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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 Falkner (1994), 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

Falkner, G. 1994. Systematik vorderorientalischer Najaden als Vorstudie zur Bearbeitung archäologischer Funde. [in] M. Kokabi & J. Wahl, eds. Beiträge zur Archäozoologie und Prähistorischen Anthropologie 53: 135-162.

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodonta (Euphrata) cyrea Drouët, 1881

Anodonta (Euphrata) vescoiana Bourguignat, 1857

Anodonta (Gabillotia) pseudodopsis Locard, 1883

Anodonta (s.s.) anatina (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anodonta (s.s.) anatina cilicica Rolle & Kobelt, 1895

Anodonta (s.s.) anatina ssp. palustris Auctt. non Férussac, part

Anodonta (s.s.) cygnea (Linnaeus, 1758)

Anodonta (s.s.) cygnea gravida Drouët, 1879

Leguminaia saulcyi (Bourguignat, 1852)

Leguminaia wheatleyi (Lea, 1862)

Potomida littoralis (Cuvier, 1798)

Potomida littoralis delesserti (Bourguignat, 1852)

Potomida littoralis komarowi (Boettger, O., 1880)

Potomida littoralis semirugata (Lamarck, 1819)

Potomida littoralis tracheae (Kobelt, 1895)

Pseudodontopsis euphraticus (Bourguignat, 1852)

Pseudunio auricularius

Pseudunio homsensis (Lea, 1865)

Unio (Crassunio) crassus Philippson, 1788

Unio (Crassunio) crassus bruguierianus Bourguignat, 1853

Unio (Crassunio) crassus damascensis Lea, 1863

Unio (Crassunio) crassus gontierii Bourguignat, 1857

Unio (s.s.) abyssinicus E. von Martens, 1866

Unio (s.s.) mancus Lamarck, 1819

Unio (s.s.) mancus dembeae G.B. Sowerby, 1865

Unio (s.s.) mancus eucirrus Bourguignat, 1857

Unio (s.s.) mancus kruperi Drouët, 1879

Unio (s.s.) pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758)

Unio (s.s.) pictorum gaudioni Drouët, 1881

Unio (s.s.) terminalis Bourguignat, 1852

Unio (s.s.) tigridis Bourguignat, 1852
+ Unio dignatus Lea, 1863

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