Ges. 13: 71.

Unio kallethensis Paetel, 1890
‘Lea’ Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 159.
(error for Unio kullethensis Lea, 1865)

Unio kullenthenensis Paetel, 1890
‘Lea’ Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 156.
(error for Unio kullethensis Lea, 1865)

Unio thiesseae Drouët, 1892
Drouët, 1892, J. de Conch. 40: 88.

Unio scissus Drouët, 1893
Drouët, 1893, J. de Conch. 41: 40.

Unio (sec. Lymnium) pseudonymus Simpson, 1900
‘Bourg.’ Kobelt, 1886, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 2: 22, pl. 41, fig. 255 [as ‘U. hueti’].
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 694.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 560.

Unio desectus f. pursacensis Sturany, 1902
Sturany, 1902, S. Ber. K. Akad. Wiss. Wien 111: 138, pl. 2, figs. 10-11.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio desectus Westerlund, 1879)

Unio modiola Preston, 1912
Preston, 1912, Rec. Ind. Mus. 7: 286, pl. 8, figs. 1-2.

Unio orfaensis Kobelt, 1912
‘Lea’ Kobelt, 1912, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 19: 37, pl. 530, figs. 2734-2735.
(error for Unio orphaensis Lea, 1865)

Unio ancyrensis Kobelt, 1913
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 19: 32, pl. 526, fig. 2727.

Unio bitlisensis Kobelt, 1913
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 19: 35, pl. 538, fig. 2731.

Unio ciconius Kobelt, 1913
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 19: 11, pl. 517, fig. 2697.

Unio diarbekirianus Kobelt, 1913
‘Bourguignat mss’ Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 19: 15, pl. 519, fig. 2702.

Unio medicus Kobelt, 1913
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 19: 17, pl. 520, fig. 2707.

Unio specialis Kobelt, 1913
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 19: 8, pl. 515, fig. 2694.

Unio ancyrensis var. louisei Kobelt, 1913
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 19: 32, pl. 526, fig. 2726.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio ancyrensis Kobelt, 1913)

Unio (orfaensis var. ?) ehrmanni Kobelt, 1913
Kobelt, 1913, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 19: 38, pl. 530, fig. 2736.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio orphaensis Lea, 1865)

Unio diarbekerianus Simpson, 1914
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 732.
(error for Unio diarbekirianus Kobelt, 1913)

Unio thospiensis Kobelt, 1915
Kobelt, 1915, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 20: 28, pl. 553, figs. 2810-2811.

Unio (Rhombunio) wenzii Kobelt, 1915
Kobelt, 1915, Icon. Land- und Süssw.-Moll. 20: 29, pl. 553, figs. 2812-2814.

Unio (Limnium) diabekirianus Pallary, 1939
‘Kobelt’ Pallary, 1939, Mém. Inst. Égypte 39: 120.
(error for Unio diarbekirianus Kobelt, 1913)

Unio diarbekrianus Haas, 1940
‘Kobelt’ Haas, 1940, Zool. Ser. Field Mus. Nat. Hist. 24: 132.
(error for Unio diarbekirianus Kobelt, 1913)

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