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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 Zieritz et al. (2013), 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

Zieritz, A., A.F. Sartori & M.W. Klunzinger. 2013. Research Note: Morphological evidence shows that not all Velesunioninae have smooth umbos. Journal of Molluscan Studies 79: 277-282.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Actinonaias pectorosa (Conrad, 1834)

Alathyria pertexta Iredale, 1934

Aspatharia rugifera (Dunker, 1858)

Chambardia nyassaensis (Lea, 1864)

Delphinonaias delphinulus (Morelet, 1849)

Lortiella froggatti Iredale, 1934

Lortiella rugatus

Mutela rostrata (Rang, 1835)

Pleiodon ovata (Swainson, 1823)

Pleiodon spekii (Woodward, 1859)

Pleurobema sintoxia (Rafinesque, 1820)

Pseudanodonta complanata (Rossmässler, 1835)

Pseudospatha tanganyicensis (Smith, 1880)

Unio pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758)

Velesunio ambiguus

Velesunio angasi

Velesunio wilsonii (Lea, 1859)

Westralunio carteri Iredale, 1934

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