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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

This page documents data for Lea (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

Lea, I. 1853. [letter from Mr. Isaac Lea, dated Langen Schwalback, Duchy of Nassau, June 21, 1853, addressed to Dr. Leidy]. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 6: 376-377.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio kraussii Lea, 1853
Lea, 1853, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6: 376.
(new name for Castalia sulcata Krauss, 1849)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE USNM_84379, Maroini R., Surinam.

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