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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 Bonetto (1954), 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

Bonetto, A.A. 1954. Nayades del Rio Parana: El genero Diplodon en el biotopo Isleño del Parana medio e inferior. Publicacion Tecnica, Provincia de Santa Fe Secretaria de Argricultura, Ganaderia e Industrias (62). 56 pp., 7 pls.

Attributed Species Names

Diplodon wimani Bertoni, 1925
‘Lea’ Bertoni, 1925, Rev. Soc. Cient. del Paraguay 2(1): ??.
Bonetto, 1954, Publ. Tec., Prov. Santa Fe Secret. Argri., Ganad. e Indust. (62): 41.
Bonetto & Mansur, 1970, Acta Zool. Lilloana 27: 249.
(error for Unio wymanii Lea, 1860)

Taxonomic Opinions

Diplodon burroughianus (Lea, 1834)

Diplodon charruanus (d’Orbigny, 1835)
+ Unio faba d’Orbigny, 1835
+ Unio koseritzi Clessin, 1888
+ Diplodon (s.s.) perplexus Simpson, 1914
+ Diplodon (s.s.) trivialis Simpson, 1914
+ Diplodon hidalgoi Haas, 1916
+ Diplodon fortis Marshall, 1917
+ Diplodon trivialoides Marshall, 1922

Diplodon delodonta delodonta (Lamarck, 1819)
+ Unio lacteolus Lea, 1834
+ Unio divaricatus Lea, 1834
+ Unio fokkesi Dunker, 1852
+ Unio rudus Lea, 1859
+ Unio paraguayensis Lea, 1866
+ Diplodon felipponei Marshall, 1917
+ Diplodon (Cyclomya) smithi Marshall, 1926

Diplodon hylaeus (d’Orbigny, 1835)
+ Unio guaraniana d’Orbigny, 1835
+ Diplodon asuncionis Marshall, 1926

Diplodon parallelopipedon parallelopipedon (Lea, 1834)

Diplodon trifidus (Lea, 1860)

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