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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 nominal generic synonyms are listed. The taxonomic history (since 1900) at the bottom of the page lists the genera to which all of the currently included species have been classified.

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genus Grandidieria Bourguignat, 1885: nominal genera
     1 valid species

Grandidieria Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 2: 4.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 92.
Bourguignat, 1886, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 15.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 41.
(renamed Ruellania Bourguignat, 1885)
Type species: Unio burtoni Woodward, 1859 (subsequent designation) = Grandidieria burtoni

Ruellania Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 92, footnote.
(new name for Grandidieria Bourguignat, 1885)

Ruellaria Fischer, 1887
‘Bourguignat’ Fischer, 1887, Manuel Conchyl.: 1000.
(error for Ruellania Bourguignat, 1885)

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

GrandidieriaSimpson (1900), Simpson (1914), Pilsbry & Bequaert (1927), Bloomer (1933), ..., IUCN (2010), Graf & Cummings (2011), Ortiz-Sepulveda et al. (2020), Graf & Cummings (2021)
UnioE.A. Smith (1906)
Simpson (1914), Mandahl-Barth (1988)
Caelatura [sic] (Grandidieria)Haas (1936), Leloup (1950), Haas (1969), Haas (1969)
Caelatura [sic]Mandahl-Barth (1988), Slugina (2006)
CoelaturaDaget (1998), Scholz & Glaubrecht (2004)

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