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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 | Popenaiadini | Nephronaias

species Nephronaias aztecorum (Philippi, 1847): synonymy
     60 specimens available.

Unio impressus Menke, 1830
Menke, 1830, Syn. Method. Moll.: 107. [nomen nudum]

Unio aztecorum Philippi, 1847
Philippi, 1847, Z. Malak. 4: 95.
Philippi, 1849, Abbild. Beschr. Conch. 4: 27, pl. 6, fig. 2.

Unio strebelii Lea, 1866
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 18: 133.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 318 [78], pl. 51, fig. 131.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE USNM_85661, Vera Cruz, Mexico.

Unio soledadensis Crosse & Fischer, 1893
Crosse & Fischer, 1893, J. de Conch. 41: 111.
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool. 2(15): 608, pl. 69, figs. 3-3b.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN-IM-2000-1785, Mexique, La Soledad.

Unio aztecorum Martens, 1900
‘Philippi’ Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: pl. 37, figs. 1-1a. [in part]
(reference to Unio aztecorum Philippi, 1847)

Unio aztecorum var. chapalanus Martens, 1900
Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: 504, pl. 36, fig. 5-5a.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio aztecorum Philippi, 1847)
Type(s): TYPE ZMB_9106, Lagune de Chapala, Mexico.

Nephronaias aztecorum tolimanensis Pilsbry, 1920
Pilsbry, 1920, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 72: 194, fig. 4.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio aztecorum Philippi, 1847)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_46195, Toliman, Jalisco [Mexico].

Lampsilis (Disconaias) martensi Frierson, 1927
‘Philippi’ Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: pl. 37, figs. 1-1a [as ‘Unio aztecorum’].
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 83, sp. 364.

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