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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

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

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subfamily VELESUNIONINAE Iredale, 1934: nominal family-group taxa
     6 genera

LORTIELLINAE Iredale, 1934
Iredale, 1934, Austral. Zool. 8: 58, 77.
Iredale, 1934, Austral. Zool. 8: 58, 77.
Iredale, 1943, Austral. Zool. 10: 190.
Type genus: Lortiella Modell, 1942 = Lortiella

VELESUNIINAE Iredale, 1934
Iredale, 1934, Austral. Zool. 8: 58, 76.
Iredale, 1943, Austral. Zool. 10: 189.
(name corrected to Velesunioninae Iredale, 1934)
Type genus: Velesunio Iredale, 1934 = Velesunio

VELESUNIONINAE Iredale, 1934
Iredale, 1934, Austral. Zool. 8: 58, 76 [as ‘Velesunionae’].
Modell, 1942, Arch. Moll. 74(5/6): 178.
Iredale, 1943, Austral. Zool. 10: 189 [as ‘Velesunionae’].
(correct name for Velesuniinae Iredale, 1934)
Type genus: Velesunio Iredale, 1934 = Velesunio

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