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Venustaconcha ellipsiformis (Conrad, 1836)

857413  (

marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Venustaconcha ellipsiformis (Conrad, 1836). Accessed at: on 2020-09-27
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original description  (of Unio venustus I. Lea, 1838) Lea, I. (1838). Description of new freshwater and land shells. <em>Transactions of the American Philosophical Society.</em> new ser., 6: 1-154, plates 1-24., available online at
page(s): 4, pl. 2, fig. 4 [details]   

original description  (of Unio spatulatus I. Lea, 1845) Lea, I. (1845). Descriptions of new fresh water and land shells. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, 4(33): 162-168, available online at
page(s): 164 [details]   

basis of record Watters, G.; Hoggarth, M. A.; Stansberry, D. H. (2009). The Freshwater Mussels of Ohio. <em>Ohio State University Press, Columbus.</em> xiii + 421 pp. [details]   

additional source InvertEBase. (2015). Authority files of U.S. and Canadian land and freshwater mollusks developed for the InvertEBase project (  [details]   
English ellipse  [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (IZ MOL 84971 Unio venustus)
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