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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 | Hyrioidea | Hyriidae | Hyriinae | Rhipidodontini | Diplodon

species Diplodon charruanus (d’Orbigny, 1835): synonymy
     292 specimens available.

Unio charruana d’Orbigny, 1835
d’Orbigny, 1835, Mag. Zool. 5(61-62): 35.
d’Orbigny, 1846, Voyage dans l’Amérique Méridionale 5: 606, pl. 71, figs. 8-14.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_1854-9-4-15, Rio del Rosario, Banda orientali, Uruguay.

Unio faba d’Orbigny, 1835
d’Orbigny, 1835, Mag. Zool. 5(61-62): 35.
d’Orbigny, 1846, Voyage dans l’Amérique Méridionale 5: 606, pl. 71, fig. 12-14.
Type(s): SYNTYPES BMNH_54-12-4-839, Banda orientali, Uruguay.

Unio charruana d’Orbigny, 1851
d’Orbigny, 1851, Rev. Mag. Zool. 3: .
(reference to Unio charruana d’Orbigny, 1835)

Unio lepidus Lea, 1860
Lea, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 12: 91.
Lea, 1863, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5 [O. 10]: 389, pl. 50, fig. 306.
(homonym of Unio lepidus Gould, 1856; renamed Unio lepidior Lea, 1870)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85624, Uruguay R., S. America.

Unio parcus Lea, 1866
Lea, 1866, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 18: 34.
Lea, 1868, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 12]: 262, pl. 33, fig. 77.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85198, S. America.

Unio lepidior Lea, 1870
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 53.
(new name for Unio lepidus Lea, 1860)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_85624, Uruguay R., S. America.

Unio aethiopiformis Simpson, 1900
‘von Ihering’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 894. [nomen nudum]
‘von Ihering’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1312. [nomen nudum]
Type(s): NOMEN NUDUM MCZ_192369, Rio Camaquam, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.

Unio sebastanae Simpson, 1900
‘von Ihering’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 894. [nomen nudum]
‘von Ihering’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1312. [nomen nudum]

Diplodon charruanus lujanensis Ihering, 1907
Ihering, 1907, Ann. Mus. Nac. Buenos Aires 14: 468.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio charruana d’Orbigny, 1835)
Type(s): NOMEN NUDUM SMF_3918, Lujan bei Buenous Aires Arg. ob Pampas Stufe.

Diplodon (s.s.) perplexus Simpson, 1914
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1248.
Type(s): SYNTYPE USNM_150389, Maldonado, Uruguay.

Diplodon (s.s.) trivialis Simpson, 1914
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1250.
Type(s): SYNTYPE USNM_162409, Taboticabal [= Jaboticabal], Sao Paulo, Brazil.

Diplodon hidalgoi Haas, 1916
Haas, 1916, Trab. Mus. Nacion. Cienc. Nat., Madrid 25: 18, pl. 1, fig. 1.
Type(s): PARATYPE SMF_3917, Rio Miguelete, Uruguay.

Diplodon fortis Marshall, 1917
Marshall, 1917, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 53(2209): 382, pl. 52, figs. 1-4.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) USNM_270899, Rio Negro, Tacuarembo, Uruguay.

Diplodon trivialoides Marshall, 1922
Marshall, 1922, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 61(2437): 5, pl. 1, figs. 12, 14; pl. 2, figs. 3, 5; pl. 3, fig. 12.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) USNM_335770, Arroyo Bellaco, Dept. Paysandu, Uruguay.

Unio lepidioir Bonetto, 1964
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Bonetto, 1964, Physis 24(68): 327.
Bonetto, 1965, Anais Congr. Lat.-Amer. Zool. 2: 50.
Bonetto & Mansur, 1970, Acta Zool. Lilloana 27: 249.
Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 267.
(error for Unio lepidior Lea, 1870)

Rhipidodonta pacus Simone, 2006
‘Lea’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 267.
(error for Unio parcus Lea, 1866)

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