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

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Publication Information

Bourguignat. 1885. Bulletins de la Société Malacologique de France 2.
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Species Described
Grandidieria cyrenopsis Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 21.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 9, pl. 1, figs. 7-9.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, figs. 1-3.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0024, Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
Grandidieria gravida Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 23.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 7, pl. 1, figs. 1-6.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94.
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 rostrata Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 23.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 10, pl. 1, figs. 10-12.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94, 103.
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 servainiana Bourguignat, 1885.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 6.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93.
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, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 21.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 7.
Type(s): SYNTYPE BMNH_80-12-20-31, Lake Tanganyika.
= Grandidieria burtoni
 
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
 
 
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