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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 Dartevelle & Schwetz (1948), 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

Dartevelle, E. & J. Schwetz. 1948. Contribution a l’étude de la faune malacologique des Grands Lacs Africains, deuxième étude, Le Lac Tanganika (principalement d’aprés les résultats des dragages de L. Stappers). Mém. Inst. Royal Colonial Belge. 118 pp.

Attributed Species Names

Iridina exotica E.A. Smith, 1881
‘Lamarck’ of Authors.
E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1881: 296.
Crosse, 1881, J. de Conch. 29: 292.
Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948, Mém. Inst. Royal Colonial Belge: 52.
(misidentified reference to Iridina exotica Lamarck, 1819)

Grandidieria incarnata lutea Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948
Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948, Mém. Inst. Royal Colonial Belge: 48.
(new name for Unio (Grandidieria) gravida var. lutescens Germain, 1905)

Grandidieria syrenopsis Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948
Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948, Mém. Inst. Royal Colonial Belge: 48.
(error for Grandidieria cyrenopsis Bourguignat, 1885)

Mutela carrei Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948
‘Putzeys’ Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948, Mém. Inst. Royal Colonial Belge: 52, pl. 3, fig. 8.
(misidentified reference to Burtonia carrei Putzeys, 1898)

Unio posseti Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948
Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948, Mém. Inst. Royal Colonial Belge: 46.
(error for Unio josseti Bourguignat, 1886)

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