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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 (1871), 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. 1871. Exposé critique des Mollusques de terre et d’eau douce de la Suède et de la Norvège. Nova Acta Regiae Societatis Scientiarum Upsaliensis 8: 1-200.

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Attributed Species Names

Sphaerium corneum var. δ tomentosum Westerlund, 1871
Westerlund, 1871, Nova Reg. Soc. Scient. 8: 154.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Tellina cornea Linnaeus, 1758)

Margaritana borealis Westerlund, 1871
Westerlund, 1871, Nova Reg. Soc. Scient. 8: 168.

Sphaerium corneum var. ζ mammillanum Westerlund, 1871
Westerlund, 1871, Nova Reg. Soc. Scient. 8: 154.

Taxonomic Opinions

Pisidium amnicum (Müll.)
+ Cyclas obliqua Lamarck, 1818

Sphærium calyculatum (Drap.)

Sphærium calyculatum β brochonianum (Bourg.)

Sphærium consobrinum Fer.
+ Sphaerium corneum pisidioides of Authors, unknown year
+ Sphaerium scaldianum of Authors, unknown year
+ Tellina lacustris Müller, 1774

Sphærium corneum (Lin.)
+ Tellina rivalis Müller, 1774

Sphærium corneum β stagnicolum (Shepp.)

Sphærium corneum γ nucleum (Studer)

Sphærium corneum δ tomentosum mh.

Sphærium corneum ζ mammillanum mh.

Sphærium lacustre (Müll.)

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