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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 Lapham (1860), 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

Lapham, J.A. 1860. A list of the shells of the state of Wisconsin. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 12: 154-156.

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Attributed Species Names

Anodonta imbecilis Lea, 1836
‘Say’ of Authors.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 54.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 264.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll. 2(31-32): 502.
Say, 1858, [in] Binney, Compl. Writings T. Say: 140.
Lapham, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 12: 156.
B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List N. Amer. Unionidae etc.: [7].
Pilsbry & Rhoads, 1896, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 48: 506.
Clench & Turner, 1956, Bull. Fla. State Mus. 1: 187.
Murray & Leonard, 1962, Handbk. Unionid Muss. Kansas: 95.
R.I. Johnson, 1970, Bull. MCZ 140(6): 362.
Heard, 1975, Malacologia 15(1): 84.
Kat, 1983, Malacologia 23(2): 362.
Hoeh, 1990, Malac. Review 23: 63.
Lydeard et al., 1996, Philos. Trans. Roy. Soc. London (B, Biol. Sci.) 351: 1595.
Rosenberg et al., 1997, J. Moll. Studies 63: 303.
Adamkewicz et al., 1997, MBE 14(6): 622.
(error for Anodonta imbecillis Say, 1829)

Anodonta fluviatilis Lapham, 1860
‘Lea’ Lapham, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 12: 156.
(misidentified reference to Anodonta fluviatilis Bosc, 1801)

Unio mytiloides Lapham, 1860
‘Raf.’ Lapham, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 12: 156.
(misidentified reference to Pleurobema mytiloides Rafinesque, 1820)

Unio obliquus Lapham, 1860
‘Lamarck’ of Authors.
Lapham, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 12: 156.
Baker, 1905, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 15: 256.
Ortmann, 1919, Mem. Carnegie Mus. 8(1): 73. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Unio obliqua Lamarck, 1819)

Unio postulosus Lapham, 1860
‘Lea’ Lapham, 1860, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 12: 155.
(error for Unio pustulosus Lea, 1831)

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodonta edentula Lea [sic]

Anodonta ferussaciana Lea

Anodonta fluviatilis Lea [sic]

Anodonta imbecilis [sic] Say

Anodonta plana Lea

Margaritana calceola Lea

Margaritana complanata Lea [sic]

Margaritana marginata Lea [sic]

Margaritana rugosa Lea [sic]

Unio alatus Say

Unio cariosus Say

Unio cornutus Bar.

Unio donaciformis Lea

Unio elegans Lea

Unio ellipsis Lea

Unio gibbosus Bar.

Unio gracilis Bar.

Unio iris Lea

Unio ligamentinus Lam.

Unio luteolus Lam.

Unio metanevrus Raf.

Unio mytiloides Raf.

Unio obliquus Lam.

Unio parvus Bar.

Unio phaseolus Hild.

Unio plicatus Lesueur

Unio postulosus [sic] Lea

Unio pressus Lea

Unio radiatus Lam.

Unio rectus Lam.

Unio schoolcraftensis Lea

Unio tenuissimus Lea

Unio trigonus Lea

Unio tuberculatus Raf.

Unio ventricosus Bar.

Unio verrucosus Bar.

Unio zig-zag Lea

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