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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 (1853), 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. 1853. A revision of the genera of some of the families of Conchifera or bivalve shells. Annals and Magazine of Natural History 11: 33-44.

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Attributed Genus Names

Pisum Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811, Mag. Ges. Nat. Fr. Berlin 5: 57.
‘Mergle’ Gray, 1853, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 11: 39.
Bourguignat, 1854, Rev. Mag. Zool. 6(2): 166.
(homonym of Megerle, 1811 [Brach.])

Batissa Gray, 1853
Gray, 1853, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 11: 38.
Type species: Cyrena tenebrosa Hinds, 1842 (sub. desig. by Stoliczka, 1871) = Batissa violacea

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