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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 Prime (1862), 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

Prime, T. 1862. Description of two new species of the genus Batissa, with notes on that genus. Annals of the Lyceum of Natural History of New York 7: 112-115.

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Attributed Species Names

Batissa gigantea Prime, 1862
Prime, 1862, Ann. Lyc. Natur. Hist. 7: 112.

Batissa similis Prime, 1862
Prime, 1862, Ann. Lyc. Natur. Hist. 7: 112.
Prime, 1867, Ann. Lyc. Natur. Hist. 8: 229, fig. 60.

Taxonomic Opinions

Batissa atrata Desh.

Batissa australis Desh.

Batissa childrenæ Adams
+ Cyclas islandica Bruguière, 1797

Batissa compressa Prime

Batissa corbiculoides Desh.

Batissa elongata Pr.
+ Cyrena eximia Dunker, 1852

Batissa fortis Pr.

Batissa fuscata Pr.

Batissa gigantea Prime

Batissa gracilis Pr.

Batissa humerosa Desh.

Batissa inflata Pr.

Batissa insignis Desh.

Batissa jayensis Ads.

Batissa kerandrenia [sic] Ads.

Batissa lenticularis Desh.

Batissa megadesma Desh.

Batissa minor Pr.

Batissa obesa Ads.

Batissa producta Desh.

Batissa rotundata Ads.

Batissa similis Prime

Batissa sphæricula Pr.
+ Cyrena violacea var. javanica Mousson, 1849

Batissa tenebrosa Ads.

Batissa triquetra Desh.

Batissa unioniformis Pr.

Batissa violacea Ads.

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