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Thu 04 Apr 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 | Ambleminae | Quadrulini | Cyclonaias

species Cyclonaias refulgens (Lea, 1868): synonymy
     2 specimens available.

Unio refulgens Lea, 1868
Lea, 1868, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 20: 145.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 317 [77], pl. 51, fig. 130.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84290, Enterprise, Lauderdale Co., Miss. [Alabama].

Unio sphaericus Lea, 1868
Lea, 1868, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 20: 145 [as ‘sphæricus’].
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 319 [79], pl. 51, fig. 132 [as ‘sphæricus’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84271, Pearl River, Jackson, Miss.

Margaron (Unio) spaericus Lea, 1870
‘Lea’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 33 [as ‘spæricus’].
(error for Unio sphaericus Lea, 1868)

Unio pustulosus Call, 1895
‘Lea’ Call, 1895, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 7: 42, pl. 15, figs. 3-4.
(misidentified reference to Unio pustulosus Lea, 1831)

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