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

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This page documents data for Graf & Cummings (2006), 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

Graf, D.L. & K.S. Cummings. 2006. Freshwater mussels (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Unionoida) of Angola, with description of a new species, Mutela wistarmorrisi. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 155: 163-194.

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Attributed Species Names

Mutela wistarmorrisi Graf & Cummings, 2006
Graf & Cummings, 2006, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 155: 174, figs. 13.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) ANSP_413302, a Malonge (Angola) river.

Taxonomic Opinions

Aspatharia pfeifferiana (Bernardi, 1860)
+ Anodon cochlearis Sowerby, 1870
+ Spatha sinuata Martens, 1883
+ Spatha cryptoradiata Putzeys, 1898

Aspatharia rugifera (Dunker, 1858)
+ Margaritana vignouana Bernardi, 1859
+ Spatha vignoni Ancey, 1888

Aspatharia semicorrugata (Preston, 1909)
+ Aspatharia (s.s.) chapini Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927

Aspatharia subreniformis (Sowerby, 1867)
+ Aspatharia sinuata Connolly, 1931
+ Aspatharia pfeifferiana Connolly, 1939

Cafferia caffer (Krauss, 1848)
+ Unio caffer var. pentheri Sturany, 1898
+ Unio mashonae Preston, 1910

Chambardia moutai (Dartevelle, 1939)
+ Spatha wahlbergi var. montai Daget, 1998

Chambardia rubens (Lamarck, 1819)

Chambardia wahlbergi (Krauss, 1848)
+ Spatha maitenguensis Sturany, 1898

Chambardia welwitschi (Morelet, 1868)

Chambardia wissmanni (von Martens, 1883)
+ Aspatharia (Spathopsis) wissmanni bangalorum Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927
+ Aspatharia hassei Darteville, 1941

Chelidonopsis hirundo (von Martens, 1881)
+ Chelidonura arietina Rochebrune, 1886

Coelatura gabonensis (K├╝ster, 1862)
+ Unio aequatorius Morelet, 1885
+ Zairia elegans Rochebrune, 1886
+ Zairia disciformis Rochebrune, 1886
+ Zairia araneosa Rochebrune, 1886
+ Zairia poirieri Rochebrune, 1886
+ Zairia sordida Rochebrune, 1886
+ Unio landanensis Schepman, 1891
+ Unio (Nodularia) roubaudi Germain, 1907
+ Unio (Nodularia) subnigra Preston, 1909
+ Unio (Nodularia) putzeysi Preston, 1912

Coelatura kunenensis (Mousson, 1887)
+ Unio zambesiensis Preston, 1905
+ Nodularia (Caelatura) ellenbergeri Germain, 1920
+ Nodularia rohani Germain, 1925

Coelatura leopoldvillensis (Putzeys, 1898)
+ Caelatura graueri Haas, 1927

Coelatura mossambicensis (von Martens, 1860)

Coelatura rotula (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927)

Coelatura stagnorum (Dautzenberg, 1890)
+ Pharaonia bourguignati Rochebrune, 1886
+ Caelatura (Laevirostris) stagnorum bomae Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927

Etheria elliptica Lamarck, 1807
+ Etheria semilunata Lamarck, 1807
+ Etheria transversa Lamarck, 1807
+ Etheria plumbea Férussac, 1824

Mutela langi Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927

Mutela legumen (Rochebrune, 1886)
+ Mutelina tholloni Rochebrune, 1886
+ Burtonia carrei Putzeys, 1898
+ Burtonia leopoldvillensis Simpson, 1900
+ Mutelina thottoni Simpson, 1900
+ Mutelina rostrata mode elongata Germain, 1907
+ Mutelina rostrata mode incurvata Germain, 1907
+ Chelidonopsis roubaudi Germain, 1908

Mutela mabilli (Rochebrune, 1886)
+ Mutela (s.s.) iris Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927

Mutela rostrata (Rang, 1835)
+ Iridina coelestis Lea, 1838
+ Mutelina prasina Rochebrune, 1886
+ Mutelina paludicola Rochebrune, 1886
+ Mutela carrei Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948

Mutela wistarmorrisi n. sp.

Mutela zambesiensis Mandahl-Barth, 1988
+ Mutela mabilli Connolly, 1931
+ Mutela dubia Appleton, 1979

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