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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 | Ptychobranchus fasciolaris

nominal species Unio fasciolaris Conrad, 1834

‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
Conrad, 1834, New Fresh-Water Shells: 69.
(reference to Obliquaria (Ellipsaria) fasciolaris Rafinesque, 1820)

= Ptychobranchus fasciolaris

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Ptychobranchus fasciolaris (Rafinesque, 1820) — Watters et al., 2009
+ Ptychobranchus phaseolus (Hildreth, 1828) — Simpson, 1914
+ Ptychobranchus phaseolus (Hildreth, 1828) — Simpson, 1900

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