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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 | Veneroida | Sphaeriidae | Sphaeriinae | Sphaerium

species Sphaerium transversum (Say, 1829): synonymy
     1 specimen available.

Cyclas transversa Say, 1829
Say, 1829, New Harm. Dissem. 2(23): 356.

Cyclas detruncata Prime, 1852
Prime, 1852, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 4: 155.
Prime, 1853, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 4: 273.

Cyclas gracilis Prime, 1852
Prime, 1852, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 4: 156.
Prime, 1853, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 4: 274.

Cyclas constricta Prime, 1853
‘Anthony’ Prime, 1853, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 4: 274.

Sphaerium pallidum Gray, 1856
Gray, 1856, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 17: 465.

Sphaerium contractum Prime, 1865
Prime, 1865, Smithsonian Misc. Coll. (145): 48, fig. 46.

Musculium transversum form decisum Sterki, 1916
Sterki, 1916, Ann. Carnegie Mus. 10(3/4): ??.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyclas transversa Say, 1829)

Sphaerium pallidium Herrington, 1962
‘Gray’ Herrington, 1962, MPUMMZ (118): 29.
(error for Sphaerium pallidum Gray, 1856)

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