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

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nominal species Unio vaalensis Chaper, 1885


Chaper, 1885, Bull. Soc. Zool. France 10: 480, pl. 11, figs. 1-3.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0180, la Vaal, Afrique Australe.

= Unio caffer

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Cafferia caffra (Krauss, 1848) — (Graf & Cummings, 2011)
+ Cafferia caffra (Krauss, 1848) — (Marshall & Fenwick, 2006)
+ Cafferia caffra (Krauss, 1848) — (Daget, 1998)
+ Cafferia caffra (Krauss, 1848) — (Haas, 1969)
+ Unio (Cafferia) caffer Krs., 1848 — (Connolly, 1939)
+ Unio natalensis Lea, 1864 — (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927)
= Unio (sec. Cafferia) caffer var. vaalensis Chaper, 1885 — (Simpson, 1914)
= Nodularia (Cafferia) caffra var. vaalensis Chaper — (Kobelt, 1910)
= Nodularia (sec. Cafferia) caffer var. vaalensis (Chaper, 1885) — (Simpson, 1900)
+ Unio caffer Krauss, 1848 — (Sturany, 1899)
+ Unio caffer Krauss, 1848 — (Smith, 1891)

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