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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
(and other less consequential bivalves)

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Publication Information

Ibrahim, A.M., H.M. Bishai & M.T. Khalil. 1999. Freshwater molluscs of Egypt. Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency, National Biodiversity Unit (10): 145 pp.

Species Described
Anodonta arcuata Martens, 1866.
‘Cailliaud’ Of Authors.
Martens, 1866, Malak. Blatt.: 11.
Jickeli, 1874, Nova Acta Dtsch. Akad. Naturf.: 265.
Servain, 1890, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 316.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 899.
Kobelt, 1910, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges.: 87.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1336.
Van Damme, 1984, Freshw. Moll. N. Africa: 68.
Mandahl-Barth, 1988, Studies on African Freshwater Bivalves: 73.
Ibrahim et al., 1999, EEAA Nat. Biodiv. Unit: 109.
(error for Anodonta arcuta Cailliaud, 1823)
= Chambardia rubens
 
Caelatura (Horusia) bourguignati Ibrahim et al., 1999.
‘Rochebrune’ Ibrahim et al., 1999, EEAA Nat. Biodiv. Unit: 94.
Bogan, 2004, Jour. Egypt. German Soc. Zool.: ??.
(error for Unio bourguignati Landrin, 1864; mis-ID'd reference to Pharaonia bourguignati Rochebrune, 1886)
= Coelatura aegyptiaca
 
Mutelina pauldicola Ibrahim et al., 1999.
‘Rochebrune’ Ibrahim et al., 1999, EEAA Nat. Biodiv. Unit: 106.
(error for Mutelina paludicola Rochebrune, 1886)
= Mutela mabilli
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Caelatura [sic] (Horusia) aenodus (Bourguignat, 1883) [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 97).
Caelatura [sic] (Horusia) anergus (Bourguignat, 1883) [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 92).
Caelatura [sic] (Horusia) bourguignati (Rochebrune, 1886). — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 94).
Caelatura [sic] (Horusia) parreyssi (Philippi, 1848). — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 91).
Caelatura [sic] (Horusia) petrettinii (Bourguignat, 1883) [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 96).
Caelatura [sic] (Iaronia) gaillardoti (Bourguignat, 1883) [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 89).
Caelatura [sic] (Iaronia) monereus (Bourguignat, 1883) [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 88).
Caelatura [sic] (Iaronia) nilotica (Cailliaud, 1827). — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 85).
Caelatura [sic] (Iaronia) pruneri (Bourguignat, 1883) [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 87).
Caelatura [sic] (Nitia) teretiuscula (Philippi, 1847). — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 98).
Caelatura [sic] (s.s.) aegyptiaca (Cailliaud, 1827). — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 76).
Caelatura [sic] (s.s.) canopicus (Cailliaud, 1827) [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 79).
Caelatura [sic] (s.s.) companyoi (Cailliaud, 1827) [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 78).
Caelatura [sic] (s.s.) emeterus (Bourguignat, 1883) [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 83).
Caelatura [sic] (s.s.) masranus (Cailliaud, 1827) [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 82).
Caelatura [sic] (s.s.) prasidens (Cailliaud, 1827) [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 81).
Etheria elliptica Lamarck, 1807. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 113).
Mutela dubia nilotica (Cailliaud, 1823). — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 104).
Mutela rostrata (Rang, 1835). — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 106).
Mutela singularis (Pallary, 1924). — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 107).
Spathopsis rubens arcuata [sic] (Cailliaud, 1823). — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 109).
Spathopsis wahlbergi hartmanni (Martens, 1866). — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 111).
Spathopsis wahlbergi letourneuxi (Bourguignat, 1890). — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 112).
Unio abyssinicus Martens, 1866. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 101).
Unio elongatulus dembeae Sowerby, 1825 [sic]. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 100).
Unio fayumensis Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 102).
Unio willcocksi Newton, 1899. — Ibrahim et al. (1999: 103).
 
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