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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 Lea (1856), 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

Lea, I. 1856. Description of new fresh-water shells from California. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 8: 80-81.

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Attributed Species Names

Anodonta triangulata Lea, 1856
‘Trask’ Lea, 1856, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 8: 81.
(error for Anodonta triangularis Trask, 1854)

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodonta angulata Lea
+ Anodon feminalis Gould, 1850
+ Anodonta randalli Trask, 1854

Anodonta wahlamatensis Lea
+ Anodonta triangularis Trask, 1854
+ Anodonta rotundovata Trask, 1854

Margaritana margaritifera Lea
+ Alasmodon falcata Gould, 1850
+ Alasmodon yubaensis Trask, 1854

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