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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 Da Costa (1778), 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

Da Costa, E.M. 1778. Historia Naturalis Testaceorum Britanniæ, or The British Conchology, etc.: .

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Attributed Species Names

Mya margaritifera Da Costa, 1778
Da Costa, 1778, British Conch.: 225, pl. 15, fig. 3.
(reference to Mya margaritifera Linnaeus, 1758)

Mytilus anatinus Da Costa, 1778
Da Costa, 1778, British Conch.: 215, pl. 15, fig. 2.
(reference to Mytilus anatinus Linnaeus, 1758)

Cardium nux Da Costa, 1778
Da Costa, 1778, British Conch.: 173, pl. 13, fig. 2.

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