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Publication Information

Germain, L. 1931. Mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles. Faune de France 22: 479-897.
Availably electronically? yes.

Species Described
Anodonta bisuntinensis Germain, 1931.
‘Locard’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 757.
(error for Anodonta bisuntiensis Locard, 1890)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta cygnaea Poiret, 1801.
‘Linnaeus’ Of Authors.
Poiret, 1801, Coq. Fluv., et Terr. de l’Aisne: 109 [’Anodontites cygnæa’].
Gassies, 1849, Moll. Agenais: 189 [as ‘cygnæa’].
Dupuy, 1852, Hist. Natur. Moll. France: 601.
de Joannis, 1859, Ann. Soc. Linn. Maine-et-Loire: 268.
Bourguignat, 1881, Mater. Moll. Acécphales Syst. Europ.: 140.
Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç.: 269.
Bourguignat, 1882, Natural. Sicil.: 20 [1].
Bourguignat, 1883, Aperçu Unionid. Pénins. Ital.: 89.
Locard, 1890, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 70 [26].
Baichère, 1890, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 126.
Fagot, 1892, Bull. Soc. Ramond: 39.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 234.
Locard, 1899, Conchyliol. Portug.: 267.
Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France: 289.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 752.
‘Linnaeus’ Daget, 1998, Cat. Bivalves Africains: 19.
Dhora, 2009, Arch. Biol. Sci. Belgrade: 547.
(error for Mytilus cygneus Linnaeus, 1758)
= Anodonta cygnea
 
Anodonta cyrthoptychia Germain, 1931.
‘Bourguignat’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 769.
(error for Anodonta cyrtoptychia Bourguignat, 1881)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta divinata Germain, 1931.
‘Bourguignat’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 769.
(error for Anodonta divinita Locard, 1890)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta elodea Germain, 1904.
‘Péchaud’ Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France: 311 [74].
‘Péchaud’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 757.
(error for Anodonta elodaea Péchaud, 1884)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta eunatoia Germain, 1931.
‘Bourguignat’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 761.
(error for Anodonta eunotaia Bourguignat, 1881)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta fastigiata Germain, 1931.
‘Bourg. et Péchaud’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 757.
(error for Anodonta fastigata Locard, 1890)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta forschammeri Locard, 1882.
“Mörch” Of Authors.
Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç.: 268.
Locard, 1890, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 65 [21].
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 230.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 753.
(error for Anodonta forchhammeri Mörch, 1863)
= Anodonta cygnea
 
Anodonta fragilima Locard, 1893.
‘Bourguignat’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 233.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 756.
(error for Anodonta fragillima Bourguignat, 1881)
= Anodonta cygnea
 
Anodonta francfurti Locard, 1890.
‘Servain’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1890, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 127 [83].
Martens, 1891, Nachr. Bl. Dtsch. Malak. Ges.: 24.
Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France: 323.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 759.
(error for Anodonta frankfurti Servain, 1882)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta henriquezi Locard, 1884.
‘Castro’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1884, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 11.
Westerlund, 1890, Fauna Paläarct. Binnenconch.: 206.
Locard, 1890, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 68 [24].
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 232.
Locard, 1899, Conchyliol. Portug.: 263.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 753.
(error for Anodonta henriquesi da Silva e Castro, 1883)
= Anodonta cygnea
 
Anodonta mabillei Locard, 1882.
‘Bourguignat’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç.: 273.
Locard, 1890, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 86 [42].
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 254.
Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France: 298, footnote.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 761.
(error for Anodonta mabilli Bourguignat, 1881)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta nannunopsis Germain, 1931.
‘Locard’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 761.
(error for Anodonta nanusopsis Locard, 1890)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta nivirnensis Germain, 1931.
‘Locard’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 753.
(error for Anodonta nevirnensis Locard, 1884)
= Anodonta cygnea
 
Anodonta peleca Locard, 1890.
‘Servain in Locard’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1890, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 128 [84].
Martens, 1891, Nachr. Bl. Dtsch. Malak. Ges.: 24.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 309.
Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France: 324.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 758.
(error for Anodonta pelaeca Locard, 1882)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta rhynchota Locard, 1890.
‘Servain’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1890, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 100 [56].
Martens, 1891, Nachr. Bl. Dtsch. Malak. Ges.: 21.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 272.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 769.
(error for Anodonta rynchota Servain, 1882)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta rossmaessleriana Drouët, 1889.
‘Dupuy’ Of Authors.
Drouët, 1889, Mém. Acad. Sci. Dijon: 98.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 764 [as ‘rossmässleriana’].
Modell, 1945, Jena. Z. Med. Naturw.: 73.
(error for Anodonta rossmassleriana Dupuy, 1843)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Anodonta veschaldei Germain, 1931.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 754, 756.
(error for Anodonta vaschaldei Locard, 1890)
= Anodonta cygnea
 
Anodonta subrhombea var. depereti Germain, 1931.
‘Locard’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 773.
(new name for Anodonta deperetiana Locard, 1890)
= Anodonta anatina
 
Unio asterianus Lea, 1852.
‘Dupuy’ Of Authors.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 39.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 720.
(error for Unio astierianus Dupuy, 1849)
= Potomida littoralis
 
Unio bigerriensis Paetel, 1890.
‘Millet’ Of Authors.
Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml.: 146, 157.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 720.
(error for Unio bigerrensis Millet, 1843)
= Potomida littoralis
 
Unio brevieri Locard, 1882.
‘Bourguignat in Locard’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç.: 286.
Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France: 265.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 732.
Haas, 1940, Zool. Ser. Field Mus. Nat. Hist.: 130.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich: 49.
(incorrect original spelling of Unio brevierei Locard, 1882)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio carioliensis Germain, 1931.
‘Pacôme’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 728.
(error for Unio caroliensis Locard, 1889)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio carynthiacus Lea, 1836.
‘Zeigler’ Of Authors.
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 27.
Schlüter, 1838, Kurzgef. Syst. Verz. Conch. Samml.: 33.
J.F. Schmidt, 1840, Bull. Soc. Nat. Moscow: 435.
C.B. Adams, 1847, Cat. Gen. Sp. Adams: 14.
Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 30.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 47.
Schröder, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 229.
Servain, 1888, Bull. Soc. Malac. France: 317.
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 141 [35].
Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France: 264.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 728.
(error for Unio carinthiacus Rossmässler, 1836)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio courtilieri ‘Hattemann’ of Authors.
‘Hattemann’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 132 [26].
‘Hattemann’ Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France: 256 [18].
‘Hattmann’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 724, 727.
(error for Unio courtillieri Hattemann, 1859)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio dollfusianus Locard, 1889.
‘Bourguignat’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 167 [61].
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 736.
Prie, 2012, MalaCo: 431.
(error for Unio dolfusianus Locard, 1882)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio elbovensis Germain, 1931.
‘Locard’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 741.
(error for Unio elboviensis Locard, 1893)
= Unio tumidus
 
Unio fascinellus Germain, 1931.
‘Servain’ Of Authors.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 736.
Prie, 2012, MalaCo: 431.
(error for Unio fascellinus Locard, 1882)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio hollandrei Locard, 1889.
‘de Saulcy’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 167 [61].
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 201.
Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France: 278.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 736.
Prie, 2012, MalaCo: 431.
(error for Unio holandrei Locard, 1882)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio hospitali Locard, 1893.
‘Locard’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 186.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 735.
Haas, 1940, Zool. Ser. Field Mus. Nat. Hist.: 121.
(error for Unio hopitali Locard, 1889)
= Unio pictorum
 
Unio juranus Locard, 1893.
‘Locard’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 157.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 725.
(error for Unio jurianus Locard, 1889)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio lagnysiacus Germain, 1931.
‘Bourguignat in Locard’ Of Authors.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 724.
Prie, 2012, MalaCo: 430.
(error for Unio lagnisicus Locard, 1882)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio lamboltei Locard, 1893.
‘Malzine’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 177.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 732.
Haas, 1940, Zool. Ser. Field Mus. Nat. Hist.: 130.
(error for Unio lambottei Malzine, 1867)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio lusitanicus Germain, 1931.
‘Drouët’ Of Authors.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 736.
Prie, 2012, MalaCo: 434.
(error for Unio lusitanus Drouët, 1879)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio meretrecis Germain, 1904.
‘Bourguignat’ Of Authors.
Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France: 267, footnote.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 737.
Prie, 2012, MalaCo: 432.
(error for Unio meretricis Locard, 1882)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio michaudi Germain, 1931.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 744.
(new name for Unio michaudiana Des Moulins, 1833)
= Unio pictorum
 
Unio necomensis Locard, 1889.
‘Drouët’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 132 [26].
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 159.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 725.
(error for Unio neocomensis Drouët, 1881)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio nubilius Germain, 1931.
‘Locard’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 727.
(error for Unio nubilus Locard, 1889)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio orbus Germain, 1931.
‘Locard’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 727.
(error for Unio orthus Locard, 1882)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio philippei Locard, 1882.
‘Dupuy’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç.: 284, 354.
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 150 [44].
Westerlund, 1890, Fauna Paläarct. Binnenconch.: 161.
Fagot, 1892, Bull. Soc. Ramond: 37.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 183.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 732.
(new name for Unio philippii Dupuy, 1849)
= Unio pictorum
 
Unio platyrhynchoideus Locard, 1882.
‘Dupuy’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1882, Prodr. Malac. Franç.: 297.
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 154 [48].
Westerlund, 1890, Fauna Paläarct. Binnenconch.: 121.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 187.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 739.
Haas, 1940, Zool. Ser. Field Mus. Nat. Hist.: 123.
Haas, 1969, Das Tierreich: 27.
Fauna Europaea, 2012, Fauna Europa: [web].
(error for Unio platyrinchoideus Dupuy, 1849)
= Unio pictorum
 
Unio royanus Locard, 1889.
‘Locard’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1889, Contr. Faune Malacol. Franc.: 171 [65].
Westerlund, 1890, Fauna Paläarct. Binnenconch.: 110.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 737.
Prie, 2012, MalaCo: 432.
(error for Unio royianus Locard, 1889)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio souzanus Locard, 1893.
‘Castro’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 197.
Germain, 1904, Bull. Soc. Sci. Nat. Ouest France: 275 [37].
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 737.
Haas, 1940, Zool. Ser. Field Mus. Nat. Hist.: 126.
(error for Unio sousanus Locard, 1889)
= Unio delphinus
 
Unio subhispanicus Germain, 1931.
‘Castro in Locard’ Of Authors.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 737.
Prie, 2012, MalaCo: 432.
(error for Unio subhispanus Locard, 1889)
= Unio delphinus
 
Unio valleriacus Germain, 1931.
‘Bourg. in Loc.’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 727.
(error for Unio valliericus Locard, 1889)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio veilanensis Locard, 1893.
‘Blanc’ Of Authors.
Locard, 1893, Coqu. Eau Douce Saumâtre France: 185.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 735.
(error for Unio veillanensis Locard, 1882)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio visursisinus Germain, 1931.
‘Servain’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 728.
(error for Unio visurgisinus Servain, 1888)
= Unio crassus
 
Unio consentaneus var. moquini Germain, 1931.
Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 734, text fig. 829.
(new name for Unio moquinianus Dupuy, 1843)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio mancus var. elongatus Germain, 1931.
‘Mühlfeld’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 725.
(error for Unio elongatulus Rossmässler, 1835)
= Unio mancus
 
Unio requieni var. rostrata Germain, 1931.
‘de Joannis’ Germain, 1931, Faune de France: 734.
(error for Unio rostralis de Joannis, 1859)
= Unio pictorum
 
Taxonomic Opinions
Anodonta anatina Linné. — Germain (1931: 756).
Anodonta anatina forme subarealis Fagot. — Germain (1931: 760).
Anodonta anatina var. chresimella Bourguignat. — Germain (1931: 760).
Anodonta ataxiaca Baichère. — Germain (1931: 760).
Anodonta avonensis Montagu, 1803. — Germain (1931: 760).
Anodonta avonensis forme glyca Bourguignat. — Germain (1931: 763).
Anodonta avonensis forme rossmässleriana [sic] Dupuy. — Germain (1931: 764).
Anodonta avonensis forme subponderosa Dupuy. — Germain (1931: 761).
Anodonta avonensis var. carvalhoi Castro. — Germain (1931: 765).
Anodonta avonensis var. ponderiformis Locard. — Germain (1931: 765).
Anodonta avonensis var. subluxata Küster. — Germain (1931: 765).
Anodonta brebissoni Locard. — Germain (1931: 756).
Anodonta cygnaea [sic] Linné. — Germain (1931: 752).
Anodonta cygnaea [sic] forme arenaria Schröter. — Germain (1931: 752).
Anodonta cygnaea [sic] forme fragilissima Clessin. — Germain (1931: 753).
Anodonta cygnaea [sic] forme maxima Schröter. — Germain (1931: 753).
Anodonta cygnaea [sic] forme sturmi Bourg. — Germain (1931: 754).
Anodonta cygnaea [sic] forme ventricosa C. Pfeiffer. — Germain (1931: 754).
Anodonta cygnaea [sic] forme veschaldei [sic] Pacôme. — Germain (1931: 754).
Anodonta intermedia de Lamarck. — Germain (1931: 768).
Anodonta intermedia var. spondea (Bourguignat) Locard. — Germain (1931: 770).
Anodonta maculata Sheppard. — Germain (1931: 771).
Anodonta ponderosa C. Pfeiffer. — Germain (1931: 764).
Anodonta rostrata Kokeil. — Germain (1931: 766).
Anodonta rostrata var. campyla (Bourguignat) Locard. — Germain (1931: 768).
Anodonta rostrata var. pyrenaica Locard. — Germain (1931: 768).
Anodonta subrhombea Brown. — Germain (1931: 772).
Anodonta subrhombea var. depereti [sic] Locard. — Germain (1931: 773).
Margaritana auricularia (Spengler). — Germain (1931: 718).
Margaritana margaritanopsis (Locard). — Germain (1931: 719).
Margaritana margaritifera (Linné). — Germain (1931: 717).
Pseudanodonta brebissoni Locard. — Germain (1931: 749).
Pseudanodonta complanata (Ziegler) Rossmässler. — Germain (1931: 745).
Pseudanodonta dorsuosa Drouët. — Germain (1931: 749).
Pseudanodonta elongata Holandre. — Germain (1931: 746).
Pseudanodonta elongata var. dumasi Locard. — Germain (1931: 748).
Pseudanodonta klettii Rossmässler. — Germain (1931: 748).
Psilunio littoralis Cuvier. — Germain (1931: 719).
Unio batavus Maton et Rackett. — Germain (1931: 727).
Unio batavus var. baraceus de Joannis. — Germain (1931: 729).
Unio capigliolo Payraudeau. — Germain (1931: 729).
Unio consentaneus (Ziegler) Rossmässler. — Germain (1931: 732).
Unio consentaneus var. ardusianus Reyniés. — Germain (1931: 735).
Unio consentaneus var. jacquemini Dupuy. — Germain (1931: 734).
Unio consentaneus var. moquini. — Germain (1931: 734).
Unio consentaneus var. oxyrhynchus Brevière. — Germain (1931: 733).
Unio crassus Philippson. — Germain (1931: 722).
Unio crassus var. piscinalis Ziegler. — Germain (1931: 724).
Unio limosus Nilsson. — Germain (1931: 744).
Unio mancus de Lamarck. — Germain (1931: 724).
Unio mancus var. amnicus Ziegler. — Germain (1931: 726).
Unio mancus var. amnicus form riparius Pfeiffer. — Germain (1931: 726).
Unio mancus var. elongatulus Mühlfeld. — Germain (1931: 726).
Unio mancus var. macrorhynchus Bourguignat. — Germain (1931: 725).
Unio mancus var. nanus de Lamarck. — Germain (1931: 726).
Unio michaudi Des Moulins. — Germain (1931: 744).
Unio requieni Michaud. — Germain (1931: 736).
Unio requieni var. danielis Gassies. — Germain (1931: 739).
Unio requieni var. platyrhynchoideus [sic] Dupuy. — Germain (1931: 739).
Unio requieni var. platyrhynchus Küster. — Germain (1931: 741).
Unio requieni var. pornae Bourguignat. — Germain (1931: 738).
Unio requieni var. rousi Dupuy. — Germain (1931: 739).
Unio triffoiricus Bourguignat. — Germain (1931: 744).
Unio tumidus Philippson. — Germain (1931: 741).
Unio tumidus var. maximus Mörch. — Germain (1931: 744).
Unio tumidus var. rostratus de Lamarck. — Germain (1931: 742).
Unio turtoni Payraudeau. — Germain (1931: 730).
Unio turtoni var. aleroni Companyo et Massot. — Germain (1931: 732).
Unio turtoni var. philippei [sic] Dupuy. — Germain (1931: 732).
Unio villae Stabile (Villa). — Germain (1931: 735).
Unio villae var. brindosianus Folin et Bérillon. — Germain (1931: 735).
 
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