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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 | Psoronaias

species Psoronaias semigranosa (Philippi, 1843): synonymy
     112 specimens available.

Unio semigranosus Philippi, 1843
‘von dem Busch’ Philippi, 1843, Abbild. Beschr. Conch. 1: 19, pl. 1, figs. 1-3.
Type(s): PARATYPES MCZ_152861, near Tampico, Mexico.

Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 28.
Type(s): SYNTYPE BMNH_1893-2-4-2030, River Usumacinta, Central America.

Unio testudineus Morelet, 1849
Morelet, 1849, Test. Nov. 1: 28.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_94-3-22-1, flumen Usumacinta, Guatemala.

Unio morini Morelet, 1851
Morelet, 1851, Test. Nov. 2: 25.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2026, Rio Usumacinta, Guatemala.

Unio psoricus Morelet, 1851
Morelet, 1851, Test. Nov. 2: 25.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2033, Rio Usumacinta, Tabasco.

Unio crocolilorum Lea, 1852
‘Morelet’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 39.
(error for Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849)

Unio testidineus Lea, 1852
‘Morelet’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 40.
(error for Unio testudineus Morelet, 1849)

Unio corium Reeve, 1864
Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 10, sp. 39.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965209, Chiapas, Mexico.

Unio pliciferus Reeve, 1864
‘Lea’ Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 10, sp. 37; errata [changed to ‘U. crocodilorum Morelet’].
(misidentified reference to Unio pliciferus Lea, 1838; error for Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849)

Unio semigranosus Reeve, 1864
‘Philippi’ Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 10, sp. 36; errata.
(reference to Unio semigranosus Philippi, 1843)
Type(s): FIGURED SPECIMEN BMNH_196496, Mexico.

Unio crocodilorum var. B semipustulata Fischer & Crosse, 1894
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool. 2(15): 578, pl. 60, fig. 4.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849)
Type(s): PARATYPES BMNH_1893-2-4-2032, River Usumacinta, Guatemala.

Unio crocodilorum var. G praestricta Fischer & Crosse, 1894
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool. 2(15): 578, pl. 60, fig. 5.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849)
Type(s): SYNTYPES BMNH_1893-2-4-2031, River Usumacinta, Guatemala.

Quadrula rudis Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 52: 82, pl. 3, fig. 2.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 910.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) USNM_84210, Rio Taxtunilha, (tributary to the Rio de la Pasion), Guatemala.

Unio crocodilarum Simpson, 1900
‘Morelet’ of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 702.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 591.
Haas, 1929, Senckenbergiana 11: 332.
(error for Unio crocodilorum Morelet, 1849)

Psoronaias testudinarea Bogan, 2010
‘Morelet’ Bogan, 2010, FADA: [web].
(error for Unio testudineus Morelet, 1849)

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