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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 Gray (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

Gray, J.E. 1851. Mollusca Acephala and Brachiopoda. List of the specimens of British animals in the collection of the British Museum (7). 167 pp.

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Attributed Genus Names

Unionidium Gray, 1851
Gray, 1851, List Brit. Animals Brit. Mus. (7): 105.
Type species: Mya margaritifera Linnaeus, 1758 (monotypy) = Margaritifera margaritifera

Caelogonia Gray, 1851
Gray, 1851, List Brit. Animals Brit. Mus. (7): 122.
(error for Coelogonia Bronn, 1837)

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