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Wed 11 Sep 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 | Etherioidea | Mycetopodidae | Monocondylaeinae | Monocondylaea

species Monocondylaea paraguayana (d’Orbigny, 1835): synonymy
     82 specimens available.

Unio (Monocondylaea) paraguayana d’Orbigny, 1835
d’Orbigny, 1835, Mag. Zool. 5(61-62): 37.
d’Orbigny, 1846, Voyage dans l’Amérique Méridionale 5: 612, pl. 70, figs. 5-7.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1854-9-4-13, Rio Paraná, Prov. Corrientes, Argentina.

Unio (Monocondylaea) reticulata Moricand, 1858
Moricand, 1858, Rev. Mag. Zool. 10: 454, pl. 15, fig. 2.
Type(s): SYNTYPE SMF_4346, Ob. Amazonas.

Alasmidonta schomburgki Sowerby, 1868
‘Hanley MS’ Sowerby, 1868, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 86, sp. 458.
(intro'd as syn of Unio (Monocondylaea) reticulata Moricand, 1858)

Plagiodon rotundatus Mousson, 1869
Mousson, 1869, Malak. Blatt. 16: 187.
Pfeiffer, 1876, Novit. Conch. 4: 139, pl. 131, figs. 8-9.

Monocondylaea orbignyana Doello-Jurado, 1917
Doello-Jurado, 1917, Physis 3: 260.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0276, Rio Parana, Prov. Entre Rios, Argentina.

Monocondylaea obesa Ortmann, 1921
Ortmann, 1921, Mem. Carnegie Mus. 8: 583, pl. 40, figs. 4-6.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE CM_61.5850, Rio Tapajós, Santarem, Pará, Brazil.

Monocondylaea orbignyi Bonetto & et al., 1950
Bonetto & et al., 1950, Dep. Gal. Ind. Com. Abestec., Divis. Caza Pesca y Piscicultura., Minist. Hacienda Econ., Impr. Provincia, Santa Fe: 56.
(error for Monocondylaea orbignyana Doello-Jurado, 1917)

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