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This page documents data for Jay (1835), 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

Jay, J.C. 1835. Catalogue of Recent shells in the cabinet of John C. Jay, M.D.. 55 pp.

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Attributed Genus Names

Dithalmia Jay, 1835
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 19. [nomen nudum]

Alasmadonta Jay, 1835
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 18.
(error for Alasmidonta Say, 1818)

Attributed Species Names

Unio metanever Lea, 1829
‘Rafinesque’ of Authors.
Lea, 1829, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 3 [O. 1]: 418.
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 17.
Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 179.
Agassiz, 1852, Arch. Naturg. 18(1): 48.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 252.
Mörch, 1853, Cat. Conch. Yoldi 2: 44.
Lewis, 1871, Amer. J. Conch. 6: 218.
Lea, 1871, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 23: 15 [as ‘Margarita (Unio) metanever’].
(reference to Obliquaria (Quadrula) metanevra Rafinesque, 1820)

Dithalmia dunubii Jay, 1835
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 19. [nomen nudum]

Unio requeni Jay, 1835
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 16 [as ‘réquéni’].
(error for Unio requienii Michaud, 1831)

Unio cuneiformis Jay, 1835
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 16. [nomen nudum]

Unio grayensis Jay, 1835
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 17.
(error for Unio grayanus Lea, 1834)

Unio limagnae Jay, 1835
‘Bouillet’ of Authors.
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: 16 [as ‘limagnæ’].
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 36 [as ‘limagnæ’].
Lea, 1838, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 24 [as ‘limagnæ’].
(error for Unio limaniae Dupuy, 1852)

Dythalmia danubii Jay, 1835
Jay, 1835, Cat. Rec. Shells: ??.

Taxonomic Opinions

Alasmadonta [sic] confragosa

Alasmadonta [sic] marginata

Alasmadonta [sic] rugosa

Alasmadonta [sic] undulata

Anodonta anatina

Anodonta areolatus

Anodonta crassa

Anodonta fragilis

Anodonta rubens

Anodonta suborbiculata

Castalia ambigua

Etheria cailliaudi

Etheria elliptica

Etheria plumbea

Hyria avicularis

Hyria corrugata

Iridina exotica

Symphynota alata

Symphynota bi-alata

Symphynota complanata

Symphynota compressa

Symphynota cygnea

Symphynota discoidea

Symphynota gracilis

Symphynota inflata

Symphynota lævissima

Symphynota tenuissima

Unio angustatus

Unio anodontoides

Unio arcæformis

Unio asper

Unio asperrimus

Unio batava

Unio brevidens

Unio calceolus

Unio capsæformis

Unio cariosus

Unio castaneus

Unio circulus

Unio complanatus

Unio congaræus

Unio conradicus

Unio cooperianus

Unio cornutus

Unio crassidens
+ Unio cuneatus Barnes, 1823

Unio crassus

Unio cuneiformis

Unio cylindricus

Unio cæruleus

Unio decisus

Unio donaciformis

Unio dromas

Unio ebenus

Unio elegans

Unio ellipsis

Unio elongata

Unio fabalis

Unio foliatus

Unio formosus

Unio gibbosus

Unio glans

Unio grayensis [sic]

Unio haysianus

Unio heterodon

Unio iris

Unio irroratus

Unio kirtlandianus

Unio lens

Unio limagnæ [sic]

Unio littoralis

Unio luteola
+ Unio siliquoideus Barnes, 1823

Unio marginalis

Unio metanever [sic]

Unio modioliformis

Unio multi-radiatus

Unio multiplicatus

Unio mytiloides
+ Unio undatus Barnes, 1823

Unio obesus

Unio occidens

Unio ochraceus

Unio olivarius

Unio oriens

Unio ovata

Unio parvus

Unio patulus

Unio perdix

Unio perplexus

Unio pictorum

Unio planulatus

Unio plicatus

Unio purpurata
+ Unio ater Lea, 1829

Unio pustulatus

Unio pustulosus

Unio pyramidatus

Unio radiata

Unio ravenelianus

Unio recta

Unio ridibundus

Unio rubiginosus

Unio réquéni [sic]

Unio scalenius

Unio securis

Unio shepardianus

Unio soleniformis

Unio subrotundus

Unio subtentus

Unio sulcatus

Unio tenerus

Unio torsus

Unio trapezoides

Unio triangularis

Unio trigonus

Unio tuberculatus

Unio undulatus

Unio varicosus

Unio ventricosus

Unio verrucosus

Unio zigzag

Unio æsopus

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