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Wed 05 Jun 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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species Sphaerium simile (Say, 1817): synonymy

Cyclas similis Say, 1817
Say, 1817, Nich. Encyc. 2: pl. 1, fig. 9.

Cyclas sarratogea Lamarck, 1818
Lamarck, 1818, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 5: 560.

Cyclas sulcata Lamarck, 1818
Lamarck, 1818, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 5: 560.

Cyclas (Amesoda) lasmampsis Rafinesque, 1820
Rafinesque, 1820, Ann. Gén. Sci. Phys. 5 (13): 319.

Cyclas lasmanpsis Lamarck, 1835
Lamarck, 1835, unknown publication: ??.
‘Rafinesque’ Ferussac, 1835, Mag. Zool. 5: 29.
(error for Cyclas (Amesoda) lasmampsis Rafinesque, 1820)

Cyclas sarratoga Hanley, 1843
‘Lamarck’ Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 90.
(error for Cyclas sarratogea Lamarck, 1818)

Cyclas solida DeKay, 1843
DeKay, 1843, Zool. New York 5: 229, pl. 25, fig. 265.

Cyclas gigantea Prime, 1852
Prime, 1852, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 4: 157.
Prime, 1853, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 4: 282.

Cyclas ponderosa Prime, 1852
Prime, 1852, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 4: 157.
Prime, 1853, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 4: 282.

Cyclas saratogea Prime, 1865
‘Lamarck’ Prime, 1865, Smithsonian Misc. Coll. (145): 34.
(error for Cyclas sarratogea Lamarck, 1818)

Cyclas elliptica Prime, 1870
‘Férussac’ Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch. 5: ??. [nomen nudum]

Sphaerium crassum Sterki, 1901
Sterki, 1901, Nautilus 14(12): 140.

Sphaerium lineatum Sterki, 1910
Sterki, 1910, Nautilus 23(11): ??.

Sphaerium sulcatum var. albescens Sterki, 1916
Sterki, 1916, Ann. Carnegie Mus. 10(3/4): ??.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyclas sulcata Lamarck, 1818)

Sphaerium sulcatum var. insigne Sterki, 1916
Sterki, 1916, Ann. Carnegie Mus. 10(3/4): ??.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyclas sulcata Lamarck, 1818)

Sphaerium sulcatum var. planatum Sterki, 1916
Sterki, 1916, Ann. Carnegie Mus. 10(3/4): 432.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyclas sulcata Lamarck, 1818)

Sphaerium fallax Sterki, 1930
Sterki, 1930, Nautilus 43(3): ??. [MS]

Sphaerium sulcatum dakotense Sterki, 1930
Sterki, 1930, Nautilus 43(3): ??.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyclas sulcata Lamarck, 1818)

Sphaerium sulcatum decisum Brooks & Herrington, 1944
‘Sterki’ Brooks & Herrington, 1944, Nautilus 57(3): ??. [nomen nudum]
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyclas sulcata Lamarck, 1818)

Sphaerium sulcatum obscurum Brooks & Herrington, 1944
‘Sterki’ Brooks & Herrington, 1944, Nautilus 57(3): ??. [nomen nudum]
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyclas sulcata Lamarck, 1818)

Sphaerium sulcatum sculptum Brooks & Herrington, 1944
‘Sterki’ Brooks & Herrington, 1944, Nautilus 57(3): ??. [nomen nudum]
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyclas sulcata Lamarck, 1818)

Cyclas similas Burch, 1975
‘Say’ Burch, 1975, Freshw. Sphaer. North Amer.: 48.
(error for Cyclas similis Say, 1817)

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