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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 | Ambleminae | Quadrulini | Tritogonia

species Tritogonia verrucosa (Rafinesque, 1820): synonymy
     4 specimens available.

Obliquaria (Ellipsaria) verrucosa Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1818, Amer. Mon. Mag. 3: 355 [as ‘Potamilus verrucosus’]. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1819, Jour. Phys. Chim. Hist. Nat. 88: 426 [as ‘U. (Plagiola) verrucosa’]. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 304, pl. 81, figs. 10-12.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 23, 29, 48.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ANSP_20235, Ohio River.

Unio tuberculatus Barnes, 1823
Barnes, 1823, Amer. J. Sci. 6 (1-2): 1215, pl. 7, figs. 8a-b.
(renamed Quadrula tritogonia Ortmann, 1909)

Unio verrucosus Say, 1834
‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
‘Rafinesque’ Say, 1834, Amer. Conch. 6: ??.
‘Rafinesque’ Sowerby, 1868, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 1, sp. 4.
(reference to Obliquaria (Ellipsaria) verrucosa Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio (Theliderma) pustulata Swainson, 1840
Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 271, fig. 54d; 273.
(homonym of Unio pustulatus Lea, 1831)

Unio gigas Sowerby, 1867
‘Swainson’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 56, sp. 287.
(misidentified reference to Unio gigas Swainson, 1824)
Type(s): MANUSCRIPT NAME BMNH_1968861, River Ohio.

Unio conjugans B.H. Wright, 1899
B.H. Wright, 1899, Nautilus 13(8): 89.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 52: 79, pl. 4, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_159501, Hiawassa River, Polk Co., Tenn.

Tritogonia tuberculata var. obesa Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 609.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 320.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tuberculatus Barnes, 1823)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_125669, Neches River, Big Eddy, Texas.

Quadrula tritogonia Ortmann, 1909
Ortmann, 1909, Nautilus 22(10): 101.
(new name for Unio tuberculatus Barnes, 1823)

Quadrula parkeri Geiser, 1911
Geiser, 1911, The Academician 1: 15.

Unio tuberculatus var. supraspeciosus de Gregorio, 1914
de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano 2: 42, pl. 6, figs. 2a-d [as ‘supra speciosus’].
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tuberculatus Barnes, 1823)

Unio (Theliderma) pustululata Lopes-Lima et al., 2019
‘Swainson’ Lopes-Lima et al., 2019, Zool. Scripta early online: 7 [Suppl. Appendix 2].
(error for Unio (Theliderma) pustulata Swainson, 1840)

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