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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 Gordon et al. (1979), 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

Gordon, M.E., L.R. Kraemer & A.V. Brown. 1979. Unionacea of Arkansas: Historical review, checklist, and observations on distributional patterns. Bulletin of the American Malacological Union, Inc. (1979): 31-37.

Attributed Species Names

Unio texasensis Lea, 1860
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 8]: 359.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 59.
B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List N. Amer. Unionidae etc.: [5].
Pilsbry & Rhoads, 1896, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 48: 505.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 563.
Ortmann, 1915, Nautilus 28(12): 141.
Utterback, 1916, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(9): 398.
Gordon et al., 1979, Bull. AMU (1979): 35, Table 3.
Cummings & Mayer, 1992, Freshw. Mussels Midwest (5): 134.
Vidrine, 1993, Histr. Distr. Freshw. Mussels LA: 169.
R.I. Johnson, 1999, Occ. Pap. Moll. 6(77): 34.
Bogan, 2010, FADA: [web].
ITIS, 2012, ITIS: [web].
Haag, 2012, N. Amer. Freshw. Mussels: 70 [as ‘Toxolasma texasensis’].
McMurray et al., 2012, Mo. Freshw. Mussels: 57 [as ‘Toxolasma texasense’].
Marshall et al., 2018, Amer. Malac. Bull. 36(1): 44.
(error for Unio texasiensis Lea, 1857)

Taxonomic Opinions

Actinonaias carinata

Actinonaias carinata gibba

Actinonaias ellipsiformis

Alasmidonta calceolus

Alasmidonta marginata

Amblema plicata

Anodonta grandis

Anodonta grandis corpulenta

Anodonta imbecillis

Anodonta suborbiculata

Anodontoides ferussacianus

Arcidens confragosus

Arkansia wheeleri

Carunculina glans

Carunculina parva

Carunculina texasensis [sic]

Cumberlandia monodonta

Cyclonaias tuberculata

Cyprogenia aberti

Dysnomia florentina

Dysnomia triquetra

Dysnomia turgidula

Elliptio crassidens

Elliptio dilatatus

Fusconaia ebena

Fusconaia f. undata

Fusconaia flava

Fusconaia ozarkensis

Glebula rotundata

Lampsilis anodontoides

Lampsilis higginsii

Lampsilis hydiana

Lampsilis orbiculata

Lampsilis ovata ventricosa

Lampsilis radiata siliquoidea

Lampsilis rafinesqueana

Lampsilis reeveiana

Lampsilis streckeri

Lasmigona complanata

Lasmigona costata

Leptodea fragilis

Leptodea laevissima

Leptodea leptodon

Ligumia recta

Ligumia subrostrata

Megalonaias gigantea

Obliquaria reflexa

Obovaria olivaria

Obovaria subrotunda

Plagiola lineolata

Plectomerus dombeyanus

Plethobasus cyphyus

Pleurobema clava

Pleurobema cordatum catillus

Pleurobema cordatum coccineum

Pleurobema cordatum plenum

Pleurobema cordatum pyramidatum

Proptera alata

Proptera capax

Proptera purpurata

Ptychobranchus occidentalis

Quadrula cylindrica

Quadrula metanevra

Quadrula nodulata

Quadrula pustulosa

Quadrula quadrula

Simpsoniconcha ambigua

Strophitus undulatus

Tritogonia verrucosa

Truncilla donaciformis

Truncilla truncata

Uniomerus tetralasmus

Villosa arkansasensis

Villosa iris

Villosa lienosa

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