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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 Sowerby (1872), 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

Sowerby, G.B. 1872. Genus Etheria. Conchologica Iconica 18: pls. 1-2.

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Attributed Species Names

Etheria semilunaris Sowerby, 1872
‘Lamarck’ Sowerby, 1872, Conch. Icon. 18: pl. 1, sp. 1.
(error for Etheria semilunata Lamarck, 1807)

Etheria cailliaudi Sowerby, 1872
Sowerby, 1872, Conch. Icon. 18: pl. 2. sp. 2, fig. 2a. [in part]
(reference to Aetheria cailliaudi Férussac, 1824)

Taxonomic Opinions

Etheria cailliaudi Férussac, 1823

Etheria elliptica Lamarck, 1807
+ Etheria semilunata Lamarck, 1807
+ Etheria trigonula Lamarck, 1807
+ Etheria transversa Lamarck, 1807
+ Etheria lamarckii Férussac, 1824
+ Etheria plumbea Férussac, 1824
+ Etheria carteroni Michelin, 1830

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