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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 Frierson (1914), 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

Frierson, L.S. 1914. Remarks on classification of the Unionidae. Nautilus 28: 6-8.

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Attributed Genus Names

Simpsonaias Frierson, 1914
Frierson, 1914, Nautilus 28: 7.
(renamed Simpsoniconcha Frierson, 1914)
Type species: Alasmodonta ambigua Say, 1825 (orig. desig.) = Simpsonaias ambigua

Pareptera Frierson, 1914
‘Ortmann’ Frierson, 1914, Nautilus 28: 7.
(error for Paraptera Ortmann, 1911)

Attributed Species Names

Unio hildreihianus Frierson, 1914
‘Lea’ Frierson, 1914, Nautilus 28: 7.
(error for Unio hildrethianus Lea, 1834)

Taxonomic Opinions

Diplasma marginata Rafinesque, 1831

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