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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 Thompson & Stilwell (2010), 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

Thompson, D.L. & J.D. Stilwell. 2010. Early Aptian (Early Cretaceous) freshwater bivalves from the Australian-Antarctic rift, southeast Victoria. Alcheringa 34: 345-357.

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Attributed Genus Names

Paleohyridella Thompson & Stilwell, 2010
‘Hocknull’ Thompson & Stilwell, 2010, Alcheringa 34: 357.
(error for Palaeohyridella Hocknull, 2000)
Type species: Palaeohyridella godthelpi Hocknull, 2000 (orig. desig.) = Palaeohyridella godthelpi

Attributed Species Names

Megalovirgus stirlingi Thompson & Stilwell, 2010
Thompson & Stilwell, 2010, Alcheringa 34: ??.

Prohyria macmichaeli Thompson & Stilwell, 2010
Thompson & Stilwell, 2010, Alcheringa 34: 357.
(error for Prohyria mcmichaeli Hocknull, 1997)

Taxonomic Opinions

Alathyria coatsi (Ludbrook, 1961)

Alathyria jaqueti (Newton, 1916)

Hyridella (Protohyridella) goondiwindiensis (Hocknull, 1997)

Hyridella (s.s.) macmichaeli [sic] (Hocknull, 1997)

Hyridella whitecliffsensis (Newton, 1916)

Megalovirgus flemingi (McMichael, 1956)

Megalovirgus stirlingi sp. nov.

Megalovirgus wintonensis Hocknull, 1997

Mesohyridella ipsviciensis (Etheridge Jr in Jack & Etheridge Jr, 1892)

Paleohyridella [sic] godthelpi Hocknull, 2000

Pledgia eyrensis Ludbrook, 1985

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