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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 | Veneroida | Donacidae | Galatea

species Galatea paradoxa (Born, 1780): synonymy

Venus paradoxa Born, 1780
Born, 1780, Index Mus. Caes. Vind.: 53.

Venus hermaphrodita Gmelin, 1791
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: pl. 32, fig. 336.
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3278.

Venus meretrix Gmelin, 1791
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3273, var. B.
(misidentified reference to Venus meretrix Linnaeus, 1758)

Venus reclusa Gmelin, 1791
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 326, pl. 31, figs. 327-329. [non-binomial]
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3278.

Venus subviridis Gmelin, 1791
Lister, 1685, Conch.: pl. 158, fig. 13. [non-binomial]
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3280.

Venus meretrix var. beta Gmelin, 1791
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3273.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Venus meretrix Linnaeus, 1758)

Venus fluminea Röding, 1798
Röding, 1798, unknown publication: ??.

Galathea radiata Lamarck, 1804
Lamarck, 1804, Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. 5: 433, pl. 28.
Lamarck, 1818, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 5: 555’ [2nd page 555].

Donax variegata Perry, 1811
Perry, 1811, unknown publication: pl. 58, fig. 1.

Galatea lubakii Bernardi, 1860
‘Bernardi’ of Authors.
Bernardi, 1860, Monogr. Galatea et Fischeria: pl. 1, figs. 5-6.
Sowerby, 1868, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 6, sp. 13.
Huber, 2010, Compendium of Bivalves: 692.
(error for Galatea lubackii Bernardi, 1860)

Galatea heukelomii Bernardi, 1860
Bernardi, 1860, Monogr. Galatea et Fischeria: 30, pl. 6, figs. 3-4; pl. 9, fig. 2.

Galatea kochii Bernardi, 1860
Bernardi, 1860, Monogr. Galatea et Fischeria: 22, pl. 4, figs. 5-8; pl. 9, figs. 6-7.

Galatea lubackii Bernardi, 1860
Bernardi, 1860, Monogr. Galatea et Fischeria: 24, pl. 1, figs. 5-6; pl. 8, fig. 4.

Galatea kochii var. unicolor Bernardi, 1860
Bernardi, 1860, Monogr. Galatea et Fischeria: 23, pl. 4, figs. 3-4.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Galatea kochii Bernardi, 1860; homonym of Galatea radiata var. unicolor Bernardi, 1860)

Galatea radiata var. multiradiata Bernardi, 1860
Bernardi, 1860, Monogr. Galatea et Fischeria: 19, pl. 7, fig. 4-5.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Galathea radiata Lamarck, 1804)

Galatea radiata var. olivacea Bernardi, 1860
Bernardi, 1860, Monogr. Galatea et Fischeria: 19, pl. 7, figs. 2-3.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Galathea radiata Lamarck, 1804)

Galatea radiata var. unicolor Bernardi, 1860
Bernardi, 1860, Monogr. Galatea et Fischeria: 19.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Galathea radiata Lamarck, 1804)

Galatea truncata Dunker, 1867
Dunker, 1867, unknown publication: 206, pl. 3, figs. 1-3.

Galatea biangulata Sowerby, 1868
Sowerby, 1868, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 5, fig. 12.

Galateia aguiarii Brito Capello, 1878
Brito Capello, 1878, unknown publication: 11.

Galateia pseudoradiata Brito Capello, 1878
Brito Capello, 1878, unknown publication: 10.

Galatea radiata var. purpurea Germain, 1918
Germain, 1918, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 24(2): 131.

Egeria kockii IUCN, 2010
‘Bernardi’ IUCN, 2010, IUCN Red List: [web].

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