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

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Unionoida | Hyrioidea | Hyriidae | Hyriinae | Rhipidodontini | Diplodon ellipticus

nominal species Diplodon beskeanus Lea, 1852

‘Dunker’ of Authors.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 39, Corrigenda et Addenda.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 61.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 875.
Ihering, 1910, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges. 32: 139.
Figueiras, 1965, Comm. Soc. Malac. Uruguay 1(8): 238.
Parodiz, 1968, Sterkiana 30: 3.
(error for Unio besckeanus Dunker, 1849)

= Diplodon ellipticus

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Diplodon ellipticus Spix in Wagner, 1827 — Miyahira et al., 2019

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