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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 Rosenberg & Ludyanskiy (1994), 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

Rosenberg, G. & M.L. Ludyanskiy. 1994. A nomenclatural review of Dreissena (Bivalvia: Dreissenidae), with identification of the Quagga Mussel as Dreissena bugensis. Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 51: 1474-1484.

Attributed Species Names

Dreissena rostriformis Rosenberg & Ludyanskiy, 1994
‘Deshayes’ Rosenberg & Ludyanskiy, 1994, Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 51: 1479, figs. 1f, 2a-j.
(misidentified reference to Mytilus rostriformis Deshayes, 1838)

Taxonomic Opinions

Dreissena (Carinodreissena) stankovici L’vova & Starobogatov, 1982

Dreissena (Pontodreissena) bugensis Andrusov, 1897

Dreissena (Pontodreissena) rostriformis grimmi Andrusov, 1890
+ Dreissensia tschaudae var. pontocaspica Andrusov, 1897
+ Dreissensia rostriformis var. distincta Andrusov, 1897
+ Dreissena rostriformis compressa Logvinenko & Starobogatov, 1966

Dreissena (Pontodreissena) rostriformis rostriformis Deshayes, 1838

Dreissena (s.s.) bourguignati

Dreissena (s.s.) caputlacus Schütt, 1993

Dreissena (s.s.) caspia caspia Eichwald, 1855

Dreissena (s.s.) caspia pallasi Andrusov, 1897

Dreissena (s.s.) diluvii Abich, 1859

Dreissena (s.s.) elata Andrusov, 1897

Dreissena (s.s.) polymorpha aralensis Andrusov, 1897

Dreissena (s.s.) polymorpha obtusecarinata Andrusov, 1897

Dreissena (s.s.) polymorpha polymorphus (Pallas, 1771)
+ Dreissensia polymorpha andrusovi Andrusov, 1897

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