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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!

For each valid genus, the valid species are listed, Recent taxa first. Click here for the generic synonymy.

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genus Galatea Bruguière, 1797: valid species

Galatea bengoensis Dunker, 1849 (brackish)
9 synonyms
Range: Brackish, estuaries in Angola. [Afrotropical]

Galatea bernardii Dunker, 1857 (brackish)
9 synonyms
Range: Brackish, coastal Angola. [Afrotropical]

Galatea cailliaudi Bernardi, 1860 (brackish)
2 synonyms
Range: Brackish, coastal, tropical Atlantic Africa. [Afrotropical]

Galatea concamerata (Duval, 1840) (brackish)
2 synonyms
Range: Brackish, coastal, tropical Atlantic Africa. [Afrotropical]

Galatea congica Boettger, 1885 (brackish)
6 synonyms
Range: Brackish, coastal, tropical Atlantic Africa. [Afrotropical]

Galatea heukelomii Bernardi, 1860 (brackish)
1 synonym
Range: Brackish, coastal, tropical Atlantic Africa. [Afrotropical]

Galatea kochii Bernardi, 1860 (brackish)
3 synonyms
Range: Brackish, Atlantic central African coast. [Afrotropical]

Galatea nux (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927) (brackish)
2 synonyms
Range: Brackish, Congo estuary. [Afrotropical]

Galatea paradoxa (Born, 1780) (brackish)
17 synonyms
Range: Brackish, estuaries in tropical Atlantic Africa. [Afrotropical]

Galatea schwabi (Clench, 1929) (brackish)
1 synonym
Range: Brackish, Lower Sanaga, Cameroon. [Afrotropical]

Galatea tenuicula Philippi, 1848 (brackish)
3 synonyms
Range: Brackish, Congo estuary. [Afrotropical]

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