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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 D.G. Smith (2001), 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

Smith, D.G. 2001. Systematics and distribution of Recent Margaritiferidae. [in] Bauer & Wächtler, Ecology and Evolution of the Freshwater Mussels Unionoida, Ecological Studies 145: 33-49.

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Attributed Genus Names

Margaritinopsis D.G. Smith, 2001
D.G. Smith, 2001, [in] Bauer & Wächtler, Ecol. Evol. Unionoida 145: 42.
(error for Margaritanopsis Haas, 1910)

Attributed Species Names

Unio decumbans D.G. Smith, 2001
‘Lea’ D.G. Smith, 2001, [in] Bauer & Wächtler, Ecol. Evol. Unionoida 145: 43.
(error for Unio decumbens Lea, 1861)

Taxonomic Opinions

Margaritanopsis dahurica (Middendorff, 1850)

Margaritanopsis falcata (Gould, 1850)

Margaritanopsis laevis (Haas, 1910)

Margaritanopsis laosensis (Lea, 1863)
+ Margaritana woodthorpi Godwin-Austen, 1919

Margaritanopsis middendorffii (Rosén, 1926)

Margaritanopsis monodonta (Say, 1829)

Margaritifera decumbens Lea, 1861

Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)

Pseudunio auricularia (Spengler, 1793)
+ Unio sinuata Lamarck, 1819

Pseudunio hembeli (Conrad, 1838)

Pseudunio homsensis (Lea, 1864)
+ Unio episcopalis Tristram, 1865
+ Unio barroisi Drouët, 1893
+ Margaritana syriaca Pallary, 1929

Pseudunio marocana (Pallary, 1918)
+ Margaritana redomica Pallary, 1923
+ Margaritana dernaica Pallary, 1928

Pseudunio marrianae (Johnson, 1983)

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