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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!

The nominal species (available and otherwise) in this synonymy are listed by usage rather than strictly by publication date. The primary sorting order is by the most recent year (since 1969) that the species name was treated as valid, and then nominal species are sorted secondarily by publication year.

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species Elliptio dariensis (Lea, 1842): synonymy
     1 specimen available.

Unio dariensis Lea, 1842
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 246 [84], pl. 26, fig. 61.
Lea, 1843, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 2: 225.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85691, Darien, Ga.

Unio dariensisLea (1842), Conrad (1853), Sowerby (1868)
Margaron (Unio) dariensisLea (1852), Lea (1870)
Unio (NiƤa) dariensisAdams & Adams (1857)
Unio (sec. Elliptio) dariensisSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914)
Elliptio (s.s.) dariensisFrierson (1927), Haas (1969), R.I. Johnson (1970), R.I. Johnson (1972), Burch (1975)
Elliptio dariensisKat (1983), Turgeon et al. (1988), Williams et al. (1993), IUCN (1996), Turgeon et al. (1998), Graf & Cummings (2007), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), Haag (2012), ITIS (2012), Small et al. (2012), Williams et al. (2017), Inoue et al. (2018)

Unio buckleyi Simpson, 1900
‘Lea’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 713.
(misidentified reference to Unio buckleyi Lea, 1843)

Unio buckleyiSimpson (1900)
Elliptio (s.s.) buddianusFrierson (1927)

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