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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!

The nominal species (available and otherwise) in this synonymy are listed by usage rather than strictly by publication date. The primary sorting order is by the most recent year (since 1969) that the species name was treated as valid, and then nominal species are sorted secondarily by publication year.

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Bivalvia | Veneroida | Cyrenoidea | Cyrenidae | Geloina

species Geloina erosa (Solander, 1786): synonymy
     1 specimen available.

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

Venus erosaSolander (1786)
Polymesoda erosavan Benthem Jutting (1953), Bogan (2010)
Polymesoda (Geloina) erosaMorton (1984)
Geloina erosaOBIS (2012), He & Zhuang (2013)

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

Venus coaxansGmelin (1791)
Cyclas zeylanicaLamarck (1806)
Cyclas (Corneocyclas) ceylanicaBlainville (1818)
Cyrena zeylanicaLamarck (1818), Hanley (1843), Deshayes (1854)
Cyrena ceylonicaPrime (1870)
Cyrena ceylanicaClessin (1877)
Cyrena (s.s. sec. Geloina) coaxansDall (1903)
Polymesoda (Geloina) coaxansBrandt (1974), B.J. Smith (1992)
Polymesoda ceylonicaHadl (1976)
Polymesoda (Geloina) erosaMorton (1984)
Polymesoda coaxansBogan (2010)
Geloina coaxansOBIS (2012)
Geloina erosaHe & Zhuang (2013)

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

Venus ceylonicaMartini & Chemnitz (1782)
Cyclas zeylanicaLamarck (1806)
Cyrena zeylanicaLamarck (1818)
Cyrena ceylonicaPrime (1870), Prime (1895)
Cyrena ceylanicaClessin (1877)
Polymesoda (Geloina) coaxansBrandt (1974)
Polymesoda ceylonicaHadl (1976)
Polymesoda (Geloina) erosaMorton (1984)
Geloina erosaHe & Zhuang (2013)

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 zeylanicaLamarck (1806)
Cyrena zeylanicaLamarck (1818), Hanley (1843), Deshayes (1854)
Cyrena ceylonicaPrime (1870)
Cyrena ceylanicaClessin (1877)
Cyrena (s.s.) ceylanicaFischer & Crosse (1894)
Cyrena (s.s. sec. Geloina) coaxansDall (1903)
Polymesoda (Geloina) ceylanicaThiele (1934)
Polymesoda erosavan Benthem Jutting (1953)
Polymesoda (Geloina) coaxansBrandt (1974)
Polymesoda ceylonicaHadl (1976)
Polymesoda (Geloina) erosaMorton (1984)
Geloina erosaHe & Zhuang (2013)

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

Cyclas ceylanicaBlainville (1818)
Cyclas (Corneocyclas) ceylanicaBlainville (1818)
Cyrena ceylanicaPhilippi (1848)
Cyrena zeylanicaDeshayes (1854)

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

Cyrena papuaLesson (1830), Hanley (1843), Deshayes (1854), Clessin (1877)
Cyrena papuanaPrime (1870), Prime (1895)
Polymesoda (Geloina) coaxansBrandt (1974)
Polymesoda ceylonicaHadl (1976)
Geloina erosaHe & Zhuang (2013)

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 cyprinoidesQuoy & Gaimard (1834), Hanley (1843), Deshayes (1854), Prime (1870), Clessin (1877), Prime (1895)
Polymesoda (Geloina) coaxansBrandt (1974)
Geloina erosaHe & Zhuang (2013)

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 papuanaPrime (1870)

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

Cyrena moussoniMartens (1897)
Polymesoda erosavan Benthem Jutting (1953)
Polymesoda (Geloina) coaxansBrandt (1974)
Geloina erosaHe & Zhuang (2013)

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

Polymesoda erosavan Benthem Jutting (1953)
Polymesoda (Geloina) coaxansBrandt (1974)

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