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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 Goldfuss (1837), 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

Goldfuss, G.A. 1837. Petrefacta Germaniae, tam ea quae in Museo Universitatis Regiae Borussiae Friedericiae Wilhelmae Rhenanae servantur quam alia quaecumque in Museis Hoeninghusiano, Münsterniano alliisque extant, iconibus et descriptionibus illustrata 2: 141-224, pl. 1220146.

Attributed Genus Names

Enocephalus Münster, 1831
Münster, 1831, Zeitung f. Geogn.: 92.
Goldfuss, 1837, Petrefacta Germaniae 2: 171.

Lyrodon Goldfuss, 1837
Goldfuss, 1837, Petrefacta Germaniae 2: 196.

Attributed Species Names

Unio flabellatus Goldfuss, 1837
Goldfuss, 1837, Petrefacta Germaniae 2: 182, pl. 132, fig. 4a-b.

Unio striatus Goldfuss, 1837
Goldfuss, 1837, Petrefacta Germaniae 2: .

Unio carbonarius Goldfuss, 1837
Goldfuss, 1837, Petrefacta Germaniae 2: 145, pl. 131, fig. 19.
(homonym of Unio carbonarius Lea, 1838)

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