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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 Hanley & Theobald (1876), 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

Hanley, S. & W. Theobald. 1876. Conchologia Indica: Illustrations of the Land and Freshwater Shells of British India (8): 57-65, pls. 141-160.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio vulcanus Hanley, 1876
Hanley, 1876, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1875: 606.
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica (8): 62, pl. 155, fig. 3.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1900-3-19-20, Birmah.

Unio rugosus Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica (8): 62, pl. 154, fig. 3.
(misidentified reference to Unio rugosus Barnes, 1823)

Unio mandelayanus Hanley & Theobald, 1876
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica (8): 62.
(error for Unio mandelayensis Theobald, 1873)

Unio bhamaoensis Hanley & Theobald, 1876
‘Theobald’ of Authors.
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica (8): 62.
Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 146.
(error for Unio bhamoensis Theobald, 1873)

Corbicula iravadica Blanford, 1880
“Blandford mss.” Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica (8): 62, pl. 140, fig. 8.
Theobald, 1876, Cat. Land Freshw. Shells Brit. Ind.: 45.
Blanford, 1880, J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 49: 221.

Unio houngdarauicus Tapparone Canefri, 1889
Hanley & Theobald, 1876, Conch. Indica (8): pl. 154, fig. 7 [as ‘U. Tavoyensis var. ?].
Tapparone Canefri, 1889, Ann. Mus. Storia Nat. Genova 27: 341.
Type(s): TYPES MUSEO CIVICO DI STORIA NATURALE, GENOA, ITALY, Houngdaran River, Meetan, Tenasserim, Lower Burma.

Taxonomic Opinions

Unio bhamaoensis [sic] Theob.

Unio mandelayanus [sic] Theobald, 1873

Unio parma Benson in Conch. Icon.

Unio rugosus Gmel.

Unio tavoyensis Gould

Unio vulcanus Hanley, 1875

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