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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 Fuchs (1870), 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

Fuchs, T. 1870. Ueber Dreissenomya Ein neuses Bivalvengenus aus der Familie der Mytilaceen. Verhandlungen der Kaiserlich-Königlich Zoologischen-Botanischen Gesellschaft in Wien 20: 997-998.

Attributed Genus Names

Dreissenomya Fuchs, 1870
Fuchs, 1870, Verh. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 20: 997.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Congeria Partsch, 1835)
Type species: Congeria schroeckingeri Fuchs, 1870 (orig. desig.) = Dreissenomya schroeckingeri

Taxonomic Opinions

Congeria (Dreissenomya) aperta Desh.

Congeria (Dreissenomya) schroeckingeri Fuchs

Congeria basteroti Desh.

Congeria czjzeki [sic] Hörn.

Congeria spathulata Partsch

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