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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 | Cyclonaias

species Cyclonaias tuberculata (Rafinesque, 1820): synonymy
     7 specimens available.

Potamilus tubercularis Rafinesque, 1818
Rafinesque, 1818, Amer. Mon. Mag. 3: 355. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 23.
(incorrect original spelling of Obliquaria (Rotundaria) tuberculata Rafinesque, 1820)

Obliquaria (Rotundaria) tuberculata Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1818, Amer. Mon. Mag. 3: 355 [as ‘Potamilus tubercularis’]. [nomen nudum]
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 308.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 23, 52.
(correct name for Potamilus tubercularis Rafinesque, 1818)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ANSP_20215, Ohio River.

Unio verrucosus Barnes, 1823
Barnes, 1823, Amer. J. Sci. 6 (1-2): 123, pl. 5, fig. 6.

Unio tuberculosus Valenciennes, 1827
Valenciennes in Valenciennes, 1827, Receuil Observ. Zool. 2: 232.
(error for Obliquaria (Rotundaria) tuberculata Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio verrucosus purpureus Hildreth, 1828
Hildreth, 1828, Amer. J. Sci. 14: 281.
(homonym of Unio purpureus Say, 1817; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio verrucosus Barnes, 1823)

Unio graniferus Lea, 1838
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: addenda. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 6 [O. 2]: 69, pl. 19, fig. 60.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84296, Tuscumbia, Ala.

Quadrula (sec. Rotundaria) granifera var. pusilla Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 795.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 906.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio graniferus Lea, 1838)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MCZ_20176, Green River, Kentucky.

Plethobasus cooperianus Utterback, 1915
‘Lea’ Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(5): 183, pl. 20, fig. 57a-b.
(misidentified reference to Unio cooperianus Lea, 1834)

Quadrula (Cyclonaias) tuberculata utterbackiana Frierson, 1927
‘Lea’ Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(5): 183, pl. 20, fig. 57a-b [as ‘Plethobasus cooperianus’].
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 52, sp. 224c.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Obliquaria (Rotundaria) tuberculata Rafinesque, 1820)

Cyclonaias tuberculata compressa F.C. Baker, 1928
F.C. Baker, 1928, Bull. Wisconsin Geol. Nat. Hist. Survey 70(2): 107, pl. 75, figs. 1-2.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Obliquaria (Rotundaria) tuberculata Rafinesque, 1820)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) INHS_82236, Big Vermilion River, 0.5 mi below junction with Middle Fork, [Vermilion Co.], Illinois.

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