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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 | Cristariina | Pletholophus

species Pletholophus tenuis (Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833): synonymy
     90 specimens available.

Unio tenuis Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833
Gray in Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833, [in] Cuvier, Animal Kingdom 12(38): pl. 24, fig. 2.
Gray in Griffith & Pidgeon, 1834, [in] Cuvier, Animal Kingdom 12(39-40): 595 [as ‘Anodon tenuis’], 601.

Unio magnificus Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833
Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833, [in] Cuvier, Animal Kingdom 12(38): pl. 24, fig. 2 [as ‘Unio tenuis’].
‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 57, sp. 289.
(misidentified reference to Symphynota magnifica Lea, 1834)

Symphynota discoidea Lea, 1834
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5 [O. 1]: 75 [187], pl. 11, fig. 33.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_86358, China.

Anodonta chinensis Küster, 1853
‘Philippi’ Küster, 1853, Conch. Cab. Anodonta: 51, pl. 12, fig. 3.

Unio swinhoei H. Adams, 1866
H. Adams, 1866, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1866: 319.
H. Adams, 1866, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1866: 446 [as ‘Anodonta’].
Type(s): SYNTYPES BMNH_78-1-28-200, Formosa.

Unio swinhoei Sowerby, 1866
‘Reeve’ Sowerby, 1866, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 42, sp. 232.
‘H. Adams’ Sowerby, 1870, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 27, sp. 108.
(reference to Unio swinhoei H. Adams, 1866)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1968653, Formosa.

Alasmodonta nicobarica Mörch, 1872
Fabricus, 1825, Catalogue: 65 [as Mytilus nicobaricus]. [nomen nudum]
‘Fabricius’ Mörch, 1872, J. de Conch. 20: 327.

Cristaria reiniana Martens, 1875
Martens, 1875, Jb. Dtsch. Malak. Ges. 2: 136, pl. 3, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE SMF_3667, Japan.

Anodonta gruneriana Clessin, 1876
Clessin, 1876, Conchyl. Cab.: 172, pl. 56, figs. 3-4.

Dipsas parvulus Heude, 1878
Heude, 1878, Conch. Fluv. Nanking (4): pl. 32, fig. 65 [64 on plate].

Dipsas gentilianus Heude, 1881
Heude, 1881, Conch. Fluv. Nanking (7): pl. 53, fig. 98.

Cristaria inangulata Haas, 1910
Haas, 1910, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 6: 499.
Type(s): TYPE SMF_3665, Tonkin.

Cristaria discoidea sautteri Haas, 1910
Haas, 1910, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 6: 499.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Symphynota discoidea Lea, 1834)
Type(s): TYPE SMF_3668, Candidins See, Formosa.

Cristaria discoidea sauteri Habe, 1977
‘Haas’ Habe, 1977, Mollusc. Japan: 117.
(error for Cristaria discoidea sautteri Haas, 1910)

Cristaria discoides Hu, 2005
Hu, 2005, Chinese J. Zool. 40: [4], table 1.
(error for Symphynota discoidea Lea, 1834)

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