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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 | Cyrenoidea | Cyrenidae | Batissa

species Batissa violacea (Lamarck, 1818): synonymy
     2 specimens available.

Cyclas islandica Bruguière, 1797
Bruguière, 1797, Encycl. Méth. 2: pl. 301, fig. 1.

Cyrena violacea Lamarck, 1818
Lamarck, 1806, Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. 7: 421 [412]. [nomen nudum]
Lamarck, 1818, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 5: 553’ [2nd page 553].

Cyrena childrenae Gray, 1825
Gray, 1825, Ann. Phil. 9: 137 [as ‘childrenæ’].

Cyrena keraudrenia Lesson, 1830
Lesson, 1830, Voy. Coquille 2: 429, pl. 11, fig. 3.

Cyrena jayensis Lea, 1831
Lea, 1831, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 4 [O. 1]: 108, pl. 17, fig. 52.
(renamed Batissa jayana Deshayes, 1854)

Cyrena tenebrosa Hinds, 1842
Hinds, 1842, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 10: 81.

Cyrena childreni Hanley, 1843
‘Gray’ of Authors.
Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 93.
Clessin, 1879, Conch. Cab. 9(3): 212.
(error for Cyrena childrenae Gray, 1825)

Cyrena kecaudreni Hanley, 1843
‘Lesson’ Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 94.
(error for Cyrena keraudrenia Lesson, 1830)

Cyrena violacea var. javanica Mousson, 1849
Mousson, 1849, Land-Süßw.-Moll. Java: 88, pl. 15, fig. 1.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyrena violacea Lamarck, 1818)

Cyrena rotundata Philippi, 1851
Philippi, 1851, Abbild. Beschr. Conch. 3: 107, pl. 3, fig. 1.
(misidentified reference to Cyrena rotundata Lea, 1831)

Batissa insignis Deshayes, 1854
Deshayes, 1854, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 13, sp. 1.

Batissa jayana Deshayes, 1854
Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus. part 1: 237.
(new name for Cyrena jayensis Lea, 1831)

Cyrena violacea var. suborbicularis Deshayes, 1854
‘Mousson’ Deshayes, 1854, Cat. Bivalves Brit. Mus. part 1: 238.
(error for Cyrena violacea var. javanica Mousson, 1849)

Cyrena regulata Gassies, 1858
Gassies, 1858, J. de Conch. 7: 372.

Batissa unioniformis Prime, 1860
Prime, 1860, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 28: 319.

Batissa elegans Prime, 1862
Prime, 1862, J. de Conch. 10: 385, pl. 13, fig. 1.

Batissa solidula Prime, 1862
Prime, 1862, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 3.
Prime, 1867, Ann. Lyc. Natur. Hist. 8: 82, fig. 32.

Batissa sphaericula Prime, 1862
Prime, 1862, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 2 [as ‘sphæricula’].

Batissa sphaericola Clessin, 1879
‘Prime’ Clessin, 1879, Conch. Cab. 9(3): 207.
(error for Batissa sphaericula Prime, 1862)

Cyrena tenebricosa Clessin, 1879
‘Hindson’ [sic] Clessin, 1879, Conch. Cab. 9(3): 211.
‘Hinds’ Hadl, 1976, Ann. Naturhistor. Mus. Wien 80: 438.
(error for Cyrena tenebrosa Hinds, 1842)

Batissa violacea var. celebensis Martens, 1897
Martens, 1897, Zool. Erg. Nied. Ost. Ind. 4: 104.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyrena violacea Lamarck, 1818)

Batissa violacea var. discoidea Martens, 1897
Martens, 1897, Zool. Erg. Nied. Ost. Ind. 4: 106.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyrena violacea Lamarck, 1818)

Batissa violacea var. extensa Martens, 1897
Martens, 1897, Zool. Erg. Nied. Ost. Ind. 4: 106.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyrena violacea Lamarck, 1818)

Batissa violacea var. macassarica Martens, 1897
Martens, 1897, Zool. Erg. Nied. Ost. Ind. 4: 105.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Cyrena violacea Lamarck, 1818)

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