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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 | Hyrioidea | Hyriidae | Hyriinae | Castaliini | Castalia

species Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819: synonymy
     418 specimens available.

Prisodon trigonum Schumacher, 1816
Schumacher, 1816, Overs. Dansk. Vid. Selsk. Forhandl. Kjobehhaven 1816: 7. [nomen nudum]

Prisodon truncatus Schumacher, 1817
Schumacher, 1817, Essai. Nouv. Syst.: 139.

Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819
Lamarck, 1819, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 6: 67, sp. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN-IM-2000-27235, Amérique du Sud.

Unio ambiguus Sowerby & Sowerby, 1823
‘Lamarck’ Sowerby & Sowerby, 1823, Genera of Shells: fig. d.
(reference to Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819)

Unio pectinatus Spix & Wagner, 1827
Spix & Wagner, 1827, Test. Fluv. Brasil.: 32, pl. 25, fig. 3-4.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN-IM 2000-1785, Brazil [described from “Habitat in flumine S. Francisci in Provincia Minarum” [= Minas Gerais].

Unio pectinatus Spix & Wagner, 1827
Spix & Wagner, 1827, Test. Fluv. Brasil.: 32, pl. 25, fig. 3. [in part]
(reference to Unio pectinatus Spix & Wagner, 1827)

Castalia ambigua Wood, 1828
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 3 [as ‘Mya ambigua’].
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 30, pl. 1, fig. 9.
Wood & Hanley, 1856, Index Testac.: 200, pl. 1, fig. 9.
(reference to Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819)

Castalia quadrilatera d’Orbigny, 1835
d’Orbigny, 1835, Mag. Zool. 5(61-62): 42.
Type(s): SYNTYPE SMF_4344, Rio San Miguel, Guarayos, Bolivia.

Castalia ambigua Sowerby, 1839
‘Lamarck’ Sowerby, 1839, Conch. Man.: fig. 140.
(reference to Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819)

Castalia acuticosta Hupé, 1857
Hupé, 1857, [in] Castelnau, Amim. Nouv. Rares d’Amer. Sud: 77, pl. 14, fig. 3.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0162, Rio Mondego, (Bresil).

Castalia retusa Hupé, 1857
Hupé, 1857, [in] Castelnau, Amim. Nouv. Rares d’Amer. Sud: 75, pl. 14, fig. 2.
Type(s): POSSIBLE SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0294, Guyane.

Castalia turgida Hupé, 1857
Hupé, 1857, [in] Castelnau, Amim. Nouv. Rares d’Amer. Sud: 76, pl. 14, fig. 1.

Unio ambiguus Küster, 1861
‘Lamarck’ Küster, 1861, Conchyl. Cab. 9(2): 165, pl. 48, fig. 1.
(reference to Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819)

Castalia acuticostata Sowerby, 1869
‘Hupé’ Sowerby, 1869, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 3, sp. 12.
(error for Castalia acuticosta Hupé, 1857)

Castalia ambigua Sowerby, 1869
‘Lamarck’ Sowerby, 1869, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 1, sp. 1, figs. 1a-c.
(reference to Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819)

Castalia carolinensis Sowerby, 1869
Sowerby, 1869, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 2, sp. 6.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1841-4-6-149, South Carolina.

Castalia hanleyana Sowerby, 1869
Sowerby, 1869, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 1, sp. 5.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1900-3-19-5, Hab._?

Castalia lateriquadrata Sowerby, 1869
‘d’Orbigny’ Sowerby, 1869, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 2, sp. 10.
(error for Castalia quadrilatera d’Orbigny, 1835)

Castalia latiquadrata Sowerby, 1869
‘d’Orbigny’ Sowerby, 1869, Conch. Icon. 17: index.
(error for Castalia lateriquadrata Sowerby, 1869)

Castalia cordata Strobel, 1874
Strobel, 1874, Bibliotheca Malacologica 4: 75.
(misidentified reference to Castalia cordata Swainson, 1840)

Castalia ambigua Ihering, 1890
‘Lamarck’ Ihering, 1890, Arch. Naturg. 56(1): 162.
(reference to Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819)

Castalia ambigua var. kusteri Ihering, 1893
Ihering, 1893, Arch. Naturg. 59(1): 89 [as ‘küsteri’].
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Castalia ambigua Lamarck, 1819)

Tetraplodon baro Ihering, 1910
Ihering, 1910, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges. 32: 127.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE SMF_3789, Amazonas.

Tetraplodon juruanus Ihering, 1910
Ihering, 1904, Rev. Mus. Paul. 6: 460 [as ‘T. ambiguus’].
Ihering, 1910, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges. 32: 126.
Type(s): TYPE SMF_3790, Rio Juruá, Brasilien.

Chevronais colombiana Olsson & Wurtz, 1951
Olsson & Wurtz, 1951, Notulae Naturae (239): 6, text fig. 3-6.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) ANSP_187181, Rio Caqueta, above Tres Esquinas, Colombia.

Castalia lateriiquadrata Haas, 1969
‘Sowerby’ Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich 88: 535.
(error for Castalia lateriquadrata Sowerby, 1869)

Castalia acuaticosta Ramírez et al., 2003
‘Hupe’ Ramírez et al., 2003, Rev. Biol. Trop. 51: 273.
(error for Castalia acuticosta Hupé, 1857)

Castalia cuadrilatera Ramírez et al., 2003
‘d’Orbigny’ Ramírez et al., 2003, Rev. Biol. Trop. 51: 273.
(error for Castalia quadrilatera d’Orbigny, 1835)

Castalia lateriquacrata Simone, 2006
‘auctt.’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 252.
(error for Castalia lateriquadrata Sowerby, 1869)

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