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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 Mighels & Adams (1842), 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

Mighels, J.W. & C.B. Adams. 1842. Descriptions of twenty-five new species of New England shells. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 1: 48-50.

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Attributed Species Names

Cyclas nitida Mighels & Adams, 1842
Mighels in Mighels & Adams, 1842, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 1: 39.
(homonym of Pisidium nitidum Jenyns, 1832; renamed Pisidium adamsii Stimpson, 1851)

Cyclas minor Mighels & Adams, 1842
Adams in Mighels & Adams, 1842, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 1: 48.

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