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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 Ortmann (1910), 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

Ortmann, A.E. 1910. A new system of the Unionidae. Nautilus 23: 114-120.

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Attributed Species Names

Quadrula lachrymosa Swainson, 1840
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Swainson, 1840, Treat. Malacol.: 378.
Hanley, 1843, Illustr. Descr. Cat. Rec. Bivalve Shells: 177.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 256.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll. 2(31-32): 497.
Reeve, 1864, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 9, sp. 33.
Call, 1895, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 7: 21.
F.C. Baker, 1898, Bull. Chicago Acad. Sci. 3(1): 83, pl. 25, fig. 1; pl. 12, fig. 2.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 776.
Call, 1900, Ind. Dept. Geol. Nat. Res. (1899): 489.
Ortmann, 1909, Nautilus 22(10): 100.
Ortmann, 1909, Ann. Carnegie Mus. 5: 199.
Ortmann, 1910, Nautilus 23(11): 140.
Ortmann, 1910, Nautilus 23: 116.
Ortmann, 1912, Ann. Carnegie Mus. 8: 253.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 839, 841.
Vanatta, 1915, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 67: 556.
Ortmann & Walker, 1922, Occ. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Mich. (112): 14, 16.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 47.
F.C. Baker, 1928, Bull. Wisconsin Geol. Nat. Hist. Survey 70(2): 84.
R.I. Johnson, 1980, Bull. MCZ 149(2): 90.
Vidrine, 1993, Histr. Distr. Freshw. Mussels LA: 53.
Strayer & Jirka, 1997, Pearly Mussels NY (26): 98.
(error for Unio lacrymosus Lea, 1828)

Taxonomic Opinions

Alasmidonta heterodon (Lea)

Alasmidonta marginata (Say)

Alasmidonta marginata var. varicosa (Lam.)

Alasmidonta undulata (Say)

Anodonta cataracta Say

Anodonta grandis Say

Anodonta imbecillis (Say)

Anodontoides ferussacianus (Lea)
+ Anodonta subcylindracea Lea, 1838

Carunculina parva (Barn.)

Lampsilis cariosa (Say)

Lampsilis iris (Lea)

Lampsilis luteola (Lam.)

Lampsilis multiradiata (Lea)

Lampsilis nasuta (San) [sic]

Lampsilis orbiculata (Hildr.)

Lampsilis radiata (Gmel.)

Lampsilis recta (Lam.)

Lampsilis ventricosa (Barn.)

Lampsilis ventricosa var. ovata (Say)

Margaritana margaritifera (L.)

Micromya fabalis (Lea)

Obliquaria reflexa Raf.

Obovaria circulus (Lea)

Obovaria ellipsis (Lea)

Obovaria retusa (Lam.)

Plagiola elegans (Lea)

Plagiola securis (Lea)

Pleurobema aesopus (Green)

Pleurobema clava (Lam.)

Pleurobema cooperiana (Lea)

Pleurobema obliqua (Lam.)

Pleurobema obliqua form pyramidata (Lea)

Pleurobema obliqua var. coccinea (Conr.)

Pleurobema plena (Lea)

Proptera alata (Say)

Proptera gracilis (Barn.)

Ptychobranchus phaseolus (Hildr.)

Quadrula cylindrica (Say)

Quadrula lachrymosa [sic] (Lea)

Quadrula metanevra (Raf.)

Quadrula pustulosa (Lea)

Quadrula rubiginosa (Lea)

Quadrula rubiginosa var. trigona (Lea)

Quadrula subrotunda (Lea)

Quadrula subrotunda var. kirtlandiana (Lea)

Quadrula tritogonia (Ortmn.)
+ Unio tuberculatus Barnes, 1823

Quadrula undulata (Barn.)

Rotundaria tuberculata Raf.

Strophitus undulatus (Say)
+ Alasmodonta edentula Say, 1829

Symphynota complanata (Barn.)

Symphynota compressa (Lea)

Symphynota costata (Raf.)

Symphynota viridis (Conr.)

Truncilla perplexa rangianus (Lea)

Truncilla triquetra Raf.

Unio complanatus (Dillw.)

Unio crassidens (Lam.)

Unio gibbosus (Barn.)

Unio productus (Conr.)

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