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Publication Information

Bourguignat, J.R. 1883. Mollusques Fluviatiles du Nyanza Oukéréwé (Victoria-Nyanza), suivis d’une note sur les genres Cameronia et Burtonia du Tanganika.: 23 pp., 1 pl.
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Species Described
Burtonia livingstoniana Bourguignat, 1883.
E.A. Smith, 1880, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: pl. 31, fig. 8a [as ‘Spatha tanganyicensis’] [in part].
E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 296, pl. 34, fig. 32 [as ‘Spatha tanganyicensis’].
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 23.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 38.
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 32.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 59.
= Pseudospatha tanganyicensis
 
Burtonia tanganikana Bourguignat, 1883.
E.A. Smith, 1880, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 350, pl. 31, fig. 8 [as ‘Spatha tanganyicensis’].
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 20, footnote.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 38.
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 32.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 59.
(new name for Spatha tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880)
= Pseudospatha tanganyicensis
 
Mutela subdiaphana Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 5, 17 [nomen nudum].
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 12.
‘Bourguignat’ Pallary, 1909, Mém. Inst. Égypte: 83.
= Mutela bourguignati
 
Unio duponti Bourguignat, 1883.
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 8, figs. 10-12.
(prim. homonym of Unio duponti Rochebrune, 1881; renamed Unio postumus Rochebrune, 1904)
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0064, Nyanza.
= Coelatura hauttecoeuri
 
Unio edwardsianus Bourguignat, 1883.
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 12, figs. 7-9.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0018, Nyanza.
= Coelatura hauttecoeuri
 
Unio grandidieri Bourguignat, 1883.
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 7, figs. 4-6.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0026, Nyanza.
= Coelatura hauttecoeuri
 
Unio grantianus Bourguignat, 1883.
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 14.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) MNHN_MP_0028, Nyanza.
= Coelatura hauttecoeuri
 
Unio hauttecoeuri Bourguignat, 1883.
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 5, figs. 1-3 [as ‘hauttecœuri’].
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0130, Nyanza Oukereuve (Victoria Nyanza).
= Coelatura hauttecoeuri
 
Unio jickelii Bourguignat, 1883.
Bourguignat, 1883, Hist. Malac. Abyssinie: 135.
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 17.
= Unio mancus
 
Unio monceti Bourguignat, 1883.
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 15, figs. 13-15.
= Nitia monceti
 
Unio ruellani Bourguignat, 1883.
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 10, figs. 16-18.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0095, Nyanza.
= Coelatura hauttecoeuri
 
Unio tanganikanus Bourguignat, 1883.
E.A. Smith, 1880, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 351 [as ‘Unio tanganyicensis’].
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 18.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 7.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94, 102 [as ‘Grandidieria tanganikana’].
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22 [as ‘Grandidieria tanganikana’].
(new name for Unio tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880)
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Unio ujijiensis Bourguignat, 1883.
‘Crosse’ Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 18.
‘Crosse’ Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94 [as ‘Grandidieria ujijiensis’].
‘Crosse’ Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22 [as ‘Grandidieria ujijiensis’].
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 7 [as ‘Grandidieria ujijiensis’].
(reference to Unio ujijiensis Crosse, 1881)
= Nyassunio ujijiensis
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Burtonia tanganikana. — Bourguignat (1883: 20).
Cameronia spekei [sic] (Woodward, 1859). — Bourguignat (1883: 19).
Unio abyssinicus. — Bourguignat (1883: 17).
Unio acuminatus Adams, 1866. — Bourguignat (1883: 17).
Unio burtoni Woodward, 1859. — Bourguignat (1883: 18).
Unio dembeæ. — Bourguignat (1883: 17).
Unio duponti. — Bourguignat (1883: 8).
Unio edwardsianus. — Bourguignat (1883: 12).
Unio grandidieri. — Bourguignat (1883: 7).
Unio grantianus. — Bourguignat (1883: 14).
Unio hauttecœuri. — Bourguignat (1883: 5).
Unio horei Smith, 1880. — Bourguignat (1883: 18).
Unio jickelii. — Bourguignat (1883: 17).
Unio monceti. — Bourguignat (1883: 15).
Unio ruellani. — Bourguignat (1883: 10).
Unio tanganikanus Bourguignat, 1883. — Bourguignat (1883: 18).
Unio thomsoni Smith, 1880. — Bourguignat (1883: 18).
Unio ujijiensis Crosse, 1881. — Bourguignat (1883: 18).
Unio æneus. — Bourguignat (1883: 17).
 
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