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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 Benoit (1875), 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

Benoit, C.L. 1875. Catalogo delle conchiglie terrestri e fluviatili della Sicilla e della Isole Circostanti. Bollettino della Societa Malacologica Italiana 1: 128-163.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio pictorum Benoit, 1875
‘Lamarck’ Benoit, 1875, Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital. 1: 163.
(misidentified reference to Mya pictorum Linnaeus, 1758)

Pisidium nucleum Benoit, 1875
Benoit, 1875, Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital. 1: 1673.

Cyclas ugiugali Benoit, 1875
‘Biv. fl.’ Benoit, 1875, Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital. 1: . [nomen nudum]

Pisidium mininum Benoit, 1875
‘Studer’ Benoit, 1875, Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital. 1: 163.
(misidentified reference to Cyclas minima Studer, 1820)

Pisidium ovale Benoit, 1875
‘Petit’ Benoit, 1875, Boll. Soc. Malac. Ital. 1: 163. [nomen nudum]

Taxonomic Opinions

Cyclas calyculata Draparnaud
+ Cyclas lacustris Pfeiffer, 1821
+ Cyclas ugiugali Benoit, 1875

Pisidium casertanum Phil.
+ Pisidium australe Philippi, 1836
+ Pisidium lenticulare Dupuy, 1852
+ Pisidium stabileii Prime, 1870
+ Pisidium planum Prime, 1870

Pisidium nucleum Benoit

Pisidium obliquum Nilssen

Pisidium obtusale Nilsson
+ Cyclas minima Studer, 1820
+ Pera gibba Leach, 1852
+ Pisidium ovale Benoit, 1875

Unio aradae Philippi

Unio gargottae Philippi

Unio pictorum Lamarck

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