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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

This page documents data for Gould (1848), 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

Gould, A.A. 1848. Descriptions of shells found in Connecticut, collected and named by the late Rev. J. H. Linsley. American Journal of Science and Arts 56(17): 233-236.

Attributed Species Names

Cyclas truncata Linsley, 1845
Linsley, 1845, Amer. J. Sci. 48(2): 276.
Lindsley in Gould, 1848, Amer. J. Sci. 56(17): 324, fig. 3.

Anodonta housatonica Gould, 1848
Linsley, 1845, Amer. J. Sci. 48(2): 277. [nomen nudum]
Gould, 1848, Amer. J. Sci. 56(17): 234, figs. 4-5.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_678302, Housatonica R., Fairfield Co., Connecticut.

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