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Publication Information

Bourguignat, J.R. 1885. Notice Prodromique sur les Mollusques Terrestres et Fluviatiles Recueillis par M. Victor Giraud dans les Région Méridionale du Lac Tanganyika: 110 pp.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Cameronia giraudi Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 107.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 39.
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 67.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0231, Mpala.
= Pleiodon spekii
 
Cameronia revoiliana Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 107.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 39.
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 67, 79.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0262, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).
= Pleiodon spekii
 
Corbicula tanganikana Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 104.
(new name for Corbicula tanganyicensis Crosse, 1881)
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_3542, Marunga au N de Kapampa, Tanganika.
= Corbicula fluminalis
 
Grandidieria corbicula Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94, 100.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, figs. 10-12.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0020, Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria cyrenopsis Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 9, pl. 1, figs. 7-9.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 21.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, figs. 1-3.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0024, Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria elongata Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93, 94.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0056, Mpala, Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria giraudi Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93, 95.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0050, Mpala, Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria granulosa Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94, 102.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, fig. 21.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0061, Pambete.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria gravida Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 7, pl. 1, figs. 1-6.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 23.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 41, pl. 18, figs. 11-16.
(renamed Unio brevior Martens, 1897)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0029, Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria incarnata Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94, 101.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0134, Mpala, Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria mira Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93, 96.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0127, Mpala, Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria rostrata Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 10, pl. 1, figs. 10-12.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94, 103.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 23.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 41, pl. 18, figs. 17-19.
(renamed Unio rostralis Martens, 1897)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0112, Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria rotundata Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93, 98.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0098, Mpala, Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria servainiana Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 6.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Type(s): SYNTYPE BMNH_80-12-20-21, Lake Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria smithi Bourguignat, 1885.
‘Woodward’ E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: pl. 34, fig. 33a [as ‘Unio burtoni’].
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 21.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 7.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93.
Type(s): SYNTYPE BMNH_80-12-20-31, Lake Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Pisidium giraudi Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 104.
= Pisidium giraudi
 
Unio tanganikanus Bourguignat, 1883.
E.A. Smith, 1880, Proc. Zool. Soc. London: 351 [as ‘Unio tanganyicensis’].
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 18.
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’].
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 7.
(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, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22 [as ‘Grandidieria ujijiensis’].
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 7 [as ‘Grandidieria ujijiensis’].
‘Crosse’ Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94 [as ‘Grandidieria ujijiensis’].
(reference to Unio ujijiensis Crosse, 1881)
= Nyassunio ujijiensis
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Cameronia giraudi. — Bourguignat (1885: 107).
Cameronia revoiliana. — Bourguignat (1885: 107).
Cameronia spekii (Woodward, 1859). — Bourguignat (1885: 106).
Grandidieria burtoni (Woodward). — Bourguignat (1885: 99).
Grandidieria corbicula sp. nov. — Bourguignat (1885: 100).
Grandidieria cyrenopsis Bourguignat. — Bourguignat (1885: 93).
Grandidieria elongata spec. nov. — Bourguignat (1885: 94).
Grandidieria giraudi spec. nov. — Bourguignat (1885: 95).
Grandidieria granulosa sp. nov. — Bourguignat (1885: 102).
Grandidieria gravida Bourguignat, 1885. — Bourguignat (1885: 94).
Grandidieria horei (Smith). — Bourguignat (1885: 93).
Grandidieria incarnata sp. nov. — Bourguignat (1885: 101).
Grandidieria mira spec. nov. — Bourguignat (1885: 96).
Grandidieria rostrata Bourguignat, 1885. — Bourguignat (1885: 103).
Grandidieria rotundata Bourguignat, 1885. — Bourguignat (1885: 98).
Grandidieria servainiana Bourguignat, 1885. — Bourguignat (1885: 93).
Grandidieria smithi Bourguignat. — Bourguignat (1885: 93).
Grandidieria tanganikana (Bourguignat, 1885). — Bourguignat (1885: 102).
Grandidieria thomsoni (Smith). — Bourguignat (1885: 100).
Grandidieria ujijiensis (Crosse). — Bourguignat (1885: 94).
 
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