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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 | Gonideinae | Gonideini | Ptychorhynchus

species Ptychorhynchus murinum (Heude, 1883): synonymy
     7 specimens available.

Unio compressus Heude, 1877
Heude, 1877, Conch. Fluv. Nanking (3): pl. 24, fig. 52.
(homonym of Unio compressus Sowerby, 1829; renamed Unio douglasiae subpressus Heude, 1885; renamed Ptychorhynchus incertus Simpson, 1900)
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_3388, Ngan Noue, Chine.

Unio modestus Heude, 1877
Heude, 1877, Conch. Fluv. Nanking (2): pl. 14, fig. 29.
(homonym of Unio modestus Küster, 1856; renamed Unio simpularius Heude, 1884)
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_3391, Ngan Noue, Chine.

Unio apicellatus Heude, 1883
Heude, 1883, Conch. Fluv. Nanking (8): pl. 63, fig. 126.

Unio murinus Heude, 1883
Heude, 1883, Conch. Fluv. Nanking (8): pl. 62, fig. 121.

Unio simpularius Heude, 1884
Heude, 1884, J. de Conch. 32: 20.
(new name for Unio modestus Heude, 1877)

Unio douglasiae subpressus Heude, 1885
Heude, 1885, Conch. Fluv. Nanking (9): pl. 65-65bis.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio douglasiae Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833; new name for Unio compressus Heude, 1877)

Unio morinus Paetel, 1890
‘Heude’ Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 160.
(error for Unio murinus Heude, 1883)

Parreysia simpularis Simpson, 1900
‘Heude’ of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 845.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1122.
Haas, 1924, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges. 38: 159.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich 88: 106.
He & Zhuang, 2013, Freshwater Bivalves China: 95.
(error for Unio simpularius Heude, 1884)

Ptychorhynchus incertus Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 851.
(new name for Unio compressus Heude, 1877)

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