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

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

This page documents data for Pain & Woodward (1968), such as genera and species attributed to that publication (including known misspellings, misidentifications, and other unavailable names) as well as taxonomic opinions, if available. Taxonomic opinions refer to uses of genera and species as valid and invalid in that work.

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Publication information

Pain, T. & F.R. Woodward. 1968. A monograph of the African bivalves of the genera Brazzaea Bourguignat, Mweruella Haas, Prisodontopsis Tomlin and Pseudospatha Simpson. Revue de Zoologie et de Botanique Africaines 77: 190-220.

Attributed Species Names

Burtonia lavigerina Simpson, 1900
‘Bourguignat’ of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 577.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 204.
Pain & Woodward, 1968, Rev. Zool. Botan. Afr. 77: 213.
(error for Burtonia lavigeriana Bourguignat, 1886)

Taxonomic Opinions

Brazzaea anceyi Bourguignat, 1885
+ Brazzaea ventrosa Bourguignat, 1886
+ Brazzaea randabeli Bourguignat, 1886
+ Brazzaea moineti Bourguignat, 1886
+ Brazzaea jouberti Bourguignat, 1886
+ Brazzaea coulboisi Bourguignat, 1886
+ Brazzaea elongata Bourguignat, 1886
+ Brazzaea charbonnieri Bourguignat, 1886
+ Brazzaea lavigeriana Bourguignat, 1886
+ Brazzaea bridouxi Bourguignat, 1886
+ Brazzaea newcombiana Bourguignat, 1886
+ Brazzaea eximia Bourguignat, 1886
+ Brazzaea bourguignati Bourguignat, 1886

Mweruella mweruensis (Smith, E.A., 1908)
+ Caelatura (Kistinaia) schoutedeni Haas, 1936

Prisodontopsis johnstoni (Smith, E.A., 1893)

Pseudospatha tanganyicensis (Smith, E.A., 1880)
+ Spatha tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880
+ Burtonia livingstoniana Bourguignat, 1883
+ Burtonia tanganikana Bourguignat, 1883
+ Burtonia moineti Bourguignat, 1886
+ Burtonia elongata Bourguignat, 1886
+ Burtonia subtriangularis Bourguignat, 1886
+ Burtonia lavigeriana Bourguignat, 1886
+ Burtonia bridouxi Bourguignat, 1886
+ Burtonia bourguignati Bourguignat, 1886
+ Burtonia contorta Bourguignat, 1886
+ Burtonia jouberti Bourguignat, 1886
+ Burtonia magnifica Bourguignat, 1886
+ Burtonia grandidieriana Bourguignat, 1886
+ Burtonia foai Mabille, 1901
+ Burtonia livingstoni Germain, 1905
+ Pseudospatha ortmanni Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927
+ Pseudospatha stappersi Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927
+ Pseudospatha tanganyicensis forme bequaerti Leloup, 1950

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