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

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Spatha alata Lea, 1864: taxonomic history

Lea, 1864, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 109.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci.: 35 [39], pl. 12, fig. 31.

Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) USNM_86776, Lake Nyasa, Af.

Taxonomic History
=Mutela alata (Lea, 1864). — Graf & Cummings (2011: 24).
=Mutela alata Lea, 1864. — Bogan (2010).
=Mutela alata (Lea, 1864). — IUCN (2010).
=Mutela alata (Lea, 1864). — Graf & Cummings (2007: 314).
=Mutela alata (Lea, 1864). — Daget (1998: 133).
=Mutela alata (Lea, 1864). — Mandahl-Barth (1988: 79).
=Mutela alata (Lea, 1864). — Appleton (1979: 163).
=Mutela (s.s.) alata (Lea, 1864). — Haas (1969: 582).
=Mutela alata alata (Lea, 1864). — Crowley et al. (1964: 42).
=Mutela (s.s.) alata (Lea, 1864). — Pilsbry & Bequaert (1927: 428).
=Mutela (s.s.) alata (Lea, 1864). — Simpson (1914: 1356).
=Mutela (s.s.) alata Lea. — Kobelt (1910: 86).
=Mutela (s.s.) alata (Lea, 1864). — Simpson (1900: 904).
=Mutela (Calliscapha) alata (Lea, 1864). — Martens (1897: 253).
=Mutela alata (Lea, 1864). — Ancey (1894: 232).
=Mutela elata [sic]. — Servain (1890: 303).
=Spatha alata Lea, 1864. — Smith (1877: 719).
=Platiris (Spatha) alata (Lea). — Lea (1870: 89).
=Anodon alatus (Lea, 1864). — Sowerby (1870).
=Spatha alata Lea, 1864. — Lea (1866: 39).

= Mutela alata

 
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