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Wed 06 Nov 2019

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 | Hyrioidea | Hyriidae | Hyriinae | Hyridellini | Cucumerunio

species Cucumerunio novaehollandiae (Gray, 1834): synonymy
     103 specimens available.

Unio novaehollandiae Gray, 1834
Gray, 1834, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1834: 57 [as ‘novae-hollandiae’].
Type(s): SYNTYPES BMNH_1880-4-10-6-7, Macquarie River.

Naia elongata Swainson, 1840
Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 285. [nomen nudum]

Unio cucumoides Lea, 1840
Lea, 1840, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 1: 285.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 192, pl. 7, fig. 2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) AMNH_30897, Hunters River, New South Wales, Australia.

Unio cumingianus Dunker, 1852
Dunker, 1852, Z. Malak. 9: 53.
Type(s): SYNTYPES ZMB_108723, Richmond River, New South Wales, Australia.

Unio navigioliformis Lea, 1859
Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 11: 152.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 7]: 245 [63], pl. 37, fig. 124.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1964146, Loc._ ?

Unio cumingii Lea, 1870
‘Dunker’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 31.
(error for Unio cumingianus Dunker, 1852)

Unio navigoliformis Simpson, 1900
‘Lea’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 825.
‘Lea’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 575.
(error for Unio navigioliformis Lea, 1859)

Unio naviglioformis F.R. Woodward, 1984
‘Lea’ of Authors.
‘Lea’ F.R. Woodward, 1984, Durban Mus. Novit. 13(16): 195.
‘Lea’ B.J. Smith, 1992, Zoo. Cat. Australia 8: 17.
(error for Unio navigioliformis Lea, 1859)

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