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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 | Psoronaias

species Psoronaias crocodilorum (Morelet, 1849): synonymy
     16 specimens available.

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

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

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 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.

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)

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