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Page last updated
Thu 07 Mar 2019

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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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Parreysiinae | Coelaturini

genus Nitia Pallary, 1924: valid species

Nitia acuminata (H. Adams, 1866)
2 synonyms | 72 specimens
Range: Lake Albert, Africa. [Afrotropical]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Other web site: ITIS.

Nitia chefneuxi (Neuville & Anthony, 1906)
2 synonyms | 5 specimens
Range: Lake Turkana, Africa. [Afrotropical]
IUCN Red List: Data Deficient.
Other web site: ITIS.

Nitia monceti (Bourguignat, 1883)
6 synonyms | 72 specimens
Range: Lake Victoria and the Victoria Nile, Africa. [Afrotropical]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Other web site: ITIS.

Nitia mutelaeformis (Germain, 1906)
3 synonyms | 9 specimens
Range: Chad-Chari Basin, Africa. [Afrotropical]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Other web site: ITIS.

Nitia teretiuscula (Philippi, 1847)
10 synonyms | 142 specimens
Range: Widespread in the Nile and western Africa, perhaps including the Chad-Chari Basin. [Afrotropical]
Genbank sequences: 28S, COI.
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.
Other web site: ITIS.

Page updated: 13:51:50 Thu 07 Mar 2019

 
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