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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!

This page documents data for Donovan (1801), such as genera and species attributed to that publication (including known misspellings, misidentifications, and other unavailable names) as well as taxonomic opinions, if available. Taxonomic opinions refer to uses of genera and species as valid and invalid in that work.

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Publication information

Donovan. 1801. Brit. Shells 3: .

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Attributed Species Names

Mya ovalis Retzius, 1788
Retzius, 1788, Diss. Nat.-Hist. Test. Gen.: ??.
Donovan, 1801, Brit. Shells 3: pl. 89.
(misidentified reference to Mya ovalis Lightfoot, 1786)

Mya depressa Donovan, 1801
Donovan, 1801, Brit. Shells 3: pl. 101.

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