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

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Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Ambleminae | Lampsilini | Potamilus purpuratus

nominal species Unio dolosus Sowerby, 1866

‘Lea’ Sowerby, 1866, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 41, sp. 228.
(reference to Unio dolosus Lea, 1860)

= Potamilus purpuratus

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Proptera purpurata (Lamarck, 1819) — Frierson, 1927
+ Lampsilis (Proptera) purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819) — Simpson, 1900

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