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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 lists the nominal species (available and otherwise) currently circumscribed under the valid name.

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Unionoidea | Unionidae | Parreysiinae | Coelaturini | Nitia

species Nitia monceti (Bourguignat, 1883): synonymy
     72 specimens available.

Unio acuminatus Martens, 1879
‘Adams’ Martens, 1879, S.-Ber. Ges. Naturf. Freunde zu Berlin 1879: 105.
(misidentified reference to Unio acuminatus H. Adams, 1866)

Unio monceti Bourguignat, 1883
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 15, figs. 13-15.

Unio lourdeli Bourguignat, 1887
Bourguignat, 1887, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 4: 271.

Unio lourdelli Simpson, 1900
‘Bourguignat’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 826.
(error for Unio lourdeli Bourguignat, 1887)

Unio lourdeli var. smithi Germain, 1906
Germain, 1906, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 306.
(homonym of Unio smithii Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio lourdeli Bourguignat, 1887)

Unio monceti var. rubra Germain, 1906
Germain, 1906, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 306.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio monceti Bourguignat, 1883)

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