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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 Zanatta & Murphy (2006), 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

Zanatta, D.T. & R.W. Murphy. 2006. Evolution of active host-attraction strategies in the freshwater mussel tribe Lampsilini (Bivalvia: Unionidae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 41(1): 195-208.

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Attributed Species Names

Margaron (Unio) dollabelloides Lea, 1852
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 35.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 56.
‘Lea’ B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List N. Amer. Unionidae etc.: [2].
‘Lea’ Zanatta & Murphy, 2006, MPE 41(1): 197 [as ‘Lexingtonia’].
(error for Unio dolabelloides Lea, 1840)

Villosa iris Campbell et al., 2005
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Campbell et al., 2005, Invert. Biol. 124(2): 155. [in part]
Zanatta & Murphy, 2006, MPE 41(1): 198. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Unio iris Lea, 1829)

Venustaconcha pleasii Campbell et al., 2005
‘Marsh’ of Authors.
Campbell et al., 2005, Invert. Biol. 124(2): 155.
Zanatta & Murphy, 2006, MPE 41(1): 198.
Gangloff et al., 2013, Conserv. Genet. 14: 915. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Unio pleasii Marsh, 1891)

Taxonomic Opinions

Actinonaias ligamentina (Lamarck, 1819)

Actinonaias pectorosa (Conrad, 1834)

Amblema plicata (Say, 1817)

Cumberlandia monodonta (Say, 1829)

Cyprogenia stegaria (Rafinesque, 1820)

Cyrtonaias tampicoensis (I. Lea, 1838)

Dromus dromas (I. Lea, 1834)

Ellipsaria lineolata (Rafinesque, 1820)

Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque, 1820)

Epioblasma brevidens (I. Lea, 1831)

Epioblasma capsaeformis (I. Lea, 1834)

Epioblasma florentina walkeri (Wilson & Clark, 1914)

Epioblasma torulosa rangiana (Rafinesque, 1839) [sic]

Epioblasma triquetra (Rafinesque, 1820)

Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque, 1820)

Glebula rotundata (Lamarck, 1819)

Hamiota altilis (Conrad, 1834)

Hamiota australis (Simpson, 1900)

Hamiota perovalis (Conrad, 1834)

Hamiota subangulata (I. Lea, 1840)

Hemistena lata (Rafinesque, 1820)

Lampsilis cardium (Say, 1831) [sic]

Lampsilis fasciola (Rafinesque, 1820)

Lampsilis ornata (Conrad, 1835)

Lampsilis ovata (Say, 1817)

Lampsilis siliquoidea (Barnes, 1823)

Lampsilis teres (Rafinesque, 1820)

Lemiox rimosus (Rafinesque, 1831)

Leptodea fragilis (Rafinesque, 1820)

Leptodea leptodon (Rafinesque, 1820)

Lexingtonia dollabelloides [sic] (Lea, 1840)

Ligumia nasuta (Say, 1817)

Ligumia recta (Lamarck, 1819)

Medionidus acutissimus (Lea, 1831)

Medionidus conradicus (Lea, 1834)

Obliquaria reflexa (Rafinesque, 1820)

Obovaria jacksoniana (Frierson, 1912)

Obovaria olivaria (Rafinesque, 1820)

Obovaria subrotunda (Rafinesque, 1820)

Obovaria unicolor (I. Lea, 1845)

Pleurobema clava (Lamarck, 1819)

Popenaias popeii (Lea, 1857)

Potamilus alatus (Say, 1817)

Potamilus amphichaenus (Frierson, 1898)

Potamilus inflatus (I. Lea, 1831)

Potamilus ohiensis (Rafinesque, 1820)

Potamilus purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819)

Ptychobranchus fasciolaris (Rafinesque, 1820)

Pyganodon grandis (Say, 1829)

Toxolasma lividus (Rafinesque, 1831)

Toxolasma parvus (Barnes, 1823)

Toxolasma texasiensis (Lea, 1857)

Truncilla truncata Rafinesque, 1820

Venustaconcha ellipsiformis (Conrad, 1836)

Venustaconcha pleasii (Marsh, 1891)

Villosa fabalis (I. Lea, 1831)

Villosa iris (I. Lea, 1829)

Villosa vanuxemensis (I. Lea, 1838)

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