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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 | Hemistena

species Hemistena lata (Rafinesque, 1820): synonymy
     2 specimens available.

Anodonta (Lastena) lata Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 317, pl. 82, figs. 17-18.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 59.
Type(s): TYPE ANSP_20227, Kentucky River.

Unio dehiscens Say, 1829
Say, 1829, New Harm. Dissem. 2(20): 308, sp. 5.
Say, 1831, Amer. Conch. 3: pl. 24.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 131, 225.
(renamed Odatelia radiata Rafinesque, 1832)

Unio oriens Lea, 1831
Lea, 1831, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 4 [O. 1]: 73, pl. 6, fig. 5.
(renamed Odatelia radiata Rafinesque, 1832)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86271, Cincinnati, (Ohio R.), Ohio.

Anodonta prelonga Rafinesque, 1832
‘Green’ Rafinesque, 1832, Atl. Jour. 1(4): 154.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 92.
(intro'd as syn of Odatelia radiata Rafinesque, 1832)

Odatelia radiata Rafinesque, 1832
Rafinesque, 1832, Atl. Jour. 1(4): 154.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 92.
(new name for Unio dehiscens Say, 1829; new name for Unio oriens Lea, 1831)

Unio hildrethi Delessert, 1841
Delessert, 1841, Recueil Coquilles Lamarck: pl. 19, figs. 4a-b.

Unio (Sayunio) dehiscens var. oriensopsis de Gregorio, 1914
de Gregorio, 1914, Il Nat. Siciliano 2: 62, pl. 7, figs. 2a-b; pl. 10, figs. 4a-b.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio dehiscens Say, 1829)

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