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

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nominal species Pliodon elongatus Bourguignat, 1879


Bourguignat, 1879, Descr. Div. Espèces Terr. Fluv. Diff. Genres Moll. Égypte, Abyssinie, Zanzibar, Sénégal, Centre Afrique: 47.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0046, Bakel, Senegal.

= Pleiodon ovatus

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Pleiodon ovatus (Swainson, 1823) — (Graf & Cummings, 2011)
+ Pleiodon ovatus (Swainson, 1823) — (Daget, 1998)
+ Iridina (Pleiodon) ovata Swainson, 1823 — (Haas, 1969)
= Iridina (Pleiodon) elongata (Bourguignat, 1879) — (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927)
= Pleiodon (s.s.) elongatus Bourguignat, 1879 — (Simpson, 1914)
= Pleiodon elongatum Bourg. — (Kobelt, 1910)
= Pleiodon (s.s.) elongatus Bourguignat, 1879 — (Simpson, 1900)
= Pliodon elongatus — (Bourguignat, 1879)

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