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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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species Diplodon paulista (Ihering, 1893): synonymy
     34 specimens available.

Margarita (Unio) modestus Lea, 1836
‘Fer.’ Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 32. [nomen nudum]
‘Fer.’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 33. [nomen nudum]
‘Fer.’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 54. [nomen nudum]

Unio paulista Ihering, 1893
Ihering, 1893, Arch. Naturg. 59(1): 93, pl. 4, fig. 7.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE SMF_3872, Piracicaba, Geb. d Rio Tiete, St. Sao Paulo, Bras.

Diplodon (s.s.) leai Simpson, 1900
‘Fer.’ Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 32 [as ‘Margarita (Unio) modestus’]. [nomen nudum]
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 876, footnote.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1241.
Type(s): SYNTYPE USNM_85725, Brazil.

Diplodon (s.s.) semigranosus Simpson, 1914
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1252.
Type(s): SYNTYPE USNM_128790, Rio Tiete, near Ponte Grande, Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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