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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 Metcalf (1982), 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

Metcalf, A.L. 1982. Fossil unionacean bivalves from three tributaries of the Rio Grande. in J.R. Davis (ed.). Proceedings of the Symposium on Recent Benthological Investigations in Texas and Adjacent States: 43-59.

Attributed Species Names

Cyrtonaias grandensis Metcalf, 1982
Metcalf, 1982, Symp. Rec. Tex.: ??.

Lampsilis salinasensis Metcalf, 1982
‘Simpson’ of Authors.
Metcalf, 1982, Symp. Rec. Tex.: 48, pl. 2, fig. 2.
Neck & Metcalf, 1988, Texas J. Sci. 40: 262 [as ‘Potamilus salinasensis’].
Howells et al., 1996, Freshw. Mussels Tex.: 103, fig. p. 212 [as ‘Potamilus salinasensis’].
(misidentified reference to Lampsilis (Proptera) salinasensis Dall, 1908)

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