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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 | Unioninae | Anodontini | Alasmidontina | Pyganodon

species Pyganodon grandis (Say, 1829): synonymy
     53 specimens available.

Anodonta grandis Say, 1829
Say, 1829, New Harm. Dissem. 2(22): 341, sp. 3.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 139.
Type(s): NEOTYPE SMF_4300, Ohio, U.S.A.

Anodonta lugubris Say, 1829
Say, 1829, New Harm. Dissem. 2(22): 340, sp. 2.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 138.

Anodonta inflata Rafinesque, 1831
Rafinesque, 1831, Continuation: 6.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 81.

Anodonta inflata var. fuscata Rafinesque, 1831
Rafinesque, 1831, Continuation: 6.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 82.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Anodonta inflata Rafinesque, 1831)

Anodonta inflata var. viridis Rafinesque, 1831
Rafinesque, 1831, Continuation: 6.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 82.
(homonym of Anodonta (Lastena) ohiensis var. viridis Rafinesque, 1820; intro'd as intra-sp. of Anodonta inflata Rafinesque, 1831)

Anodonta inflata var. zonalis Rafinesque, 1831
Rafinesque, 1831, Continuation: 6.
Rafinesque, 1864, [in] Binney & Tryon, reprint: 82.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Anodonta inflata Rafinesque, 1831)

Anodonta corpulenta Cooper, 1834
Cooper, 1834, Narr. Exped. Upper Miss., Appendix: 154.
Type(s): UNKNOWN USNM_86677, [no locality available - North America].

Anodonta declivis Conrad, 1834
Conrad, 1834, Amer. J. Sci. 25(2): 341, pl. 1, fig. 11.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 263.

Anodonta palna Lea, 1834
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5 [O. 1]: 48.
(incorrect original spelling of Anodonta plana Lea, 1834)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86626, Bear Grass Creek, near Louisville, Ky.

Anodonta plana Lea, 1834
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5 [O. 1]: 48 [as ‘palna’], pl. 7, fig. 18.
(correct name for Anodonta palna Lea, 1834)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86626, Bear Grass Creek, near Louisville, Ky.

Anodonta stewartiana Lea, 1834
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5 [O. 1]: 47 [159], pl. 6, fig. 17.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86664, Bayou Teche, Louisiana.

Symphynota benedictensis Lea, 1834
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5 [O. 1]: 104, pl. 16, fig. 48.
(renamed Margaron (Anodonta) benedictii Lea, 1870)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86381, Lake Champlain, Vermont.

Anodonta inflata Lea, 1836
‘Major Le Conte’s Cabinet’ Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 52. [nomen nudum]
‘Major Le Conte’s Cabinet’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 51. [nomen nudum]

Anodonta decora Lea, 1838
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 52. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 6 [O. 2]: 64, pl. 20, fig. 63.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86633, canal, near Cincinnati, Ohio.

Anodonta gigantea Lea, 1838
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 52. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 6 [O. 2]: 1 [1], pl. 1, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) USNM_86659, Port Gibson, Mississippi.

Anodonta ovata Lea, 1838
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 52. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 6 [O. 2]: 2, pl. 2, fig. 2.
(homonym of Unio ovata Stark, 1828)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86615, Marietta, Ohio.

Anodonta pepinianus Lea, 1838
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 6 [O. 2]: 96, pl. 16, fig. 51.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86440, Lake Pepin, Ohio.

Anodonta salmonia Lea, 1838
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 51. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 6 [O. 2]: 45, pl. 14, fig. 41.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86540, Poland, Ohio.

Anodonta footiana Lea, 1840
Lea, 1840, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 1: 289.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 225 [63], pl. 20, fig. 44.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86468, Fort Winnebago.

Anodonta harpethensis Lea, 1840
Lea, 1840, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 1: 289.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 224 [62], pl. 19, fig. 42.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86657, Harpeth R., Tenn.

Anodonta maryattana Lea, 1840
Lea, 1840, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 1: 289 [as ‘maryattiana’].
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 226, pl. 20, fig. 45.
(correct name for Anodonta maryattiana Lea, 1840)

Anodonta maryattiana Lea, 1840
Lea, 1840, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 1: 289.
(incorrect original spelling of Anodonta maryattana Lea, 1840)

Anodonta globosa Lea, 1841
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 52. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1841, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 2: 31.
Lea, 1842, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 8 [O. 3]: 241 [79], pl. 24, fig. 56.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86701, Concha Lake, 20 leagues S Vera Cruz near Tlocatalpan, Mexico.

Anodonta nilssonii Küster, 1842
Küster, 1842, Conch. Cab. Anodonta 9: 61, pl. 17, figs. 3-4. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Anodonta nilssonii Küster, 1842)

Anodonta sulcata Küster, 1842
‘Lamarck’ Küster, 1842, Conch. Cab. Anodonta 9: 62, pl. 18, fig. 1.
(misidentified reference to Anodonta sulcata Lamarck, 1819)

Anodon (Pseudodon) stewartii Gould, 1844
Gould, 1844, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 1: 161.
(error for Anodonta stewartiana Lea, 1834)

Anodonta cultrata Lea, 1852
‘Gould’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 47.
(intro'd as syn of Anodonta cultrata Lea, 1852)

Anodonta linnaeana Lea, 1852
Lea, 1852, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 10 [O. 5]: 289 [45], pl. 27, fig. 51 [as ‘linnæana’].
(correct name for Anodonta linnaena Lea, 1852)
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE USNM_86702, Lake Concordia, Louisiana.

Anodonta linnaena Lea, 1852
Lea, 1852, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 10 [O. 5]: 289 [45] [as ‘linnæna’].
(incorrect original spelling of Anodonta linnaeana Lea, 1852)

Anodonta opaca Lea, 1852
Lea, 1852, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 10 [O. 5]: 285, pl. 25, fig. 46.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_128835, New Orleans.

Anodonta virens Lea, 1852
Lea, 1852, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 10 [O. 5]: 290 [46], pl. 28, fgi. 53.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86666, Red R., Alexandria, Louisiana.

Anodonta harpenthis Conrad, 1853
‘Lea’ Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 264.
(error for Anodonta harpethensis Lea, 1840)

Anodonta linneana Conrad, 1853
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 264.
Hanley, 1856, Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells, Suppl.: 387.
Sowerby, 1870, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 35, sp. 144.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 646.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 431.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 14.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich 88: 364.
Parmalee & Bogan, 1998, The Freshwater Mussels of Tennessee: 206.
Watters et al., 2009, Freshw. Mussels OH: 260.
(error for Anodonta linnaeana Lea, 1852)

Anodonta marryattana Conrad, 1853
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 264.
Sowerby, 1870, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 28, sp. 111.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 642.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 422.
F.C. Baker, 1928, Bull. Wisconsin Geol. Nat. Hist. Survey 70(2): 157.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich 88: 365.
(error for Anodonta maryattana Lea, 1840)

Anodonta lewisii Lea, 1857
Lea, 1857, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 9: 84.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 8]: 362 [44], pl. 62, fig. 187.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86595, Mohawk, N.Y.

Anodonta danielsii Lea, 1858
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 10: 139.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 8]: 365 [47], pl. 63, fig. 190.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86426, Topeka, Kas.

Anodonta gesnerii Lea, 1858
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 10: 139.
Lea, 1859, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 7]: 231 [49], pl. 31, fig. 109.
Type(s): TYPE USNM_86427, Uphaupee Cr., ..., Ala.

Anodonta texasensis Lea, 1859
Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 11: 113.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 8]: 366 [48], pl. 63, fig. 191.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86680, Texas.

Anodonta fluviatilis Lapham, 1860
Lapham, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 12: 156.
(misidentified reference to Anodonta fluviatilis Bosc, 1801)

Anodonta kennicottii Lea, 1861
Lea, 1861, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 13: 56.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5 [O. 9]: 214 [36], pl. 33, fig. 283.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86442, N End of Lake Winnipeg.

Anodonta simpsoniana Lea, 1861
Lea, 1861, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 13: 56.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5 [O. 9]: 212 [34], pl. 32, fig. 281.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86434, Fort Rae, Gt. Slave Lake.

Anodonta leonensis Lea, 1862
Lea, 1862, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 14: 169.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 11]: 25 [29], pl. 9, fig. 24.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_87806, Leon, Texas.

Anodonta bealei Lea, 1863
Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 15: 194.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 11]: 26 [30], pl. 9, fig. 25.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86690, Leon Co., Texas.

Anodonta dallasiana Lea, 1863
Lea, 1863, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 15: 190.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 11]: 29 [33], pl. 11, fig. 28.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86443, Mo. of Saskatchewan R., L. Winnipeg.

Anodon imbricata J.G. Anthony, 1865
J.G. Anthony, 1865, Amer. J. Conch. 1(2): 159, pl. 14, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MCZ_161861, Camp Lake, Michigan.

Anodon micans J.G. Anthony, 1865
J.G. Anthony, 1865, Amer. J. Conch. 1(2): 162, pl. 16, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MCZ_187290, Boundary Survey - Texas.

Anodon opalina J.G. Anthony, 1865
J.G. Anthony, 1865, Amer. J. Conch. 1(2): 159, pl. 14, fig. 2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MCZ_150633, Shears Lake, Michigan.

Anodon subangulata J.G. Anthony, 1865
J.G. Anthony, 1865, Amer. J. Conch. 1(2): 158, pl. 13, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MCZ_150645, Michigan.

Anodon subinflata J.G. Anthony, 1865
J.G. Anthony, 1865, Amer. J. Conch. 1(2): 160, pl. 15, fig. 1 [as ‘sub-inflata’].
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MCZ_161863, [Shears Lake, Kent Co.], Michigan.

Anodon inornata J.G. Anthony, 1866
J.G. Anthony, 1866, Amer. J. Conch. 2(2): 145, pl. 7, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MCZ_161867, Slawsons Lake, Michigan.

Anodon mcnielii J.G. Anthony, 1866
J.G. Anthony, 1866, Amer. J. Conch. 2(2): 144, pl. 6, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MCZ_150644, Sand Lake, Michigan.

Anodon subgibbosa J.G. Anthony, 1866
J.G. Anthony, 1866, Amer. J. Conch. 2(2): 144, pl. 6, fig. 2.

Anodon edentulus Sowerby, 1867
‘Lea, MS’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 17, sp. 60.
(misidentified reference to Alasmodonta edentula Say, 1829)

Anodon nopalatensis Sowerby, 1867
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 16, sp. 58.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965189, Rio Nopalata, Mexico.

Anodonta salmonea Sowerby, 1867
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 19, sp. 74.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 15.
F.C. Baker, 1928, Bull. Wisconsin Geol. Nat. Hist. Survey 70(2): 155.
(error for Anodonta salmonia Lea, 1838)

Anodonta corpulentoides Lea, 1868
Lea, 1868, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 20: 164.

Anodonta grandioides Lea, 1868
Lea, 1868, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 20: 164.

Anodon ovata Sowerby, 1869
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1869, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 22, sp. 85.
(reference to Anodonta ovata Lea, 1838)

Margaron (Anodonta) benedictii Lea, 1870
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 75.
(new name for Symphynota benedictensis Lea, 1834)

Margaron (Anodonta) marryatana Lea, 1870
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 82.
‘Lea’ Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 15.
(error for Anodonta maryattana Lea, 1840)

Margaron (Anodonta) napolatensis Lea, 1870
‘Sow.’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 81.
(error for Anodon nopalatensis Sowerby, 1867)

Margaron (Anodonta) subglobosa Lea, 1870
‘Anth.’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 81.
(error for Anodon subgibbosa J.G. Anthony, 1866)

Anodonta pepiniana Clessin, 1874
‘Lea’ Clessin, 1874, Conchyl. Cab.: 158, pl. 53, figs. 1-2.
(reference to Anodonta pepinianus Lea, 1838)

Anodonta hockingensis Call, 1880
‘Moores MSS’ Call, 1880, Amer. Natural. 14: 530.
(intro'd as syn of Anodonta grandis Say, 1829)

Anodonta somersii Call, 1880
‘Moores MSS’ Call, 1880, Amer. Natural. 14: 530.
(intro'd as syn of Anodonta grandis Say, 1829)

Anodonta houghtonensis DeCamp, 1881
Currier, 1867, Amer. J. Conch. 3(2): 14, pl. 1, fig. 2.
Currier in DeCamp, 1881, Misc. Publ. Kent Sci. Inst. (5): 14, pl. 1, fig. 2.

Anodonta grijalvae Morelet, 1884
Morelet, 1884, J. de Conch. 32: 123.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_1893-2-4-2009, Rio dos Idolos, un des bras du fleuve Grijalva, Tabasco [Mexico].

Anodonta tabascensis Morelet, 1884
Morelet, 1884, J. de Conch. 32: 124.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-2006, Tabasco, Mexico.

Anodonta gessneri Paetel, 1890
‘Lea’ Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 179.
(error for Anodonta gesnerii Lea, 1858)

Anodonta grijoloae Paetel, 1890
‘Morl.’ Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 180.
(error for Anodonta grijalvae Morelet, 1884)

Anodonta bealii Singley, 1893
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Singley, 1893, Geol. Surv. Texas (1892): 316.
R.I. Johnson, 1980, Bull. MCZ 149(2): 92.
(error for Anodonta bealei Lea, 1863)

Anodonta tabascoensis Simpson, 1900
‘Morelet’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 646.
(error for Anodonta tabascensis Morelet, 1884)

Anodonta implicata Chadwick, 1906
‘Say’ Chadwick, 1906, unknown publication: 94.
(misidentified reference to Anodonta implicata Say, 1829)

Anodonta dakota Frierson, 1910
Frierson, 1910, Nautilus 23(9): 113, pl. 10.
Type(s): TYPE UMMZ_104010, Clear Lake, Ulvers Pt., Deuel Co., South Dakota.

Anodonta dakotana Utterback, 1915
‘Frierson’ Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(6): 265, pl. 24, figs. 77a-b.

Anodonta grandis grijvalvae Haas, 1929
‘Morelet’ Haas, 1929, Senckenbergiana 11: 319.
(error for Anodonta grijalvae Morelet, 1884)

Pyganodon simpsonaia Cyr et al., 2007
‘Lea’ Cyr et al., 2007, Can. J. Zool. 85: 1217.
(error for Anodonta simpsoniana Lea, 1861)

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