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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World
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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Coelatura

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Coelatura hypsiprymna (Martens, 1897): species synonymy
  View specimens: 11 specimens, Red List Status: near threatened

   Recent References
   = Coelatura hypsiprymna (von Martens, 1897). — Graf & Cummings (2011).
   = Coelatura hypsiprymna von Martens, 1897. — Bogan (2010).
   = Coelatura hypsiprymna (Haas, 1936). — IUCN (2010).
   = Coelatura hypsiprymna (von Martens, 1897). — Graf & Cummings (2007).
   + Coelatura nyassaensis (Lea, 1864). — Scholz & Glaubrecht (2004).
   = Coelatura hypsiprymna (Martens, 1897). — Scholz & Glaubrecht (2004).
   = Coelatura hypsiprymna (von Martens, 1897). — Daget (1998).
   = Caelatura [sic] hypsiprymna (von Martens, 1897). — Mandahl-Barth (1988).
   = Caelatura [sic] hypsiprymnus (von Martens, 1897). — Appleton (1979).

Unio hypsiprymnus Martens, 1897.
Martens, 1897, Besch. Weich. Deutsch Ost Afr.: 230, pl. 7, fig. 1.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ZMB_104808A (selected by Scholz & Glaubrecht, 2004), Mbampa Bucht, Malawisee, Tanzania.
  View Taxonomic History.
Parreysia hypsiprimnus Simpson, 1900.
‘von Martens’ Of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus.: 849.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1136.
Haas, 1936, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges.: 68.
Woodward in Crowley et al., 1964, Annals Mus. R. Afr. Cent.: 47.
(error for Unio hypsiprymnus Martens, 1897)
  View Taxonomic History.
Unio (Nodularia) caesariana Preston, 1913.
Preston, 1913, Rev. Zool. Afr.: 60, pl. 4, fig. 9.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) MRAC_56588, Lac Nyassa.
  View Taxonomic History.
Grandidieria bloomeri Crowley et al., 1964.
Woodward in Crowley et al., 1964, Annals Mus. R. Afr. Cent.: 53, pl. 7, figs. 41-42.
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Indonaia mossambicensis Crowley et al., 1964.
‘von Martens’ Woodward in Crowley et al., 1964, Annals Mus. R. Afr. Cent.: 55, pl. 7, fig. 45-46 [in part].
(mis-ID'd reference to Unio mossambicensis Martens, 1860)
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