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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 Walker et al. (2001), 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

Walker, K.F., M. Byrne, C.W. Hickey & D.S. Roper. 2001. Freshwater mussels (Hyriidae) of Australasia. [in] Bauer & Wächtler, Ecology and Evolution of the Freshwater Mussels Unionoida, Ecological Studies 145: 5-31.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Alathyria condola Iredale

Alathyria jacksoni Iredale

Alathyria pertexta Iredale

Alathyria profuga (Gould)

Cucumerunio novaehollandiae (Gray)

Cucumerunio websteri (Simpson)

Haasodonta fannyae (Johnson)

Haasodonta vanheurni (McMichael & Hiscock)

Hyridella aucklandica (Gray)

Hyridella australis (Lamarck)

Hyridella depressa (Lamarck)

Hyridella drapeta (Iredale)

Hyridella glenelgensis (Dennant)

Hyridella guppyi (Smith)

Hyridella menziesi (Gray)

Hyridella misoolensis (Schepman)

Hyridella narracanensis (Cotton & Gabriel)

Lortiella froggatti Iredale

Lortiella rugata (Sowerby)

Microdontia anodontaeformis Tapparone Canefri

Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi)

Velesunio angasi (Sowerby)

Velesunio moretonicus (Reeve)
+ Unio legrandi Petterd, 1889

Velesunio sentaniensis (Haas)

Velesunio wilsonii (Lea)

Virgus beccarianus (Tapparone Canefri)

Westralunio albertisi Clench

Westralunio carteri Iredale

Westralunio flyensis (Tapparone Canefri)

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