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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 | Velesunioninae | Velesunio

species Velesunio wilsonii (Lea, 1859): synonymy
     244 specimens available.

Unio wilsonii Lea, 1859
Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 11: 153.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 7]: 256, pl. 40, fig. 137.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_41817, N.S. Wales.

Unio wilsoniiLea (1859), Sowerby (1868), E.A. Smith (1881)
Margaron (Unio) wilsoniiLea (1870)
Diplodon (Hyridella s.s.) wilsoniiSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914)
Centralhyria wilsoniiIredale (1934), Iredale (1943)
Velesunio wilsoniiMcMichael (1956), McMichael & Hiscock (1958), Cotton (1961), Haas (1969), B.J. Smith (1992), Walker et al. (2001), Baker et al. (2003), Graf & Cummings (2007), Bogan (2010), Zieritz et al. (2013), Walker et al. (2014)

Unio (Alasmodon) stuarti Adams & Angas, 1863
Adams & Angas, 1863, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1863(27): 417.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1870-10-26-40, Lagoon near Mt. Margaret, Central Australia.

Unio (Alasmodon) stuartiAdams & Angas (1863)
Unio stuartiSowerby (1866), Sowerby (1867), E.A. Smith (1881), Tate (1887)
Anodon stuartiSowerby (1870)
Margaron (Unio) stuartiLea (1870)
Diplodon (Hyridella s.s.) wilsoniiSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914)
Centralhyria stuartiIredale (1934), Iredale (1943)
Velesunio wilsoniiMcMichael & Hiscock (1958), Haas (1969), B.J. Smith (1992)

Diplodon bednalli Frierson, 1908
‘Tate’ Frierson, 1908, Nautilus 21: 118.
(misidentified reference to Unio bednalli Tate, 1882)

Diplodon bednalliFrierson (1908)
Velesunio wilsoniiMcMichael & Hiscock (1958)

Centralhyria wilsonii caurina Iredale, 1934
Iredale, 1934, Austral. Zool. 8: 66, pl. 3, fig. 14; pl. 4, fig. 14.
Iredale, 1943, Austral. Zool. 10: 190.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio wilsonii Lea, 1859)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) AMS_42241, May River at Meda, Western Australia, Australia [-17.367, 124 ± 10 km].

Centralhyria wilsonii caurinaIredale (1934), Iredale (1943)
Velesunio wilsoniiMcMichael & Hiscock (1958), Haas (1969), B.J. Smith (1992)

Hyridella anodontaeformis R.I. Johnson, 1948
R.I. Johnson, 1948, Nautilus 62: 47.
(misidentified reference to Unio (Microdontia) anodontaeformis Tapparone Canefri, 1883)

Hyridella anodontaeformisR.I. Johnson (1948)
Velesunio wilsoniiMcMichael & Hiscock (1958)

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