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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

For each valid genus, the nominal generic synonyms are listed. The taxonomic history (since 1900) at the bottom of the page lists the genera to which all of the currently included species have been classified.

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genus Monocondylaea d’Orbigny, 1835: nominal genera
     8 valid species

Aplodon Wagner, 1827
Spix in Wagner, 1827, Test. Fluv. Brasil.: pl. 25, figs. 1-2.
(homonym of Rafinesque, 1819 [Gastrop.]; renamed Spixoconcha Pilsbry, 1893)
Type species: Aplodon inerme Wagner, 1827 (monotypy) = Monocondylaea minuana

Monocondylaea d’Orbigny, 1835
d’Orbigny, 1835, Mag. Zool. 5(61-62): 37.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Unio Retzius, 1788; renamed Monocondylus Morelet, 1866)
Type species: Unio (Monocondylaea) paraguayana d’Orbigny, 1835 (original designation) = Monocondylaea paraguayana

Monocondylea Moricand, 1837
Moricand, 1837, Mém. Soc. Phys. Hist. Nat. Genève 8(1): 145.
d’Orbigny, 1846, Voyage dans l’Amérique Méridionale 5: 611.
Gray, 1847, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 15: 196.
Herrmannsen, 1849, Ind. Gener. Malacol. 2: 668.
Gould, 1850, Proc. Boston Soc. Nat. Hist. 3: 293.
Hupé, 1857, [in] Castelnau, Amim. Nouv. Rares d’Amer. Sud: 84.
Petit de la Saussaye, 1865, J. de Conch. 13: 15.
Heude, 1875, Conch. Fluv. Nanking (1): pl. 4.
Deshayes & Jullien, 1876, Nouv. Arch. Mus. Hist. Nat. Paris 10: 117.
Morlet, 1889, J. de Conch. 37: 165.
Hoeh et al., 2009, Malacologia 51(2): 310.
(error for Monocondylaea d’Orbigny, 1835)

Monocondyla Gray, 1840
Gray, 1840, Synopt. Cont. Brit. Mus. 42nd ed.: 150.
(error for Monocondylaea d’Orbigny, 1835)

Monocondyloea Lea, 1852
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 45 [as ‘Monocondylœa’].
Lea, 1859, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 11: 187 [as ‘Monocondylœa’].
Lea, 1860, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 4 [O. 7]: 235 [53] [as ‘Monocondylœa’].
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 73 [as ‘Monocondylœa’].
(error for Monocondylaea d’Orbigny, 1835)

Monocondloea Lea, 1862
Lea, 1862, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 14: 176 [as ‘Monocondlœa’].
(error for Monocondylaea d’Orbigny, 1835)

Monocondylus Morelet, 1866
Morelet, 1866, J. de Conch. 14: 62.
Morelet, 1866, Rev. Mag. Zool. 18: 167.
(new name for Monocondylaea d’Orbigny, 1835)

Monocondyloia Paetel, 1875
Paetel, 1875, Fam. Gatt. Moll.: 128.
(error for Monocondylaea d’Orbigny, 1835)

Moncondylaea Clessin, 1876
Clessin, 1876, Conchyl. Cab.: 251.
(error for Monocondylaea d’Orbigny, 1835)

Spixoconcha Pilsbry, 1893
Pilsbry, 1893, Nautilus 7: 30.
(new name for Aplodon Wagner, 1827)

Monocondilaea Salisbury, 1948
Salisbury, 1948, Zool. Rec. 82: 50.
(error for Monocondylaea d’Orbigny, 1835)

Spixioconcha Simone, 2006
‘Pilsbry’ Simone, 2006, Land. Freshw. Moll. Brazil.: 290.
(error for Spixoconcha Pilsbry, 1893)

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

MonocondylaeaSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914), Ortmann (1921), Marshall (1922), ..., Torres et al. (2018), Guerra et al. (2019), Mansur et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021)
IheringellaSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914)
MonocondylæaCorsi (1900)
AplodonIhering (1910)
Monocondylea [sic]Rumi et al. (2008), Hoeh et al. (2009)

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