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Publication Information

Olsson & Wurtz. 1951. New Colombian Naiades, with observations on other species. Notulae Naturae (239): 1-9.

Species Described
Chevronais colombiana Olsson & Wurtz, 1951.
Olsson & Wurtz, 1951, Notulae Naturae: 6, text fig. 3-6.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) ANSP_187181, Rio Caqueta, above Tres Esquinas, Colombia.
= Castalia ambigua
 
Diplodontites pilsbryana Olsson & Wurtz, 1951.
Olsson & Wurtz, 1951, Notulae Naturae: 7, figs. 7-10.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_187180, Cano Las Animas, near Chiriguana, Colombia.
= Diplodontites pilsbryana
 
Prisodon (Triplodon) rugosissima savillei Olsson & Wurtz, 1951.
Olsson & Wurtz, 1951, Notulae Naturae: 5, figs. 11-12.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Hyria rugosissima Sowerby, 1869)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_187179, Rio Mecaya Area, Caqueta [= Japurá] Basin, Colombia.
= Triplodon corrugatus
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Anodontites colombiensis Marshall, 1922. — Olsson & Wurtz (1951: 8).
Chevronais colombiana Olsson & Wurtz, 1951. — Olsson & Wurtz (1951: 6).
Diplodontites cookei Marshall, 1922. — Olsson & Wurtz (1951: 8).
Diplodontites pilsbryana Olsson & Wurtz, 1951. — Olsson & Wurtz (1951: 7).
Prisodon (Triplodon) amazonia (Frierson, 1914). — Olsson & Wurtz (1951: 6).
Prisodon (Triplodon) rugosissima (Sowerby, 1869). — Olsson & Wurtz (1951: 5).
Prisodon (Triplodon) rugosissima savillei new subspecies. — Olsson & Wurtz (1951: 5).
 
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