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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 Lewis (1872), 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

Lewis, J. 1872. Shells of Tennessee, No. 2. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 24: 108-114.

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Attributed Species Names

Cyclas occidentale Lewis, 1856
‘Prime’ Lewis, 1856, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 6(1): 2.
Prime, 1865, Smithsonian Misc. Coll. (145): 41, fig. 34.
‘Prime’ Lewis, 1872, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 24: 109.
(new name for Cyclas ovalis Prime, 1853)

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodonta edentula Say

Margaritana minor Lea

Pisidium abditum Haldeman

Pisidium compressum Prime

Pisidium virginicum Bgt.

Sphærium fabale Prime

Sphærium occidentale Prime

Unio argenteus Lea

Unio conradicus Lea

Unio cumberlandianus Lea

Unio jonesii Lea

Unio pilaris Lea

Unio pybasii Lea

Unio sparsus Lea

Unio tumescens Lea

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