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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 Marshall (1917), 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

Marshall, W.B. 1917. New and little-known species of South American fresh-water mussels of the genus Diplodon. Proceedings of the United States National Museum 53(2209): 381-388.

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Attributed Species Names

Diplodon felipponei Marshall, 1917
Marshall, 1917, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 53(2209): 381, pl. 50, figs. 1-3; pl. 51, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) USNM_322391, Maldonado, Uruguay.

Diplodon fortis Marshall, 1917
Marshall, 1917, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 53(2209): 382, pl. 52, figs. 1-4.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) USNM_270899, Rio Negro, Tacuarembo, Uruguay.

Taxonomic Opinions

Diplodon felipponei new species

Diplodon fortis new species

Diplodon mimus Simpson, 1914

Diplodon paranensis Lea

Diplodon perplexus Simpson, 1914

Diplodon rudus Lea

Diplodon santa mariae Simpson, 1914

Diplodon semigranosus Simpson, 1914

Diplodon suppositus Simpson, 1914

Diplodon trivialis Simpson, 1914

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