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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 Russell (1976), 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

Russell, L.S. 1976. Pelecypods of the Hell Creek Formation (Upper Cretaceous) of Garfield County, Montana. Can. J. Earth Sci. 13: 365-388.

Attributed Species Names

Proparreysia paucinodosa Russell, 1976
Russell, 1976, Can. J. Earth Sci. 13: 382, pl. 6, figs. 13-18.

Plesielliptio whitfieldi Russell, 1976
Russell, 1976, Can. J. Earth Sci. 13: 370, pl. 1, figs. 6-9.

Taxonomic Opinions

Obovaria pyramidella (Whitfield)

Plesielliptio gibbosoides (Whitfield)

Plesielliptio postbiplicatus (Whitfield)

Plesielliptio vetustus (Meek)

Plesielliptio whitfieldi n. sp.
+ Unio vetusta Whitfield, 1903

Plethobasus aesopiformis (Whitfield)

Plethobasus biesopoides (Whitfield)

Pleurobema cryptorhynchus (White)

Pleurobema proavitus (White, 1883)

Proparreysia barnumi (Pilsbry)
+ Unio browni Whitfield, 1903

Proparreysia corbiculoides (Whitfield)

Proparreysia holmesiana (White)

Proparreysia letsoni (Whitfield)

Proparreysia mclearni (Dyer, 1930)

Proparreysia paucinodosa n.sp.

Proparreysia percorrugata (Whitfield)

Proparreysia pyramidatoides (Whitfield)

Proparreysia retusoides (Whitfield)

Proparreysia verrucosiformis (Whitfield)

Quadrula cylindricoides (Whitfield)

Rhabdotophorus aldrichi (White)

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