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Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Unio pictorum (Linnaeus 1758)

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:338030


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Unio Philipson 1788 [genus]

no synonyms present in the database for this taxon

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

pictorum Linnaeus 1758 [species]

Mya

pictorum Linnaeus 1758 [nominotypical subspecies]

Mya

Considered as subspecies although they are not so described (Haas, F. 1969)

= deshayesi Michaud 1832

Unio

= limosus Nilsson 1822

Unio

Check non-nominotypical subspecies for additional (sub)species group names / synonyms


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Mollusca

Class

Bivalvia

Subclass

Eulamellibranchia

Superorder

Palaeoheterodonta

Order

Unionoida

Superfamily

Unionoidea

Family

Unionidae

Subfamily

Unioninae

Genus

Unio

Species

pictorum

Subspecies

ascanius

Subspecies

gaudioni

Subspecies

latirostris

Subspecies

pictorum

Subspecies

platyrhynchoideus

Subspecies

platyrhynchus

Subspecies

praeposterus

Subspecies

proechistus

Subspecies

rostratus

Subspecies

schrenkianus



Distribution

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Experts

Name

Fauna Europaea status

Araujo, Dr Rafael

group coordinator

Araujo, Dr Rafael

taxonomic specialist


References

Accepted name:

Unio pictorum (Linnaeus 1758)

Author

Year

Title

Source

Ellis, A. E.

1978

British freshwater bivalve mollusca. Key and Notes for the Identification of the Species

Synopses of the British Fauna (New series), No. 11.The Linnean Society of London. Academic Press, London: 93pp.

Falkner, G., Bank, R. A. & Proschwitz, T von.

2001

Check-list of the non-marine Molluscan Species-group taxa of the States of Northern, Atlantic and Central Europe

Heldia, 4(1/2): 1-76.

Haas, F.

1969

Superfamilia Unionacea

Das Tierreich, 88(I-X): 1-663

Piechocki, A. & Dyduch-Falniowska, A.

1993

Mieczaki malze

Polskie Towarzystwo Hydeobiologiczne. Fauna Slodkowodna Polski. Warszawa: 200 pp.

Species synonyms:

pictorum Linnaeus 1758 [nominotypical subspecies]

Author

Year

Title

Source

Haas, F.

1969

Superfamilia Unionacea

Das Tierreich, 88(I-X): 1-663

Haas, F.

1969

Superfamilia Unionacea

Das Tierreich, 88(I-X): 1-663

= deshayesi Michaud 1832

no references present in the database for this name

= limosus Nilsson 1822

no references present in the database for this name




 

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