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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 Ortmann (1914), 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

Ortmann, A.E. 1914. Studies in najades. Nautilus 28(3): 28-34.

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Attributed Genus Names

Lexingtonia Ortmann, 1914
Ortmann, 1914, Nautilus 28(3): 28.
Type species: Unio subplanus Conrad, 1837 (orig. desig.) = Fusconaia masoni

Attributed Species Names

Pleurobema fassinans Ortmann, 1913
‘Lea’ Ortmann, 1913, Proc. Amer. Phil. Soc. 52(210): 310.
‘Lea’ Ortmann, 1914, Nautilus 28(3): 31.
(misidentified reference to Unio fassinans Lea, 1868)

Taxonomic Opinions

Elliptio lanceolatus (Lea)

Lexingtonia subplana (Conrad)

Pleurobema fassinans (Lea)

Pleurobema friersoni (Wright, B.H.)

Unio crassus Retzius

Unio pictorum (Linnaeus)

Unio tumidus Retzius

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