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Tue 06 Aug 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 erosa (Solander, 1786): synonymy
     1 specimen available.

Venus ceylonica Martini & Chemnitz, 1782
Martini & Chemnitz, 1782, Conchyl. Cab. 6: 333, pl. 32, fig. 336. [non-binomial]

Venus erosa Solander, 1786
Solander, 1786, unknown publication: ??.

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

Cyclas zeylanica Lamarck, 1806
Lamarck, 1806, Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. 7: 420.
Lamarck, 1818, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 5: 554’ [2nd page 554].

Cyclas ceylanica Blainville, 1818
‘Chemnitz’ Blainville, 1818, Dict. Sci. Nat. 12: 279.

Cyrena papua Lesson, 1830
Lesson, 1830, Voy. Coquille 2: 428.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_3518, Nvelle. Guinee.

Cyrena cyprinoides Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
Quoy & Gaimard, 1834, Voy. Astrolabe, Zool. 3(1): 513, pl. 82, figs. 1-3.
(homonym of Cyrena cyprinoides Gray, 1825)

Cyrena papuana Prime, 1870
“Lesson” Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch. 5: 146.
“Lesson” Prime, 1895, Cat. Corbiculadae: 26.
(error for Cyrena papua Lesson, 1830)

Cyrena moussoni Martens, 1897
Martens, 1897, Zool. Erg. Nied. Ost. Ind. 4: 94.

Polymesoda erosa van Benthem Jutting, 1953
van Benthem Jutting, 1953, Treubia 22(1): 50, fig. 11.
(reference to Venus erosa Solander, 1786)

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