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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 Westerlund (1867), 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

Westerlund, C.A. 1867. Beschreibungen und Kritik neuer Mollusken. Malakozoologische Blätter 14: 199-206.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio (tumidus) elegans Westerlund, 1867
Westerlund, 1867, Malak. Blatt. 14: 202, 206.
(homonym of Unio elegans Lea, 1831)

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodonta cygnea s.s. (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anodonta cygnea var. anatinus (Lin.)

Anodonta cygnea var. cellensis Schröt.

Anodonta cygnea var. complanata Z.

Anodonta cygnea var. piscinalis Nilss.

Anodonta cygnea var. ponderosa Pfr.

Anodonta cygnea var. rostrata Kok.

Margaritana margaritifera (Lin.)

Unio (tumidus) elegans mh.

Unio crassus s.s. Retz.

Unio crassus var. ater Nilss.

Unio crassus var. batavus Nilss.

Unio pictorum s.s. (Lin.)

Unio pictorum var. limosus Nilss.

Unio tumidus Retz.

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