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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 d’Orbigny (1851), 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

d’Orbigny. 1851. Note sur un nouvea genre de Coquille lamellibranche d’eau douce découvert dans les rivières de la Nouvelle-Grenade par M. le colonel Acosta, et décrit par M. Alcide d’Orbigny. Revue et Magasin de Zoologie 3: 183-188.

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Attributed Genus Names

Acostaea d’Orbigny, 1851
d’Orbigny, 1851, Rev. Mag. Zool. 3: 184 [as ‘Acostæa’].
Type species: Acostaea guaduasana d’Orbigny, 1851 (monotypy) = Mulleria rivoli

Taxonomic Opinions

Acostæa guaduasana d’Orb., 1851

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