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

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species Castalia psammoica (d’Orbigny, 1835): synonymy
     89 specimens available.

Unio psammoica d’Orbigny, 1835
d’Orbigny, 1835, Mag. Zool. 5(61-62): 35.
d’Orbigny, 1846, Voyage dans l’Amérique Méridionale 5: 608, pl. 71, figs. 4-7.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_1854.12.4.849, Rio ParanĂ¡, Itaty, Prov. Corrientes, Argentina.

Unio damnoica Lea, 1852
‘D’Orb.’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 39.
‘D’Orb.’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 63.
(error for Unio psammoica d’Orbigny, 1835)

Castalia ovata Sowerby, 1869
‘d’Orbigny’ Sowerby, 1869, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 1, sp. 4.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE BMNH_1964402, Brazil.

Castalia psamoica Bonetto & Ezcurra, 1965
Bonetto & Ezcurra, 1965, unknown publication: 58.
(error for Unio psammoica d’Orbigny, 1835)

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