WoRMS taxon details

Dreissena Van Beneden, 1835

181565  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:181565)

accepted
Genus
Dreissena (Carinodreissena) Lvova & Starobogatov, 1982· accepted, alternate representation
Dreissena (Dreissena) Van Beneden, 1835· accepted, alternate representation
Dreissensia (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Species Dreissena caspia Eichwald, 1855
Species Dreissena grimmi Andrusov, 1890
Species Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771)

Species Dreissena elata Andrusov, 1897 (nomen dubium)

Species Dreissena bugensis Andrusov, 1897 represented as Dreissena rostriformis bugensis Andrusov, 1897 (taxonomic rank is controversed: species or subspecies?)

Species Dreissena africana Van Beneden, 1835 accepted as Mytilopsis africana (Van Beneden, 1835)
Species Dreissena andrusovi Andrusov, 1897 accepted as Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771) (a junior synonym)
Species Dreissena aralensis Andrusov, 1897 accepted as Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771) (a junior synonym)
Species Dreissena bananaensis Preston, 1909 accepted as Mytilopsis ornata (Morelet, 1885) (junior synonym)
Species Dreissena bedoti Locard, 1893 accepted as Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771)
Species Dreissena curta Locard, 1893 accepted as Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771)
Species Dreissena cyanea Van Beneden, 1838 accepted as Mytilopsis africana (Van Beneden, 1835)
Species Dreissena distincta Andrusov, 1897 accepted as Dreissena grimmi Andrusov, 1890 (a junior synonym)
Species Dreissena domingensis Récluz, 1852 accepted as Mytilopsis sallei (Récluz, 1849)
Species Dreissena eichwaldi Issel, 1865 accepted as Dreissena caspia Eichwald, 1855
Species Dreissena elongata Locard, 1893 accepted as Dreissena siouffi Locard, 1893
Species Dreissena gibberosa Preston, 1909 accepted as Mytilopsis africana (Van Beneden, 1835)
Species Dreissena gundlachii Dunker, 1855 accepted as Mytilopsis sallei (Récluz, 1849)
Species Dreissena harmandi Rochebrune, 1882 accepted as Sinomytilus harmandi (Rochebrune, 1882) (original combination)
Species Dreissena hermosa Locard, 1893 accepted as Dreissena gallandi Locard, 1893
Species Dreissena holmi d'Ailly, 1896 accepted as Mytilopsis ornata (Morelet, 1885)
Species Dreissena küsteri Dunker, 1855 accepted as Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771)
Species Dreissena lacunosa Locard, 1893 accepted as Dreissena gallandi Locard, 1893
Species Dreissena lacustris Morelet, 1860 accepted as Mytilopsis lacustris (Morelet, 1860)
Species Dreissena letourneuxi Locard, 1893 accepted as Dreissena gallandi Locard, 1893
Species Dreissena locardi Locard, 1893 accepted as Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771)
Species Dreissena lutetiana Locard, 1893 accepted as Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771)
Species Dreissena massiei Morlet, 1892 accepted as Sinomytilus harmandi (Rochebrune, 1882)
Species Dreissena moerchiana Dunker, 1855 accepted as Mytilopsis sallei (Récluz, 1849)
Species Dreissena obtusecarinata Andrusov, 1897 accepted as Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771)
Species Dreissena pallasi Andrusov, 1897 accepted as Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771) (junior synonym)
Species Dreissena paradoxa Locard, 1893 accepted as Dreissena polymorpha (Pallas, 1771)
Species Dreissena purpurascens Benson in Cantor, 1842 accepted as Mytilisepta virgata (Wiegmann, 1837)
Species Dreissena sallei Récluz, 1849 accepted as Mytilopsis sallei (Récluz, 1849) (original combination)
Species Dreissena thiesae Locard, 1893 accepted as Dreissena carinata (Dunker, 1853) (a junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
feminine
Beneden, P.J. van. (1835). Histoire naturelle et anatomique du Driessena [sic] polymorpha, genre nouveau dans la famille de mylilacées [sic]. <em>Bulletins de L'Academie Royale des Sciences et Belles-lettres de Bruxelles.</em> 2(1): 25-26., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2880332
page(s): 25 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Dreissena Van Beneden, 1835. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=181565 on 2021-03-02
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2005-09-26 12:09:47Z
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2013-08-21 23:40:39Z
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original description Beneden, P.J. van. (1835). Histoire naturelle et anatomique du Driessena [sic] polymorpha, genre nouveau dans la famille de mylilacées [sic]. <em>Bulletins de L'Academie Royale des Sciences et Belles-lettres de Bruxelles.</em> 2(1): 25-26., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2880332
page(s): 25 [details]   

original description  (of Dreissena (Carinodreissena) Lvova & Starobogatov, 1982) Lvova, A.A. & Starobogatov, Ya.I. (1982). A new species of the genus Dreissena (Bivalvia, Dreissenida) from the Okhridsky Lake. Zoologicheskii Zhurnal, 61 (11): 1749-1752. Moskva. [in Russian].
page(s): 1749 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.P. (2010). Nomenclator of bivalve families; with a classification of bivalve families by R. Bieler, J.G. Carter & E.V. Coan. <em>Malacologia.</em> 52(2): 1-184. [details]   

additional source InvertEBase. (2015). Authority files of U.S. and Canadian land and freshwater mollusks developed for the InvertEBase project (invertebase.org).  [details]   
 
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