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Tue 06 Aug 2019

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 | Rectidentinae | Rectidentini | Ctenodesma

species Ctenodesma borneensis (Issel, 1874): synonymy
     13 specimens available.

Unio plicatulus Lea, 1859
Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 11: 152.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 7]: 247, pl. 37, fig. 126.
(homonym of Unio plicatulus Küster, 1856; renamed Unio borneensis Issel, 1874; renamed Unio pensitatus Fischer & Crosse, 1894)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965156, locality data from Issel “Nord-Est di Borneo; nelle vicinanze della costa presso Mampawa; nel lago Donau Siriang (v. Martens).”.

Unio borneensis Issel, 1874
Issel, 1874, Ann. Mus. Storia Nat. Genova 6: 113.
(new name for Unio plicatulus Lea, 1859)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965156, locality data from Issel “Nord-Est di Borneo; nelle vicinanze della costa presso Mampawa; nel lago Donau Siriang (v. Martens).”.

Unio pensitatus Fischer & Crosse, 1894
Fischer & Crosse, 1894, Miss. Sci. Mexique, Rech. Zool. 2(15): 599.
(new name for Unio plicatulus Lea, 1859)

Unio penisatus Simpson, 1900
‘Crosse & Fischer’ of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 853.
Haas, 1912, Conch. Cab. 9 (pt. 2, h. 46): 135.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1155.
(error for Unio pensitatus Fischer & Crosse, 1894)

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