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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 Ortmann (1923), 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. 1923. The anatomy and taxonomy of certain Unioninae and Anodontinae from the Gulf Drainage. Nautilus 36(4): 129-132.

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Attributed Species Names

Strophitus conasaugaensis Ortmann, 1923
Ortmann, 1923, Nautilus 36(4): 130, footnote.
(new name for Margaritana connasaugaensis Lea, 1858)

Taxonomic Opinions

Strophitus conasaugaensis (Lea, 1857)
+ Margaritana gesnerii Lea, 1858
+ Margaritana connasaugaensis Lea, 1858
+ Margaritana alabamensis Lea, 1861

Strophitus spillmani (Lea, 1858)

Strophitus tombigbeensis (Lea, 1858)

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