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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 Ng et al. (2016), 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

Ng, T.H., S.K. Tan, W.H. Wong, R. Meier, S.-Y. Chan et al. 2016. Molluscs for sale: Assessment of freshwater gastropods and bivalves in the ornamental pet trade. PLoS One 11(8), e0161130: 1-23.

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Attributed Species Names

Hyriopsis bialatus Brandt, 1974
‘Simpson’ of Authors.
Brandt, 1974, Arch. Moll. 105: 272, pl. 21, fig. 36.
Ng et al., 2016, PLoS One 11(8), e0161130: 5, Table S2.
Muanta et al., 2019, J. Moll. Studies 85(2): 225.
(error for Hyriopsis bialatus Simpson, 1900)

Scabies crispata Pfeiffer & Graf, 2015
‘Gould’ of Authors.
‘Gould’ Pfeiffer & Graf, 2015, Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 175(2): [4].
Ng et al., 2016, PLoS One 11(8), e0161130: [5].
Bolotov et al., 2017, Sci. Repts. 7: [6], Table S1 [as ‘Scabies aff. crispata’].
Konopleva et al., 2017, Systemat. Biodiv. 15(3): 207.
(misidentified reference to Unio crispata Gould, 1843)

Taxonomic Opinions

Batissa similis Prime, 1862

Batissa violacea (Lamarck, 1818)

Corbicula fluminea (Müller, 1774)

Corbicula moltkiana Prime, 1878

Hyriopsis bialata (Simpson, 1900)

Hyriopsis desowitzi Brandt, 1974

Parreysia burmana (Blanford, 1869)

Parreysia olivacea

Parreysia tavoyensis (Gould, 1843)

Pilsbryoconcha exilis (Lea, 1856)

Scabies crispata (Gould, 1843)

Sinanodonta woodiana (Lea, 1834)

Unionetta fabagina (Deshayes & Jullien, 1874)

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