MUSSELp
 
MUSSELpdb
 
 
Taxonomy
 
 
Geography
 
 
 

Page last updated
Fri 02 Dec 2022

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 synonymy list the nominal family-group level taxa circumscribed within the valid taxon.

Search the database pages:

Bivalvia | Unionoida | Etherioidea

family ETHERIIDAE Deshayes, 1832: nominal family-group taxa
     4 genera

AETHERIIDAE Deshayes, 1832
Deshayes, 1832, Enc. Méth. 2 (Deuxième partie): ?? [as ‘Aetheriae’].
Agassiz, 1846, Nomencl. Zool. Index Univ.: 10, 145 [as ‘Aetherioidae’].
Type genus: Aetheria Oken, 1818 = Etheria

ETHERIIDAE Deshayes, 1832
Deshayes, 1832, Enc. Méth. 2 (Deuxième partie): fold-out, fam. no. 20 [as ‘Ethéries’].
Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 259, 390.
Gray, 1847, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 15: 193.
Modell, 1942, Arch. Moll. 74(5/6): 177.
Type genus: Etheria Lamarck, 1807 = Etheria

MULLERIIDAE Deshayes, 1832
Deshayes, 1832, Enc. Méth. 2 (Deuxième partie): fold-out, fam. no. 23 [as ‘Mullerie’].
Type genus: Mulleria Férussac, 1824 = Mulleria

BARTLETTIIDAE Modell, 1942
Modell, 1942, Arch. Moll. 74(5/6): 176.
Modell, 1964, Arch. Moll. 93: 82.
Type genus: Bartlettia H. Adams, 1866 = Bartlettia

PSEUDOMULLERIIDAE Starobogatov, 1970
Starobogatov, 1970, Fauna Moll. Continent.: 75, 288.
Morrison, 1973, Bull. AMU (1972): 46.
Type genus: Pseudomulleria R. Anthony, 1907 = Pseudomulleria

ACOSTAEIDAE Morrison, 1973
Morrison, 1973, Bull. AMU (1972): 45.
Type genus: Acostaea d’Orbigny, 1851 = Mulleria

Page updated: 11:38:16 Fri 02 Dec 2022

 
NSF icon MUSSEL icon
"Making the world a better place, one mollusk at a time."