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

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This page documents data for Ortmann (1913), 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

Ortmann, A.E. 1913. Studies in najades. Nautilus 27(8): 88-91.

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Attributed Genus Names

Fusconaja Ortmann, 1912
Ortmann, 1912, Ann. Carnegie Mus. 8: 240.
Ortmann, 1913, Nautilus 27(8): 89.
(error for Fusconaia Simpson, 1900)

Attributed Species Names

Fusconaja [sic] subrotunda leucogona Ortmann, 1913
Ortmann, 1913, Nautilus 27(8): 89.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio subrotundus Lea, 1831)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE CM_61.5239, Elk River, Gassaway, Braxton County, West Virginia.

Taxonomic Opinions

Fusconaja [sic] bursa-pastoris (Wright, B.H.)

Fusconaja [sic] subrotunda leucogona nov. var.

Margaritana margaritifera (Linnæus)

Margaritana margaritifera falcata (Gould)

Margaritana sinuata (Lamarck)

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