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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 Bloomer (1946), 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

Bloomer, H.H. 1946. Notes on the anatomy of some African Naiades part III. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 27: .

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Attributed Species Names

Caelatura aegyptiaca figdiana Bloomer, 1946
Bloomer, 1946, Proc. Malac. Soc. London 27: 69, fig. 1; pl. 6, fig. 3.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio aegyptiacus Cailliaud, 1827)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1948-5-5-8, Wad Figda, canal between Khartoum and Sennaar, Sudan.

Caelatura aegyptiaca abdalliana Bloomer, 1946
Bloomer, 1946, Proc. Malac. Soc. London 27: 70, fig. 2; pl. 6, figs. 4-5, 7.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio aegyptiacus Cailliaud, 1827)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1948-5-5-6, Hag Abdalla, nord de Sennaar (Sudan).

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