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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 Férussac (1827), 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

Férussac, A. 1827. Naturgeschichte deutscher Land und Süsswasser-mollusken. — Histoire naturelle des Mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles de l’Allemagne. Bulletin des Sciences Naturelles et de Géologie 10: 413-417.

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Attributed Genus Names

Alasmodonta Say, 1819
‘Say’ of Authors.
Say, 1819, Nich. Encyc. 4: [18].
Barnes, 1823, Amer. J. Sci. 6 (1-2): 275.
Say, 1825, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 5(3-4): 131.
Férussac, 1827, Bull. Sci. Nat. et Géol. 10: 417.
Hildreth, 1828, Amer. J. Sci. 14: 289.
Lea, 1829, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 3 [O. 1]: 421.
Menke, 1830, Syn. Method. Moll.: 106.
Ferussac, 1835, Mag. Zool. 5: 25.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 43.
Schlüter, 1838, Kurzgef. Syst. Verz. Conch. Samml.: 32.
Agassiz, 1852, Arch. Naturg. 18(1): 46.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll. 2(31-32): 499.
Vest, 1866, Verh. Mitth. Siebenbürg. Ver. Naturw. (17): 197.
Sowerby, 1868, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 1.
(new name for Alasmidonta Say, 1818; renamed Anelasmodon Agassiz, 1846)

Attributed Species Names

Unio (Alasmodonta) bonellii Férussac, 1827
Férussac, 1827, Bull. Sci. Nat. et Géol. 10: 417.
(new name for Unio depressa C. Pfeiffer, 1825; renamed Alasmodonta compressa Menke, 1830)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE SMF_4467, A.d. Lijak, Isonzo-Gebiet b. Gorz.

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodonta piscinalis Nilsson

Anodonta ponderosa Pfeiffer

Anodonta ventricosa Pfeiffer

Unio (Alasmodonta) bonellii
+ Unio depressa C. Pfeiffer, 1825

Unio elongatula Mûhlf.

Unio margaritifera Linn. Drap.

Unio rostrata Lam.?

Unio sinuata Lam.

Unio tumida Nilsson

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