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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 | Quadrulini | Theliderma

species Theliderma metanevra (Rafinesque, 1820): synonymy
     3 specimens available.

Obliquaria (Quadrula) metanevra Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 305, pl. 81, figs. 15-16.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 50.
Type(s): NEOTYPE ANSP_20238, Ohio River.

Unio nodosus Barnes, 1823
Barnes, 1823, Amer. J. Sci. 6 (1-2): 124, pl. 6, fig. 7.
(homonym of Unio (Eurynia) solenoides var. nodosa Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio metanever Lea, 1829
‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
Lea, 1829, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 3 [O. 1]: 418.
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 17.
Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 179.
Agassiz, 1852, Arch. Naturg. 18(1): 48.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 252.
Mörch, 1853, Cat. Conch. Yoldi 2: 44.
(reference to Obliquaria (Quadrula) metanevra Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio tuberosus Lea, 1840
Lea, 1840, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 1: 286.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 210 [48], pl. 14, fig. 25.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84219, Cumberland R., Middle Tenn.

Unio metaniver Catlow & Reeve, 1845
‘Lea’ Catlow & Reeve, 1845, Conch. Nomen.: 61.
(error for Obliquaria (Quadrula) metanevra Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio metanera Gray, 1847
Gray, 1847, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 15: 196.
(error for Obliquaria (Quadrula) metanevra Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio metaneurus Herrmannsen, 1849
‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
Herrmannsen, 1849, Ind. Gener. Malacol. 2: 571.
Küster, 1852, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 50.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 252.
Thiele, 1934, Handb. Syst. Weichtierk. 3: 826 [1260] [as ‘Quadrula (Theliderma) metaneura’].
(error for Obliquaria (Quadrula) metanevra Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio rugosus Lea, 1852
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 21, footnote.
(misidentified reference to Unio rugosus Barnes, 1823)

Unio wardii Lea, 1862
Lea, 1862, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 13: 392.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5 [O. 9]: 187 [9], pl. 24, fig. 257.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84237, Mahoning R., Ohio.

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