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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 Lydeard et al. (1999), 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

Lydeard, C., J.T. Garner, P. Hartfield & J.D. Williams. 1999. Freshwater mussels in the Gulf Region: Alabama. Gulf of Mexico Science 17(2): 125-134.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio hanleyanus Conrad, 1853
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Conrad, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 250.
Sowerby, 1866, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 46, sp. 249.
B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List N. Amer. Unionidae etc.: [3].
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 759.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 780.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 42, sp. 175.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich 88: 256.
Burch, 1975, Freshw. Unio. North Amer.: 13.
Turgeon et al., 1988, Am. Fisher. Soc. Spec. Publ. (16): 32.
Williams et al., 1993, Fisheries 18(9): 13.
Parmalee & Bogan, 1998, The Freshwater Mussels of Tennessee: 184.
Lydeard et al., 1999, Gulf Mex. Sci. 17(2): 129.
(error for Unio hanleyianus Lea, 1852)

Taxonomic Opinions

Actinonaias ligamentina (Lamarck)

Actinonaias pectorosa (Conrad)

Alasmidonta marginata Say

Alasmidonta mccordi Athearn

Alasmidonta triangulata (Say) [sic]

Alasmidonta viridis (Rafinesque)

Amblema elliottii (Lea)

Amblema plicata (Conrad) [sic]

Anodonta suborbiculata Say

Anodontoides radiatus (Conrad)

Arcidens confragosus (Say)

Cumberlandia monodonta (Say)

Cyclonaias tuberculata (Rafinesque)

Cyprogenia stegaria (Rafinesque)

Dromus dromas (Lea)

Ellipsaria lineolata (Rafinesque)

Elliptio arca (Conrad)

Elliptio arctata (Conrad)

Elliptio chipolaensis Walker

Elliptio complanata (Lightfoot)

Elliptio crassidens (Lamarck)

Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque)

Elliptio fraterna (Lea)

Elliptio icterina (Conrad)

Elliptio mcmichaeli Clench & Turner

Elliptio nigella (Lea)

Elliptoideus sloatianus (Lea)

Epioblasma arcaeformis (Lea)

Epioblasma biemarginata (Lea)

Epioblasma brevidens (Lea)

Epioblasma capsaeformis (Lea)

Epioblasma flexuosa (Rafinesque)

Epioblasma florentina florentina (Lea)

Epioblasma haysiana (Lea)

Epioblasma lenior (Lea)

Epioblasma lewisii (Walker)

Epioblasma metastriata (Conrad)

Epioblasma obliquata obliquata (Rafinesque)

Epioblasma othcaloogensis (Lea)

Epioblasma penita (Conrad)

Epioblasma personata (Say)

Epioblasma propinqua (Lea)

Epioblasma stewardsonii (Lea)

Epioblasma torulosa torulosa (Rafinesque)

Epioblasma triquetra (Rafinesque)

Epioblasma turgidula (Lea)

Fusconaia barnesiana (Lea)

Fusconaia cerina (Conrad)

Fusconaia cor (Conrad)

Fusconaia cuneola (Lea)

Fusconaia ebena (Lea)

Fusconaia escambia Clench & Turner

Fusconaia subrotunda (Lea)

Fusconaia succissa (Lea)

Glebula rotundata (Lamarck)

Hemistena lata (Rafinesque)

Lampsilis abrupta (Say)

Lampsilis altilis (Conrad)

Lampsilis australis Simpson

Lampsilis binominata Simpson

Lampsilis cardium Rafinesque

Lampsilis fasciola Rafinesque

Lampsilis haddletoni Athearn

Lampsilis ornata (Conrad)

Lampsilis ovata (Say)

Lampsilis perovalis (Conrad)

Lampsilis straminea claibornensis (Lea)

Lampsilis straminea straminea (Conrad)

Lampsilis subangulata (Lea)

Lampsilis teres (Rafinesque)

Lampsilis virescens (Lea)

Lasmigona complanata alabamensis Clarke

Lasmigona complanata complanata (Barnes)

Lasmigona costata (Rafinesque)

Lasmigona holstonia (Lea)

Lasmigona subviridis (Conrad)

Lemiox rimosus (Rafinesque)

Leptodea fragilis (Rafinesque)

Leptodea leptodon (Rafinesque)

Lexingtonia dolabelloides (Lea)

Ligumia recta (Lamarck)

Ligumia subrostrata (Say)

Margaritifera marrianae R.I. Johnson

Medionidus acutissimus (Lea)

Medionidus conradicus (Lea)

Medionidus mcglameriae van der Schalie

Medionidus parvulus (Lea)

Medionidus penicillatus (Lea)

Megalonaias nervosa (Rafinesque)

Obliquaria reflexa Rafinesque

Obovaria jacksoniana (Frierson)

Obovaria olivaria (Rafinesque)

Obovaria retusa (Lamarck)

Obovaria rotulata (Wright)

Obovaria subrotunda (Rafinesque)

Obovaria unicolor (Lea)

Pegias fabula (Lea)

Plectomerus dombeyanus (Valenciennes)

Plethobasus cicatricosus (Say)

Plethobasus cooperianus (Lea)

Plethobasus cyphyus (Rafinesque)

Pleurobema altum (Conrad)

Pleurobema avellanum Simpson

Pleurobema chattanoogaense (Lea)

Pleurobema clava (Lamarck)

Pleurobema cordatum (Rafinesque)

Pleurobema curtum (Lea)

Pleurobema decisum (Lea)

Pleurobema flavidulum (Lea)

Pleurobema furvum (Conrad)

Pleurobema georgianum (Lea)

Pleurobema hagleri (Frierson)

Pleurobema hanleyanum [sic] (Lea)

Pleurobema johannis (Lea)

Pleurobema marshalli Frierson

Pleurobema murrayense (Lea)

Pleurobema nucleopsis (Conrad)

Pleurobema oviforme (Conrad)

Pleurobema perovatum (Conrad)

Pleurobema plenum (Lea)

Pleurobema pyriforme (Lea)

Pleurobema rubellum (Conrad)

Pleurobema rubrum (Rafinesque)

Pleurobema sintoxia (Rafinesque)

Pleurobema strodeanum (Wright)

Pleurobema taitianum (Lea)

Pleurobema troschelianum (Lea)

Pleurobema verum (Lea)

Potamilus alatus (Say)

Potamilus inflatus (Lea)

Potamilus ohiensis (Rafinesque)

Potamilus purpuratus (Lamarck)

Ptychobranchus fasciolaris (Rafinesque)

Ptychobranchus greenii (Conrad)

Ptychobranchus jonesi (van der Schalie)

Ptychobranchus subtentum (Say)

Pyganodon cataracta (Say)

Pyganodon grandis (Say)

Quadrula apiculata (Say)

Quadrula asperata (Lea)

Quadrula cylindrica cylindrica (Say)

Quadrula fragosa (Conrad)

Quadrula intermedia (Conrad)

Quadrula metanevra (Rafinesque)

Quadrula nodulata (Rafinesque)

Quadrula pustulosa pustulosa (Lea)

Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque)

Quadrula rumphiana (Lea)

Quadrula stapes (Lea)

Quincuncina burkei Walker

Quincuncina infucata (Conrad)

Strophitus connasaugaensis (Lea)

Strophitus subvexus (Conrad)

Strophitus undulata [sic] (Say)

Toxolasma corvunculus (Lea)

Toxolasma cylindrellus (Lea)

Toxolasma lividus (Rafinesque)

Toxolasma parvus (Barnes)

Toxolasma paulus (Lea)

Tritogonia verrucosa (Rafinesque)

Truncilla donaciformis (Lea)

Truncilla truncata Rafinesque

Uniomerus caroliniana (Bosc)

Uniomerus declivis (Say)

Uniomerus tetralasmus (Say)

Utterbackia imbecillis (Say)

Utterbackia peggyae (Johnson)

Villosa choctawensis Athearn

Villosa fabalis (Lea)

Villosa iris (Lea)

Villosa lienosa (Conrad)

Villosa nebulosa (Conrad)

Villosa taeniata (Conrad)

Villosa trabalis (Conrad)

Villosa vanuxemensis umbrans (Lea)

Villosa vanuxemensis vanuxemensis (Lea)

Villosa vibex (Conrad)

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