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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 Cotton (1961), 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

Cotton, B.C. 1961. South Australian Mollusca Pelecypoda, Handbook of the Flora and Fauna of South Australia. 363 pp.

Taxonomic Opinions

Alathyria jacksoni Iredale
+ Unio angasi E.A. Smith, 1882
+ Alathyria jacksoni alleni Iredale, 1943
+ Alathyria selwyni Iredale, 1943

Neotrigonia acuticostata (McCoy)

Neotrigonia bednalli Verco, 1907
+ Neotrigonia trua Cotton, 1947

Neotrigonia horia Cotton

Neotrigonia uniophora Gray, 1847
+ Trigonia jukesii A. Adams, 1849

Velesunio ambiguus Philippi, 1847
+ Unio balonnensis Conrad, 1850
+ Unio vittatus Lea, 1859
+ Unio philippianus K├╝ster, 1861
+ Unio (Alasmodon) evansi Adams & Angas, 1864
+ Unio jeffreysianus Lea, 1871
+ Hyridella australis E.A. Smith, 1882
+ Unio protovittatus Hale & Tindale, 1930
+ Velesunio balonnensis adjunctus Iredale, 1934
+ Velesunio mckeowni Iredale, 1943
+ Velesunio testatus Iredale, 1943
+ Velesunio transitus Iredale, 1943

Velesunio wilsonii Lea, 1859

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