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

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nominal species Cafferia caffra obesa Connolly, 1925


Connolly, 1925, Rec. Albany Mus. 3: 261, pl. 1, figs. 1-4.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio caffer Krauss, 1848)
Type(s): POSSIBLE SYNTYPES MCZ_52457, Bushmans River, Alicedale, South Africa.

= Unio caffer

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Cafferia caffra (Krauss, 1848) — (Daget, 1998)
+ Cafferia caffra (Krauss, 1848) — (Haas, 1969)
+ Unio (Cafferia) caffer connollyi Pilsbry, 1923 — (Connolly, 1939)
+ Unio (Cafferia) connollyi Pilsbry, 1923 — (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927)
= Cafferia caffra obesa subsp. nov. — (Connolly, 1925)

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