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Wed 05 Jun 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!

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 | Nyassunio

species Nyassunio ujijiensis (Crosse, 1881): synonymy
     7 specimens available.

Unio nyassaensis var. tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1881
E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1881: 298, pl. 34, fig. 34a.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio nyassaensis Lea, 1864; homonym of Unio tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880; renamed Unio nyassaensis var. ujijiensis Crosse, 1881)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_80-12-20-39, Lake Tanganyika.

Unio nyassaensis var. ujijiensis Crosse, 1881
Crosse, 1881, J. de Conch. 29: 294, var. B.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio nyassaensis Lea, 1864; new name for Unio nyassaensis var. tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1881)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_80-12-20-39, Lake Tanganyika.

Unio ujijiensis Bourguignat, 1883
‘Crosse’ Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 18.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 2: 7 [as ‘Grandidieria ujijiensis’].
‘Crosse’ Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94 [as ‘Grandidieria ujijiensis’].
‘Crosse’ Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22 [as ‘Grandidieria ujijiensis’].
(reference to Unio nyassaensis var. ujijiensis Crosse, 1881)

Ruellania nyassaensis Leloup, 1950
‘Lea’ of Authors.
Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 113.
Leloup, 1950, Res. Sci. Explor. Hydrob. Lac Tanganyika (1946-1947) 3: 31, figs. 5, 12-14; pl. 4, fig. 1.
(misidentified reference to Unio nyassaensis Lea, 1864)

Nyassunio ujijensis Daget, 1998
‘Crosse’ Daget, 1998, Cat. Bivalves Africains: 79.
(error for Unio nyassaensis var. ujijiensis Crosse, 1881)

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