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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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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Unioninae | Anodontini | Alasmidontina | Alasmidonta

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

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].

Unio varicosaLamarck (1819)
Alasmodonta undulataFerussac (1835)
Margarita (Margaritana) marginataLea (1836)
Mysca varicosaSchlüter (1838)
Unio marginataHanley (1843)
Margaron (Margaritana) marginataLea (1852), Lea (1870)
Alasmodonta marginataConrad (1853)
Unio (Alasmodonta (s.s.)) marginatusMörch (1853)
Margaritana marginataKüster (1862)
Unio marginatusSowerby (1866)
Alasmidonta (Rugifera) marginataSimpson (1900)
Alasmidonta marginata var. varicosaOrtmann (1910)
Alasmidonta (Rugifera) varicosaSimpson (1914)
Alasmidonta (Decurambis) varicosaOrtmann & Walker (1922), R.I. Johnson (1970), Clarke (1981), Graf & Cummings (2007)
Decurambis marginata-varicosaFrierson (1927)
Alasmidonta (Decurambis) marginataHaas (1969)
Alasmidonta (s.s.) varicosaBurch (1975)
Alasmidonta varicosaR.I. Johnson (1980), Turgeon et al. (1988), Williams et al. (1993), Strayer & Jirka (1997), Turgeon et al. (1998), Bogan (2002), Kneeland & Rhymer (2007), Cummings & Graf (2010), Bogan (2010), Haag (2012), ITIS (2012), Inoue et al. (2014), Jones (2015), Luchetti et al. (2016), IUCN (2017), Williams et al. (2017), Aunins et al. (2018), Fukata & Iigo (2020)

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 cariosaLamarck (1819)
Unio cariosusLea (1829)
Alasmodonta marginataFerussac (1835)
Margarita (Margaritana) marginataLea (1836)
Margaron (Margaritana) marginataLea (1852), Lea (1870)
Alasmidonta (Rugifera) marginataSimpson (1900)
Alasmidonta (Rugifera) varicosaSimpson (1914)

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 corrugataDeKay (1843)
Margaron (Margaritana) marginataLea (1852), Lea (1870)
Alasmidonta (Rugifera) marginataSimpson (1900)
Alasmidonta (Rugifera) varicosaSimpson (1914)
Alasmidonta (Decurambis) varicosaOrtmann & Walker (1922), R.I. Johnson (1970), Clarke (1981)
Decurambis marginataFrierson (1927)
Alasmidonta (Decurambis) marginataHaas (1969)
Alasmidonta (s.s.) varicosaBurch (1975)
Alasmidonta marginataOesch (1984)
Alasmidonta varicosaStrayer & Jirka (1997)

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

Alasmodon marginataDeKay (1843)
Margaron (Margaritana) marginataLea (1870)
Alasmidonta (Rugifera) marginataSimpson (1900)
Decurambis marginata-varicosaFrierson (1927)

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