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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 Walker et al. (2014), 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

Walker, K.F., H.A. Jones & M.W. Klunzinger. 2014. Bivalves in a bottleneck: Taxonomy, phylogeography and conservation of freshwater mussels (Bivalvia: Unionoida) in Australasia. Hydrobiologia 735: 61-79.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Alathyria condola (Iredale, 1943)

Alathyria jacksoni (Iredale, 1934)

Alathyria pertexta (Iredale, 1934)

Alathyria profuga (Gould, 1851)

Cucumerunio novaehollandiae (Gray, 1834)

Echyridella aucklandicus (Gray, 1843)
+ Diplodon websteri Simpson, 1902

Echyridella menziesii (Gray, 1843)
+ Diplodon (Hyridella) menziesi lucasi Suter, 1905

Echyridella onekaka (Fenwick & Marshall, 2006)

Haasodonta fannyae (Johnson, 1948)

Haasodonta vanheurni (McMichael & Hiscock, 1958)

Hyridella australis (Lamarck, 1819)

Hyridella depressa (Lamarck, 1819)

Hyridella drapeta (Iredale, 1934)

Hyridella glenelgensis (Dennant, 1898)

Hyridella guppyi (E.A. Smith, 1885)

Hyridella misoolensis (Schepman, 1897)

Hyridella narracanensis (Cotton & Gabriel, 1932)

Lortiella froggatti (Iredale, 1934)

Lortiella opertanea (Ponder & Bayer, 2004)

Lortiella rugata (G.B. Sowerby II, 1868)

Microdontia anodontaeformis (Tapparone Canefri, 1883)

Velesunio ambiguus (Philippi, 1847)

Velesunio angasi (G.B. Sowerby II, 1867)

Velesunio moretonicus (Reeve, 1865)

Velesunio sentaniensis (Haas, 1924)

Velesunio wilsonii (Lea, 1859)

Virgus beccarianus (Tapparone Canefri, 1883)

Westralunio albertisi (Clench, 1957)

Westralunio carteri (Iredale, 1934)

Westralunio flyensis (Tapparone Canefri, 1883)

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