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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 | Pleurobemini | Fusconaia

species Fusconaia cor (Conrad, 1834): synonymy
     5 specimens available.

Unio cor Conrad, 1834
Conrad, 1834, New Fresh-Water Shells: 28, pl. 3, fig. 3.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 247.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MCZ_178792, Elk and Flint Rivers, Alabama.

Unio edgarianus Lea, 1840
Lea, 1840, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 1: 288.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 214 [52], pl. 15, fig. 30.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84685, Tenn R., Florence, Ala.

Unio edgarianus Reeve, 1864
‘Lea’ Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 15, sp. 65.
(reference to Unio edgarianus Lea, 1840)

Unio obuncus Lea, 1871
Lea, 1871, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 23: 192.
Lea, 1874, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 8 [O. 13]: 9 [13], pl. 2, fig. 5.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84698, Holston R., E. Tenn.

Unio andersonensis Lea, 1872
Lea, 1872, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 24: 155.
Lea, 1874, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 8 [O. 13]: 36 [40], pl. 12, fig. 33.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84691, Holston R., E Tenn.

Unio andorsonensis de Gregorio, 1914
‘Lea’ de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano 2: 50.
(error for Unio andersonensis Lea, 1872)

Fusconaia cor var. analoga Ortmann, 1918
Ortmann, 1918, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 57(6): 533.
Ortmann, 1924, Amer. Midl. Nat. 9(1): 43.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio cor Conrad, 1834)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE CM_61.6326, Clinch River, Speer’s Ferry, Scott Co., Virginia.

Quadrula (Pleuronaia) analogia Frierson, 1927
‘Ortmann’ Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 60, sp. 261.
(error for Fusconaia cor var. analoga Ortmann, 1918)

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