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Tue 08 Oct 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 | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Unioninae | Anodontini | Alasmidontina | Alasmidonta

species Alasmidonta varicosa (Lamarck, 1819): synonymy
     2 specimens available.

Unio cariosa Lamarck, 1819
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 80, sp. 44, var. 2. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Unio cariosus Say, 1817)

Unio varicosa Lamarck, 1819
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 78, sp. 36.
Type(s): TYPE LOCALITY TYPE_LOCALITY_MP_002, la rivière de Schuglkill [Schuylkill], pres de Philadelphie [Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania].

Alasmodon corrugata DeKay, 1843
DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York 5: 198, pl. 24, figs. 259.
Type(s): TYPE LOCALITY TYPE_LOCALITY_MP_003, Passaic River.

Alasmodon marginata DeKay, 1843
DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York 5: 196, pl. 19, fig. 225.
(misidentified reference to Alasmidonta marginata Say, 1818)

Page updated: 16:11:22 Tue 08 Oct 2019

 
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