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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 | Pseudodontoideus

species Pseudodontoideus connasaugaensis (Lea, 1858): synonymy
     3 specimens available.

Anodonta hallenbeckii Lea, 1858
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 10: 139.
Lea, 1859, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 7]: 232 [50], pl. 32, fig. 112.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86428, Uphaupee Cr., Macon Co., Alabama.

Margaritana connasaugaensis Lea, 1858
Lea, 1858, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 10: 135.
Lea, 1859, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 7]: 229 [47], pl. 32, fig. 113.
(renamed Strophitus conasaugaensis Ortmann, 1923)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86277, Connasauga Cr., W. Georgia.

Margaritana alabamensis Lea, 1861
Lea, 1861, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 13: 41.
Lea, 1862, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5 [O. 8]: 104 [108], pl. 16, fig. 249.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86262, Talladega Cr., Alabama.

Unio connasaughensis Sowerby, 1868
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1868, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 88, sp. 474.
(error for Margaritana connasaugaensis Lea, 1858)

Margaritana connasaugensis Clessin, 1876
‘Lea’ Clessin, 1876, Conchyl. Cab.: 269, pl. 81, figs. 7-8.
(error for Margaritana connasaugaensis Lea, 1858)

Strophitus conasaugaensis Ortmann, 1923
Ortmann, 1923, Nautilus 36(4): 130, footnote.
(new name for Margaritana connasaugaensis Lea, 1858)

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