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

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nominal species Unio (Nodularia) lacoini var. compressa Germain, 1907

Germain, 1907, L’Afrique Centrale Française: 545. [infra-subsp.]
(homonym of Unio compressus Rafinesque, 1831; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio (Nodularia) lacoini Germain, 1906)

= Coelatura aegyptiaca

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Coelatura aegyptiaca (Cailliaud, 1827) — (Daget, 1998)
+ Caelatura [sic] (s.s.) tsadiana (von Martens, 1903) — (Haas, 1969)
+ Unio lacoini Germain, 1906 — (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927)
+ Nodularia (sec. Cælatura [sic]) lacoini (Germain, 1906) — (Simpson, 1914)
+ Unio (Nodularia) lacoini Germain, 1906 — (Germain, 1907)

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