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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 Deshayes (1832), 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

Deshayes, G.P. 1832. Encyclopédie Méthodique; Histoire Naturelle des vers 3: 595-1152.

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Attributed Genus Names

Strophites Deshayes, 1832
‘Rafinesque’ Deshayes, 1832, Enc. Méth. 3: 998.
(error for Strophitus Rafinesque, 1820)

Paxiodonta Deshayes, 1832
‘Schumacher’ Deshayes, 1832, Enc. Méth. 3: 712.
(error for Paxyodon Schumacher, 1817)

Taxonomic Opinions

Solen legumen Lin.

Tellina radiata Lin.

Trigonia pectinata

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