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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 Lewis (1856), 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

Lewis, J. 1856. Shellbearing species of Mollusca observed in portions of Herkimer and Otsego counties, New York. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 6(1): 2-4.

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Attributed Species Names

Cyclas ovata Lewis, 1856
Lewis, 1856, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 6(1): ??. [nomen nudum]
‘Lewis’ Prime, 1870, Amer. J. Conch. 5: ??. [nomen nudum]

Cyclas occidentale Lewis, 1856
‘Prime’ Lewis, 1856, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 6(1): 2.
Prime, 1865, Smithsonian Misc. Coll. (145): 41, fig. 34.
‘Prime’ Lewis, 1872, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 24: 109.
(new name for Cyclas ovalis Prime, 1853)

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