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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 (1909), 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. 1909. The breeding season of Unionidae in Pennsylvania. Nautilus 22(9): 91-95.

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Attributed Genus Names

Cryptogenia Ortmann, 1909
Ortmann, 1909, Nautilus 22(9): 93.
(error for Cyprogenia Agassiz, 1852)

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodonta cataracta Say

Anodonta grandis Say

Anodonta imbecillis Say

Anodontoides ferussacianus Lea

Cryptogenia [sic] irrorata Lea

Lampsilis (Proptera) alata Say

Lampsilis (Proptera) gracilis Barn.

Lampsilis cariosa Say

Lampsilis iris Lea

Lampsilis ligamentina Lam.

Lampsilis luteola Lam.

Lampsilis multiradiata Lea

Lampsilis nasuta Say

Lampsilis ochracea Say

Lampsilis orbiculata Hildr.

Lampsilis ovata Say

Lampsilis parva Barn.

Lampsilis radiata Gmel.

Lampsilis recta Lam.

Lampsilis ventricosa Barn.

Micromya fabalis Lea

Obovaria circulus Lea

Obovaria ellipsis Lea

Obovaria retusa Lam.

Plagiola securis Lea

Ptychobranchus phaseolus Hildr.

Strophitus undulatus Say
+ Alasmodonta edentula Say, 1829

Symphynota compressa Lea

Truncilla perplexa rangiana Lea

Truncilla triquetra Raf.

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