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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 Martini & Chemnitz (1784), 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

Martini, F.H.W. & J.H. Chemnitz. 1784. [in] H.C. Küster, Systematisches Conchylien-Cabinet von Martini und Chemnitz 7. 356 pp.

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Attributed Species Names

Venus borealis Gmelin, 1791
Lister, 1678, Hist. Anim. Anglic.: 174, pl. 4, figs. 123.
Martini & Chemnitz, 1784, Conch. Cab. 7: pl. 39, figs. 412-414.
Gmelin, 1791, Syst. Nat. 1(6): 3285.

Cyrena depressa Lamarck, 1818
Martini & Chemnitz, 1784, Conch. Cab. 7: pl. 39, figs. 412-414.
Lamarck, 1818, Hist. Natur. Anim. sans Vert. 5: 553’ [2nd page 553].

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