Unis vs Unio - What's the difference?

unis | unio |


As nouns the difference between unis and unio

is that unis is while unio is any of the genus of freshwater mussels.

unis

English

Noun

(head)
  • ----

    unio

    English

    (wikipedia unio)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Any of the genus of freshwater mussels.
  • * 1894 , Sleep of mollusks'' (in ''Popular Science , volume 45, number 1, May 1894, page 99)
  • In June, 1850, a living pond mussel was sent to Dr. Gray from Australia which had been kept out of water more than a year, and instances of the survival of unios without moisture for long periods are not rare.