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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 Utterback (1916), 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

Utterback, W.I. 1916. The naiades of Missouri. V. American Midland Naturalist 4(7): 311-327.

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Attributed Genus Names

Megalonaias Utterback, 1915
Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(4): 123.
Utterback, 1916, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(7): 43.
(correct name for Magnonaias Utterback, 1915)

Magnonaias Utterback, 1915
Utterback, 1915, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(3): 47.
Utterback, 1916, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(7): 7.
(incorrect original spelling of Megalonaias Utterback, 1915)
Type species: Unio heros Say, 1829 (original designation) = Megalonaias nervosa

Attributed Species Names

Anodonta shafferiana Lea, 1870
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 81.
Clessin, 1873, Conchyl. Cab. 9(1): 243, pl. 17, figs. 5-7.
B.H. Wright, 1888, Check List N. Amer. Unionidae etc.: [7].
Call, 1895, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 7: 60.
Utterback, 1916, Amer. Midl. Nat. 4(7): 311.
Frierson, 1927, Check List N. Amer. Naiades: 23.
(error for Anodonta shaefferiana Lea, 1852)

Taxonomic Opinions

Cyprogenia aberti (Conrad)

Cyprogenia aberti lamarckiana (Lea)

Ellipsaria clintonensis (Simpson)

Obliquaria reflexa Rafinesque
+ Unio cornutus Barnes, 1823

Obovaria (Pseudo├Ân) ellipsis (Lea)

Strophitus edentulus (Say)
+ Anodonta shaefferiana Lea, 1852

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