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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 Prashad (1932), 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

Prashad, B. 1932. Notes on some little known South Asiatic Unionidæ. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 20: 174-178.

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Attributed Genus Names

Glabris Prashad, 1932
‘Gray’ Prashad, 1932, Proc. Malac. Soc. London 20: 174.
(error for Glabaris Gray, 1847)

Attributed Species Names

Unio bouvierianus Prashad, 1932
Prashad, 1932, Proc. Malac. Soc. London 20: 176.
(intro'd as syn of Unio micheloti Morlet, 1886)

Taxonomic Opinions

Balwantia bensoni (Lea)
+ Anodonta soleniformis Benson, 1836

Ensidens (Uniandra) ascia (Hanley, 1856)

Ensidens (Uniandra) asperulus (Lea)

Oxynaia micheloti (Morelet)
+ Unio bouvierianus Prashad, 1932

Parreysia corbis (Hanley)

Physunio (Lens) velaris (Hanley)
+ Unio velaris Sowerby, 1868
+ Physunio friersoni Simpson, 1914

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