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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 | Echyridella

species Echyridella aucklandica (Gray, 1843): synonymy
     84 specimens available.

Unio aucklandicus Dieffenbach, 1843
Gray in Dieffenbach, 1843, Travels in New Zealand 2: 257.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_42-11-9-75, Auckland, N.Z.

Unio lutulentus Gould, 1850
Gould, 1850, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 3: 295. [in part]
Gould, 1852, U.S. Explor. Exped. 12: 428. [in part]
Gould, 1856, U.S. Explor. Exped. 12: pl. 37, fig. 542c. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Unio lutulentus Gould, 1850)
Type(s): PARATYPES USNM_87847, New Zealand.

Unio lutulentus Reeve, 1865
‘Gould’ Reeve, 1865, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 25, sp. 122.
(misidentified reference to Unio lutulentus Gould, 1850)

Diplodon websteri Simpson, 1902
Simpson, 1902, Nautilus 16: 30.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1307.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_162342, Waiuku, New Zealand.

Diplodon (Hyridella) lutulentus Suter, 1913
Suter, 1913, Manual New Zealand Mollusca: 939. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Diplodon (Hyridella) lutulentus Suter, 1913)

Hyridella aucklandicus aucklandicus Dell, 1953
‘Gray’ Dell, 1953, unknown publication: 223-224, pl. 17, figs. 5-6; pl. 19, figs. 2-3. [in part]
(reference to Unio aucklandicus Dieffenbach, 1843)

Hyridella aucklandicus aucklandicus Dell, 1953
‘Gray’ Dell, 1953, unknown publication: 223-224, pl. 17, figs. 2, 8; pl. 19, figs. 4, 8. [in part]
(reference to Unio aucklandicus Dieffenbach, 1843)

Cucumerunio websteri delli McMichael & Hiscock, 1958
McMichael & Hiscock, 1958, Austral. J. Mar. Frwtr. Res. 9(3): 477, pl. 16, figs. 1-5.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Diplodon websteri Simpson, 1902)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE AMS_61929, Omaha River, at Leigh, New Zealand [-36.283, 174.817 ± 10 km].

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