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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 Van Damme & Pickford (2010), 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

Van Damme, D. & M. Pickford. 2010. The Late Cenozoic bivalves of the Albertine Basin (Uganda-Congo). Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 1-121.

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Attributed Genus Names

Obwerukunio Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 50.
Type species: Obwerukunio pliocenica Van Damme & Pickford, 2010 (orig. desig.) = Obwerukunio pliocenica

Grafunio Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 42.
Type species: Grafunio dageti Van Damme & Pickford, 2010 (orig. desig.) = Grafunio dageti

Gautieraia Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 44.
Type species: Gautieraia rugosa Van Damme & Pickford, 2010 (orig. desig.) = Gautieraia rugosa

Nkondonaia Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 46.
Type species: Nkondonaia bisulcata Van Damme & Pickford, 2010 (monotypy) = Nkondonaia bisulcata

Attributed Species Names

Gautieraia rugosa Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 44, fig. 23.

Nkondonaia bisulcata Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 46, fig. 24.

Unio teresciusculus Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
‘Philippi’ Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 48.
(error for Unio teretiusculus Philippi, 1847)

Obwerukunio pliocenica Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 50, fig. 26.

Iridina williamsoni Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 65, fig. 32.

Iridina wasai Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 70, fig. 34.

iridina atrox Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 72, fig. 35.

Iridina palaeospekii Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 74, fig. 36.

Mutela nyamaviensis Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 79, fig. 39.

Pteromutela cummingsi Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 81, fig. 40.

Pseudobovaria grandis Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 29, fig. 15.

Pseudobovaria truncata Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 31, fig. 16.

Pseudodiplodon hohwae Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 35, fig. 18.

Coelatura scholzi Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 41, fig. 21.

Grafunio dageti Van Damme & Pickford, 2010
Van Damme & Pickford, 2010, Geo-Pal Uganda 2: 43, fig. 22.

Taxonomic Opinions

Aspatharia pfeifferiana (Bernardi, 1860)

Chambardia trapezia (Martens, 1897)

Chambardia triangulata (Gautier, 1965)

Chambardia wissmanni (Martens, 1883)

Coelatura hauttecoeuri (Bourguignat, 1883)

Coelatura scholzi nov.

Coelatura stanleyvillensis (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927)

Etheria elliptica Lamarck, 1807

Gautieraia rugosa nov.

Grafunio dageti nov.

Iridina adami Gautier, 1965

Iridina atrox nov.

Iridina lepersonnei Adam, 1959

Iridina moharensis Gautier, 1965

Iridina palaeospekii nov.

Iridina subelongata Gautier, 1965

Iridina wasai nov.

Iridina williamsoni nov.

Mutela alluaudi Germain, 1909

Mutela dubia (Gmelin, 1791)

Mutela nyamaviensis Nov.

Nitia monceti (Bourguignat, 1883)

Nkondonaia bisulcata nov.

Obwerukunio pliocenica nov.

Pleiodon tavernieri (Gautier, 1965)

Pseudobovaria grandis nov.

Pseudobovaria mwayanus (Fuchs, 1936)
+ Unio (Grandidieria) abruptus Fuchs, 1936
+ Pseudobovaria fuchsi Adam, 1957
+ Pseudobovaria tuberculata Adam, 1957

Pseudobovaria truncata nov.

Pseudodiplodon hohwae nov.

Pseudodiplodon sengae Adam, 1957

Pteromutela cummingsi nov.

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