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Unio pictorum  (Linnaeus, 1758)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 983626

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Mya pictorum Linnaeus, 1758
    Mya nodosa Gmelin, 1791
    Unio nodulosa Lamarck, 1819
    Unio rostrata Lamarck, 1819
    Unio limosus Nilsson, 1822
    Unio deshayesii Michaud, 1831
    Unio michaudiana Des Moulins, 1833
    Unio platyrhynchus Rossmässler, 1835
    Unio longirostris Rossmässler, 1836
    Unio graniger J.F. Schmidt, 1840
    Potamida sicula Swainson, 1840
    Unio ponderosus Rossmässler, 1842
    Unio mucidus Morelet, 1845
    Unio platyrinchoideus Dupuy, 1849
    Unio philippii Dupuy, 1849
    Unio praeposterus Küster, 1853
    Unio latirostris Küster, 1853
    Unio arca Küster, 1853
    Unio decollatus Küster, 1853
    Unio maltzani Küster, 1854
    Unio quinqueannulatus Küster, 1854
    Unio baletonicus Küster, 1861
    Unio proechus Bourguignat, 1862
    Unio actephilus Bourguignat, 1862
    Unio danielis Gassies, 1867
    Unio proechistus Bourguignat, 1870
    Unio baudoni Folin & Bérillon, 1874
    Unio schrenkianus Clessin, 1880
    Unio balatonicus Servain, 1881
    Unio dubreili Servain, 1881
    Unio gaudioni Drouët, 1881
    Unio jousseaumei Bourguignat in Locard, 1882
    Unio cancrorum Bourguignat in Locard, 1882
    Unio rostratellus Bourguignat in Locard, 1882
    Unio falsus Bourguignat in Locard, 1882
    Unio gestroianus Bourguignat in Locard, 1882
    Unio berilloni Locard, 1882
    Unio hauterivianus Bourguignat in Locard, 1882
    Unio corbini Bourguignat in Locard, 1882
    Unio milneedwardsi Bourguignat in Locard, 1882
    Unio fagoti Bourguignat in Locard, 1882
    Unio philippei Locard, 1882
    Unio renei Locard, 1882
    Unio rhynchetinus Letourneux in Bourguignat, 1883
    Unio strigatus Servain, 1887
    Unio cavarellus Servain, 1887
    Unio moussonianus Clessin, 1887
    Unio subbalatonicus Bourguignat in Servain, 1888
    Unio charpyi Drouet, 1888
    Unio lesumicus Bourguignat in Locard, 1889
    Unio brebissoni Locard, 1889
    Unio siliquiformis Locard, 1889
    Unio macropisthus Locard, 1889
    Unio hopitali Locard, 1889
    Unio lugdunicus Bourguignat in Locard, 1889
    Unio cristulatus Drouët, 1889
    Unio perroudi Locard, 1889
    Unio moriscottei Folin, 1889
    Unio brindosopsis Locard, 1889
    Unio rectus Locard, 1893
    Unio octavius Locard, 1893
    Unio oeschrus Castro in Locard, 1899
    Unio desfontainianus Bourguignat in Locard, 1899
    Unio mycrodactylus Fagot in Locard, 1899
    Unio gentilis Haas in Hesse, 1911
    Unio annulatus Kobelt, 1912
    Unio ascanius Kobelt, 1913
    Unio eucallistus Kobelt, 1915
    Unio kalmykorum Bogachev, 1924
    Unio michaudi Germain, 1931
    Unio protractus Lindholm, 1932
    Unio lindholmi Zhadin, 1938
    Unio pictorum grandis Rossmässler, 1842
    Unio pallens albina Küster, 1854
    Unio pictorum radiatus Moquin-Tandon, 1855
    Unio pictorum flavescens Moquin-Tandon, 1855
    Unio pictorum milleti Moquin-Tandon, 1855
    Unio pictorum tumens de Joannis, 1859
    Unio requieni rostralis de Joannis, 1859
    Unio limosus maxima Mörch, 1863
    Unio limosus pumila Mörch, 1863
    Unio pictorum pachyodon Jordan, 1879
    Unio pictorum battonensis Kobelt, 1896
    Unio joannisi nigra Germain, 1904
    Unio tumens major Germain, 1904
    Unio pictorum okae Kobelt & Haas, 1911
    Unio pictorum okensis Zhadin, 1938
    Unio pictorum pygmaeus Zhadin, 1938
    Unio pictorum defectivus Zhadin, 1938
    Unio limosus behningi Starobogatov & Pirogov, 1970
    Unio pictorum tisianus Nesemann, 1993
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassBivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 – bivalves, clams, bivalves, palourdes, bivalve, mexilhão, ostra  
                   SubclassPalaeoheterodonta Newell, 1965  
                      OrderUnionoida Stoliczka, 1871  
                         SuperfamilyUnionoidea Rafinesque, 1820  
                            FamilyUnionidae Rafinesque, 1820  
                               SubfamilyUnioninae Rafinesque, 1820  
                                  TribeUnionini Rafinesque, 1820  
                                     GenusUnio Philipsson in Retzius, 1788  
                                        SpeciesUnio pictorum (Linnaeus, 1758)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: MUSSEL Project Web Site, website (version 08Aug2013)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Notes: Graf, D.L. & K.S. Cummings. 2013. The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves), updated 8 August 2013. MUSSEL Project Web Site,   
  Reference for: Unio pictorum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Graf, Daniel L., and Kevin S. Cummings  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Review of the systematics and global diversity of freshwater mussel species (Bivalvia: Unionoida)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Molluscan Studies, vol. 73, part 4   
  Page(s): 291-314   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0260-1230   
  Notes: doi: 10.1093/mollus/eym029   
  Reference for: Unio pictorum   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  



  Comment: Widespread in Europe, from the Atlantic to the Volga and Black Sea  



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