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Tue 08 Oct 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 | Cyrenoidea | Cyrenidae | Geloina

species Geloina bengalensis (Lamarck, 1818): synonymy
     1 specimen available.

Cyrena bengalensis Lamarck, 1818
Lamarck, 1818, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 5: 554’ [2nd page 554].

Cyrena sumatrensis Sowerby, 1821
Sowerby, 1821, Genera of Shells 1: 24, pl. 65.

Cyrena turgida Lea, 1834
Lea, 1834, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 5 [O. 1]: 109, pl. 17, fig. 51.

Cyrena zeylanica Mousson, 1849
Mousson, 1849, Land-Süßw.-Moll. Java: 89, pl. 13.
(misidentified reference to Cyclas zeylanica Lamarck, 1806)

Cyrena (Corneocyclas) galatheae Mörch, 1850
Mörch, 1850, Cat. Conch. Kierulf: 32, pl. 2.

Cyrena eximia Dunker, 1852
Dunker, 1852, Z. Malak. 9: 51.

Cyrena decipiens Deshayes, 1854
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 17, sp. 18.

Cyrena fallax Deshayes, 1854
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 15, sp. 10.

Cyrena impressa Deshayes, 1854
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 18, sp. 23.

Cyrena sinuosa Deshayes, 1854
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 18, sp. 22.

Cyrena regularis Prime, 1861
Prime, 1861, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 13: 126.
Prime, 1867, Ann. Lyc. Natur. Hist. 8: 90, fig. 38.

Cyrena siamensis Prime, 1861
Prime, 1861, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 13: 126.
(renamed Cyrena siamica Prime, 1867)

Cyrena siamica Prime, 1867
Prime, 1861, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 13: 126 [as ‘siamensis’].
Prime, 1867, Ann. Lyc. Natur. Hist. 8: 86, fig. 35.
(new name for Cyrena siamensis Prime, 1861)

Cyrena bengalensis var. umbonata Clessin, 1879
Clessin, 1879, Conch. Cab. 9(3): 108, pl. 13, figs. 1-2.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyrena bengalensis Lamarck, 1818)

Cyrena decipiens Tomlin, 1932
Tomlin, 1932, J. nat. Hist. Siam Soc. 8: 317.
(reference to Cyrena decipiens Deshayes, 1854)

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