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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 | Unioninae | Anodontini | Alasmidontina | Utterbackia

species Utterbackia imbecillis (Say, 1829): synonymy
     25 specimens available.

Anodonta imbecillis Say, 1829
Say, 1829, New Harm. Dissem. 2(23): 355, sp. 5.
Type(s): NEOTYPE SMF_4301, N. Amerika.

Anodonta incerta Lea, 1834
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5 [O. 1]: 46, pl. 6, fig. 16.

Anodonta imbecilis Lea, 1836
‘Say’ of Authors.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 54.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 264.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll. 2: 502.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 140.
Clench & Turner, 1956, Bull. Fla. State Mus. 1: 187.
Murray & Leonard, 1962, Handbk. Unionid Muss. Kansas: 95.
R.I. Johnson, 1970, Bull. MCZ 140(6): 362.
Heard, 1975, Malacologia 15(1): 84.
Kat, 1983, Malacologia 23(2): 362.
Hoeh, 1990, Malac. Review 23: 63.
Lydeard et al., 1996, Philos. Trans. Roy. Soc. London (B, Biol. Sci.) 351: 1595.
Rosenberg et al., 1997, J. Moll. Studies 63: 303.
Adamkewicz et al., 1997, MBE 14(6): 622.
(error for Anodonta imbecillis Say, 1829)

Anodon horda Gould, 1855
Gould, 1855, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 5: 229.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_678301, Comanche Creek, [trib. of Pecos R., Pecos Co.], Texas.

Anodonta henryana Lea, 1857
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 9: 102 [as ‘henryiana’].
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 8]: 373 [55], pl. 66, fig. 198.
(correct name for Anodonta henryiana Lea, 1857)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_86692, Matamoras, Mexico.

Anodonta henryiana Lea, 1857
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 9: 102.
(incorrect original spelling of Anodonta henryana Lea, 1857)

Anodonta hordeum Paetel, 1890
‘Sow.’ Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 180.
(error for Anodon horda Gould, 1855)

Anodonta hordea Call, 1895
‘Gould’ Call, 1895, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 7: 63.
(error for Anodon horda Gould, 1855)

Anodonta phalena de Gregorio, 1914
de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano 2: 64, pl. 11, figs. 3a-e.

Anodonta ohiensis Utterback, 1915
‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(6): 260, pl. 23, figs. 74a-b.
Ortmann, 1919, Mem. Carnegie Mus. 8(1): 162, pl. 11, fig. 4.
Thiele, 1934, Handb. Syst. Weichtierk. 3: 832 [1267].
Modell, 1945, Jena. Z. Med. Naturw. 78: 84.
(misidentified reference to Anodonta (Lastena) ohiensis Rafinesque, 1820)

Utterbackia imbecillis fusca F.C. Baker, 1927
F.C. Baker, 1927, Amer. Midl. Nat. 10(7): 222.
F.C. Baker, 1928, Bull. Wisconsin Geol. Nat. Hist. Survey 70(2): 175, pl. 103, figs. 12-14.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Anodonta imbecillis Say, 1829)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) UMMZ_209141, Sturgeon Bay, Wisc.

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