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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 | Hyridellini | Hyridella

species Hyridella australis (Lamarck, 1819): synonymy
     164 specimens available.

Unio australis Lamarck, 1819
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 80, sp. 46.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MNHN_MP_0302, Nouvelle Hollande.

Unio depressa Lesson, 1830
‘Lamarck’ Lesson, 1830, Voy. Coquille 2: 427, pl. 15, figs. 5-5a.
(misidentified reference to Unio depressa Lamarck, 1819)

Unio australis Philippi, 1848
‘Lamarck’ Philippi, 1848, Abbild. Beschr. Conch. 3: 81, pl. 5, fig. 5.
(reference to Unio australis Lamarck, 1819)

Unio dorsuosus Gould, 1850
Gould, 1850, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 3: 296.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_5925, [Nepean River, Australia].

Unio napeanensis Conrad, 1850
Conrad, 1850, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5: 10.
(incorrect original spelling of Unio nepeanensis Conrad, 1850)
Type(s): PARATYPE MCZ_72077, Nepean River, New South Wales.

Unio nepeanensis Conrad, 1850
Conrad, 1850, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5: 10 [as ‘napeanensis’].
(correct name for Unio napeanensis Conrad, 1850)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_129955, Australia.

Unio lessoni Küster, 1855
‘Lamarck’ Lesson, 1830, Voy. Coquille 2: 427, pl. 15, figs. 5-5a.
Küster, 1855, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 135, pl. 36, fig. 4.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85723, N Holland [Nepean River, New South Wales, Australia].

Unio australis Küster, 1861
‘Lamarck’ Küster, 1861, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 230, pl. 77, fig. 6.
(reference to Unio australis Lamarck, 1819)

Propehyridella nepeanensis narracanensis Iredale, 1934
‘Cotton & Gabriel’ Iredale, 1934, Austral. Zool. 8: 74. [in part]
Iredale, 1943, Austral. Zool. 10: 190.
(misidentified reference to Propehyridella narracanensis Cotton & Gabriel, 1932)

Propehyridella nepeanensis opportuna Iredale, 1934
Iredale, 1934, Austral. Zool. 8: 74, pl. 5, fig. 12; pl. 6, fig. 12.
Iredale, 1943, Austral. Zool. 10: 190.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio napeanensis Conrad, 1850)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) AMS_61983, Richmond R trib., Wilsons R, Booyong (Creek), New South Wales, Australia [-28.748, 153.448 ± 1 km].

Propehyridella nepeanensis novata Iredale, 1943
Iredale, 1943, Austral. Natural. 11: 92.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio napeanensis Conrad, 1850)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE AMS_61982, Upper Bellinger River, New South Wales, Australia [-30.45, 152.617 ± 100 km].

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