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Fusconaia  Simpson, 1900
Taxonomic Serial No.: 80040

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Lexingtonia Ortmann, 1914
    Quincuncina Ortmann in Ortmann & Walker, 1922
    Reginaia Campbell & Lydeard, 2012
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   

 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  
                               SubfamilyAmbleminae Rafinesque, 1820  
                                  TribePleurobemini Hannibal, 1912  
                                     GenusFusconaia Simpson, 1900  
    Direct Children:  
                                        Species Fusconaia apalachicola Williams & Fradkin, 1999 – Apalachicola ebonyshell 
                                        Species Fusconaia askewi (Marsh, 1896) – Texas pigtoe 
                                        Species Fusconaia burkei (Walker in Ortmann & Walker, 1922) – tapered pigtoe 
                                        Species Fusconaia cerina (Conrad, 1838) – southern pigtoe 
                                        Species Fusconaia cor (Conrad, 1834) – shiny pigtoe 
                                        Species Fusconaia cuneolus (Lea, 1840) – fine-rayed pigtoe 
                                        Species Fusconaia ebena (Lea, 1831) – ebonyshell 
                                        Species Fusconaia escambia Clench & Turner, 1956 – narrow pigtoe 
                                        Species Fusconaia flava (Rafinesque, 1820) – Wabash pigtoe 
                                        Species Fusconaia lananensis (Frierson, 1901) – triangle pigtoe 
                                        Species Fusconaia masoni (Conrad, 1834) – Atlantic pigtoe 
                                        Species Fusconaia mitchelli (Simpson in Dall, 1896) – false spike 
                                        Species Fusconaia ozarkensis (Call, 1887) – Ozark pigtoe 
                                        Species Fusconaia rotulata (B.H. Wright, 1899) – round ebonyshell 
                                        Species Fusconaia subrotunda (Lea, 1831) – long-solid, longsolid 

  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: Fusconaia   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Fusconaia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al.  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title: Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26   
  Page(s): 526   
  Publisher: American Fisheries Society   
  Publication Place: Bethesda, Maryland, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-888569-01-8, 0097-0638  
  Reference for: Fusconaia   

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