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Wed 11 Sep 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 | Polymesoda

species Polymesoda fontainei (d’Orbigny, 1846): synonymy

Cyrena placens Hanley, 1844
Hanley, 1844, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1844: 160.
Hanley, 1856, Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells, Suppl.: 352, pl. 14, fig. 52.

Cyrena fontainei d’Orbigny, 1846
d’Orbigny, 1846, Voyage dans l’Amérique Méridionale 5: 569, pl. 83, figs. 14-15.

Cyrena fortis Prime, 1861
Prime, 1861, J. de Conch. 9: 355.
Prime, 1862, J. de Conch. 10: 387, pl. 14, fig. 2.

Cyrena chilina Prime, 1867
Prime, 1867, Ann. Lyc. Natur. Hist. 8: 418.

Cyrena fontaneii Clessin, 1879
‘d’Orbigny’ Clessin, 1879, Conch. Cab. 9(3): 113.
(error for Cyrena fontainei d’Orbigny, 1846)

Page updated: 11:15:37 Wed 11 Sep 2019

 
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