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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 scamnata (Morelet, 1849): synonymy
     112 specimens available.

Unio scamnatus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 30.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1976, Rio Taco Taco, Cuba.

Unio scamnatus Dunker, 1858
‘Morelet’ Dunker, 1858, Malak. Blatt. 5: 229.
(reference to Unio scamnatus Morelet, 1849)

Unio gundlachi Sowerby, 1866
‘Dunker’ Sowerby, 1866, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 46, sp. 248.
(misidentified reference to Unio gundlachi Dunker, 1858)

Unio (Simonaias) proclinatus Martens, 1900
Martens, 1900, Biol. Centr.-Amer., Moll.: 508.
Type(s): SYNTYPES ZMB_33793, Taco fl., Cuba.

Unio bitumen Cooke, 1919
Cooke, 1919, unknown publication: 130, pl. 9, figs. 3a-c.

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