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

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The synonymy list the nominal family-group level taxa circumscribed within the valid taxon.

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Parreysiinae

tribe COELATURINI Modell, 1942: nominal family-group taxa
     10 genera

CAELATURINI Modell, 1942
Modell, 1942, Arch. Moll. 74(5/6): 190.
Starobogatov, 1970, Fauna Moll. Continent.: 64.
(name corrected to Coelaturini Modell, 1942)
Type genus: Caelatura Conrad, 1853 = Coelatura

COELATURINI Modell, 1942
Modell, 1942, Arch. Moll. 74(5/6): 190 [as ‘Caelaurinae’].
Modell, 1964, Arch. Moll. 93: 116 [as ‘Caelaturinae’].
(correct name for Caelaturini Modell, 1942)
Type genus: Coelatura Conrad, 1853 = Coelatura

PSEUDAVICULINI Modell, 1942
Modell, 1942, Arch. Moll. 74(5/6): 176.
Type genus: Pseudavicula Simpson, 1900 = Prisodontopsis

BRAZZAEAINI Leloup, 1950
Leloup, 1950, Res. Sci. Explor. Hydrob. Lac Tanganyika (1946-1947) 3: 73.
Pain & Woodward, 1968, Rev. Zool. Botan. Afr. 77: 192.
Type genus: Brazzaea Bourguignat, 1886 = Brazzaea

PSEUDOSPATHINI Leloup, 1950
Leloup, 1950, Res. Sci. Explor. Hydrob. Lac Tanganyika (1946-1947) 3: 111.
Pain & Woodward, 1968, Rev. Zool. Botan. Afr. 77: 193, 212.
Type genus: Pseudospatha Simpson, 1900 = Pseudospatha

DENTASPATHARIINI Modell, 1964
Modell, 1964, Arch. Moll. 93: 83.
Type genus: Dentaspatharia Modell, 1964 = Dentaspatharia

MWERUELLINI Pain & Woodward, 1968
Pain & Woodward, 1968, Rev. Zool. Botan. Afr. 77: 193, 200.
Type genus: Mweruella Haas, 1936 = Prisodontopsis

PRISODONTOPSINI Pain & Woodward, 1968
Pain & Woodward, 1968, Rev. Zool. Botan. Afr. 77: 193, 206.
Type genus: Prisodontopsis Tomlin, 1928 = Prisodontopsis

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