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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 Children (1823), 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

Children, J.G. 1823. Lamarck’s genera of shells [continued]. Quarterly Journal of Science, Literature and the Arts 15: 33-52.

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Attributed Species Names

Iridina exotica Children, 1823
‘Lamarck’ Children, 1823, Quart. J. Sci., Lit. & Arts 15: 27, pl. 1, fig. 72.
(misidentified reference to Iridina exotica Lamarck, 1819)

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodonta cygneus (Linn.)

Etheria semilunata Lamarck

Hyria avicularis Lamarck
+ Mya syrmatophora Gmelin, 1791

Iridina exotica Lamarck

Unio sinuata Lamarck
+ Mya margaritifera Linnaeus, 1758

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