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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

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species Ptychorhynchus pfisteri (Heude, 1874): synonymy
     5 specimens available.

Unio pfisteri Heude, 1874
Heude, 1874, J. de Conch. 22: 112.
Heude, 1875, Conch. Fluv. Nanking (1): pl. 1, fig. 1.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_3396, Riviere de Nanking, Chine Central.

Unio pfisteri var. insperatus Heude, 1877
Heude, 1877, Conch. Fluv. Nanking (2): pl. 14, fig. 28.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio pfisteri Heude, 1874)
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_3426, Chine.

Unio mediastinus Heude, 1883
Heude, 1883, Conch. Fluv. Nanking (8): pl. 63, fig. 123.

Ptychorhynchus pfisteri var. inspiratus Simpson, 1900
‘Heude’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 851.
‘Heude’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1145.
(error for Unio pfisteri var. insperatus Heude, 1877)

Unio pfisteri inseparatus IUCN, 2012
‘Heude’ IUCN, 2012, IUCN Red List: [web].
(error for Unio pfisteri var. insperatus Heude, 1877)

Ptychorhynchus ptisteri Sano et al., 2017
Sano et al., 2017, J. Wat. Res. Prot. 9: 498.
Wang et al., 2018, Conserv. Genet. Resour. early online: [4].
(error for Unio pfisteri Heude, 1874)

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