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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

This page documents data for Bogan (1993), 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

Bogan, A.E. 1993. Freshwater bivalve extinctions (Mollusca: Unionoida): A search for causes. American Zoologist 33: 599-609.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio elongatus Lea, 1836
‘Pfeiffer’ of Authors.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 37.
Lea, 1838, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 24.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 37.
Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll. 2(31-32): 491.
Haas, 1952, Nautilus 65(4): 118.
Bogan, 1993, Amer. Zool. 33: 602.
(error for Unio elongatula C. Pfeiffer, 1825)

Taxonomic Opinions

Alasmidonta mccordi Athearn, 1964

Alasmidonta robusta Clarke, 1981

Alasmidonta wrightianus Walker, 1901

Epioblasma arcaeformis (Lea, 1831)

Epioblasma biemarginatus (Lea, 1857)

Epioblasma flexuosa (Rafinesque, 1820)

Epioblasma florentina florentina (Lea, 1857)

Epioblasma haysiana (Lea, 1834)

Epioblasma lenior (Lea, 1842)

Epioblasma lewisii (Walker, 1910)

Epioblasma obliquata perobliqua (Conrad, 1836)

Epioblasma personata (Say, 1829)

Epioblasma propinqua (Lea, 1857)

Epioblasma sampsonii (Lea, 1861)

Epioblasma stewardsonii (Lea, 1852)

Epioblasma torulosa gubernaculum (Reeve, 1865)

Epioblasma torulosa torulosa (Rafinesque, 1820)

Epioblasma turgidula (Lea, 1858)

Leguminaia saulcyi (Bourguignat, 1852)

Medionidus mcglameriae van der Schalie, 1939

Potomida littoralis delesserti (Bourguignat, 1852)

Unio elongatus [sic] eucirrus (Bourguignat, 1857)

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