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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 Davis (1984), 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

Davis, G.M. 1984. Genetic relationships among some North American Unionidae (Bivalvia): sibling species, convergence, and cladistic relationships. Malacologia 25(2): 629-648.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio cistelliformis Simpson, 1900
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 716.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 641.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 29.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich 88: 228.
R.I. Johnson, 1970, Bull. MCZ 140(6): 317.
Davis et al., 1981, Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 15: 135.
Davis, 1984, Malacologia 25(2): 631.
Williams et al., 1993, Fisheries 18(9): 11.
Haag, 2012, N. Amer. Freshw. Mussels: 73.
(error for Unio cistellaeformis Lea, 1863)

Taxonomic Opinions

Elliptio arctata (Conrad)

Elliptio buckleyi (Lea)

Elliptio cistelliformis [sic] (Lea)

Elliptio complanata (Lightfoot)

Elliptio congaraea (Lea)

Elliptio crassidens (Lamarck)

Elliptio dilatata (Rafinesque)

Elliptio fisheriana (Lea)

Elliptio folliculata (Lea)

Elliptio icterina (Conrad)

Elliptio lanceolata (Lea)

Elliptio mcmichaeli Clench & Turner

Elliptio producta (Conrad)

Elliptio shepardiana (Lea)

Elliptio waccamawensis (Lea)

Elliptoideus sloatianus (Lea)

Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque)

Fusconaia succissa (Lea)

Lampsilis teres (Rafinesque)

Megalonaias boykiniana (Lea)

Quadrula quadrula (Rafinesque)

Quincuncina infucata (Conrad)

Uniomerus carolinianus (Bosc)

Uniomerus declivis (Say)

Uniomerus excultus (Conrad)

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