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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 | Pleurobemini | Fusconaia

species Fusconaia mitchelli (Simpson, 1895): synonymy
     32 specimens available.

Unio mitchelli Dall, 1896
Simpson in Dall, 1896, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 18: 5.
Simpson, 1896, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 18: 371, pl. 32, figs. 1-3.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 711.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 622.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_128364, Guadalupe R., Victoria Co., Texas.

Unio iheringi B.H. Wright, 1898
B.H. Wright, 1898, Nautilus 12: 93.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_152171, San Saba R., Texas.

Unio (sec. Elliptio) mitchelli var. elongatus Simpson, 1914
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 623.
(homonym of Unio elongata Lamarck, 1819; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio mitchelli Dall, 1896)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_251917, Guadalupe River, near Kerrville, Texas.

Quincuncina guadalupensis Wurtz, 1950
Wurtz, 1950, Notulae Naturae (224): 2, figs. 1-5.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_185974, Guadalupe R., Seguin, Guadalupe Co., Texas.

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