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

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionidae | Grandidieria | Grandidieria burtoni

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Unio tanganikanus Bourguignat, 1883: taxonomic history

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.

Taxonomic History
+Coelatura burtoni (Woodward, 1859). — Daget (1998: 41).
+Caelatura [sic] (Grandidieria) burtoni (Woodward, 1859). — Leloup (1950: 53).
+Grandidieria tanganyicensis (Smith, E.A., 1880). — Pilsbry & Bequaert (1927: 399).
+Grandidieria tanganyicensis (Smith, E.A., 1880). — Simpson (1914: 1054).
+Grandidieria tanganyicensis (Smith, E.A., 1880). — Simpson (1900: 828).
+Unio tanganyicensis E. Smi., 1880. — Martens (1897: 240).
=Grandidieria tanganikana (Bourguignat, 1885). — Bourguignat (1885: 22).
=Grandidieria tanganikana (Bourguignat, 1885). — Bourguignat (1885: 102).
=Unio tanganikanus Bourguignat, 1883. — Bourguignat (1883: 18).

+ Grandidieria burtoni

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