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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 Prie et al. (2012), 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

Prie, V., N. Puillandre & P. Bouchet. 2012. Bad taxonomy can kill: molecular reevaluation of Unio mancus Lamarck, 1819 (Bivalvia: Unionidae) and its accepted subspecies. Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems 405: 08.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Margaritifera auricularia (Spengler, 1793)

Unio crassus Philippson in Retzius, 1788

Unio elongatulus C. Pfeiffer, 1825

Unio mancus mancus Lamarck, 1819

Unio mancus requienii Michaud, 1831

Unio mancus turtonii Payraudeau, 1826

Unio pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758)

Unio tumidus Philippson in Retzius, 1788

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