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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 Mousson (1869), 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

Mousson, A. 1869. Notiz über einige von Ferrn Gustav Wallis aus dem nördlichen Südamerika zurückgebrachte Mollusken. Malakozoologische Blätter 16: 170-189.

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Attributed Genus Names

Mycetopodus Mousson, 1869
‘d’Orbigny’ Mousson, 1869, Malak. Blatt. 16: 189.
(error for Mycetopoda d’Orbigny, 1835)

Attributed Species Names

Plagiodon rotundatus Mousson, 1869
Mousson, 1869, Malak. Blatt. 16: 187.
Pfeiffer, 1876, Novit. Conch. 4: 139, pl. 131, figs. 8-9.

Anodonta wallisi Mousson, 1869
Mousson, 1869, Malak. Blatt. 16: 188.

Castalia ecarinata Mousson, 1869
Mousson, 1869, Malak. Blatt. 16: 185.
Type(s): TYPE SMF_MUS_ZURICH, Puerto Nacional, Venezuela [Colombia] “from the inland lakes of Puerto-Nuovo (Magdalena)”.

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