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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. Click here for the list of valid species.

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genus Chambardia Bourguignat in Servain, 1890: generic synonyms

Spathella Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 14.
Bourguignat, 1889, Moll. Afrique Équatoriale: 195.
(homonym of J. Hall, 1885 [Modiomorphidae]; intro'd as sub-gen. of Spatha Lea, 1838; renamed Leptospatha Rochebrune & Germain, 1904)
Type species: Spatha petersi Martens, 1860 (sub. desig. by Bourguignat, 1889: 195, footnote) = Chambardia petersi

Chambardia Servain, 1890
Bourguignat, 1880, Mater. Moll. Acécphales Syst. Europ. 1: 4.
Bourguignat in Servain, 1890, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 7: 304.
Type species: Chambardia letourneuxi Servain, 1890 (sub. desig. by Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927: 413) = Chambardia letourneuxi

Spathopsis Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 857.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1179.
(intro'd as sub-gen. of Lamellidens Simpson, 1900)
Type species: Anodonta guillaini Récluz, 1850 (orig. desig.) = Chambardia wahlbergi

Arthropteron Rochebrune, 1904
Rochebrune, 1904, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 10: 461.
Type species: Arthropteron ouassouloui Rochebrune, 1904 (monotypy) = Chambardia rubens

Leptospatha Rochebrune & Germain, 1904
Rochebrune & Germain, 1904, Mém. Soc. Zool. France 17: 25.
(new name for Spathella Bourguignat, 1885)

Mitriodon Rochebrune, 1904
Rochebrune, 1904, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 10: 462.
Type species: Mitriodon martini Rochebrune, 1904 (subsequent designation) = Chambardia rubens

Spatella Haas, 1929
‘Bourguignat’ Haas, 1929, Senckenbergiana 11: 112.
(error for Spathella Bourguignat, 1885)

Spathiella Van Damme, 1984
Van Damme, 1984, Freshw. Moll. N. Africa (25): 64.
(error for Spathella Bourguignat, 1885)

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