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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 Spinelli (1851), 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

Spinelli, G.B. 1851. Catalogo dei Molluschi Terrestri e Fluviali della Provincia Bresciana con alcune osservazioni sulle principali abitudini e luoghi di dimora dei medesimi. 23 pp.

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Attributed Species Names

Anodonta idrina Spinelli, 1851
Spinelli, 1851, Cat. Moll. Terr. Fluv. Prov. Brescia: 19, figs. 5-6.

Unio spinellii Spinelli, 1851
‘Villa’ Spinelli, 1851, Cat. Moll. Terr. Fluv. Prov. Brescia: 20, figs. 7-8.

Anodonta leprosa benacensis Gredler, 1859
Spinelli, 1851, Cat. Moll. Terr. Fluv. Prov. Brescia: 19. [nomen nudum]
‘Villa’ Gredler, 1859, Verh. Zool.-Bot. Ges. Wien 9: 260.
Villa & Villa, 1871, Bull. Malac. Italiano: 94 [as ‘Anodonta benacensis’]. [nomen nudum]
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Anodonta leprosa Drouët, 1883)

Taxonomic Opinions

Anodonta anatina Drap.

Anodonta benacensis Villa

Anodonta canescens Stentz

Anodonta cygnea (Pfeiff.)

Anodonta idrina Spinelli

Unio corrosus Villa

Unio longirostris Ziegl.

Unio ovalis Meg.

Unio pictorum Lam.

Unio spinellii Villa

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