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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 Germain (1906), 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

Germain, L. 1906. Bulletin du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle 12: 166-.

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Attributed Species Names

Mutela angustata var. curta Germain, 1906
Germain, 1906, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 174.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Iridina angustata Sowerby, 1868)
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0197, Lac Tchad.

Unio (Nodularia) essoensis var. minor Germain, 1906
Germain, 1906, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 172.
Germain, 1907, L’Afrique Centrale Française: 546.
(homonym of Unio margaritifer var. minor Rossmässler, 1835; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio essoensis Chaper, 1885)

Spatha bourguignati var. major Germain, 1906
Germain, 1906, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 174.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Spatha bourguignati Bourguignat, 1885; homonym of Spatha (Leptospatha) lacustris var. major Germain, 1906)
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0255, Sudan Francais.

Spatha chaiziana var. compressa Germain, 1906
Germain, 1906, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 173.
Germain, 1906, Mém. Soc. Zool. France 19: 240.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Anodonta chaiziana Rang, 1835; homonym of Spatha compressa Martens, 1860)

Spatha bourguignati Germain, 1906
‘Bourguignat’ of Authors.
Germain, 1906, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 174.
Kobelt, 1911, Nachr. Bl. Dtsch. Malak. Ges. 1911: 58.
Lévèque, 1974, Cah. O.R.S.T.O.M., Sér. Hydrobiol. 8: 1009, pl. 2, figs. 5-8.
(misidentified reference to Spatha bourguignati Bourguignat, 1885)

Spatha (Leptospatha) lacustris var. major Germain, 1906
Germain, 1906, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 174.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Spatha (s.s.) lacustris Simpson, 1900)

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