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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 | Grandidieria

species Grandidieria burtoni (Woodward, 1859): synonymy
     490 specimens available.

Unio burtoni Woodward, 1859
Woodward, 1859, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1859: 349, pl. 47, fig. 1.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1859-12-23-9, Lake Tanganyika, Central Africa.

Unio tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880
E.A. Smith, 1880, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1880: 351, pl. 31, figs. 9-9a.
E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1881: 298, pl. 34, fig. 35.
(renamed Unio tanganikanus Bourguignat, 1883)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_80-3-5-39, Lake Tanganyika.

Unio thomsoni E.A. Smith, 1880
E.A. Smith, 1880, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 6: 430.
E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1881: 229, pl. 34, fig. 36.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_80-12-20-36, Lake Tanganyika.

Unio burtoni E.A. Smith, 1881
‘Woodward’ E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1881: pl. 34, fig. 33a. [in part]
(reference to Unio burtoni Woodward, 1859)

Unio tanganikanus Bourguignat, 1883
E.A. Smith, 1880, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1880: 351 [as ‘Unio tanganyicensis’].
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 18.
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 2: 7.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94, 102 [as ‘Grandidieria tanganikana’].
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22 [as ‘Grandidieria tanganikana’].
(new name for Unio tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880)

Grandidieria anceyi Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 15, 21.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, figs. 4-6.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0349, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria corbicula Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94, 100.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, figs. 10-12.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0020, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria cyrenopsis Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 2: 9, pl. 1, figs. 7-9.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 21.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, figs. 1-3.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0024, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria elongata Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93, 94.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0056, Mpala, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria giraudi Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93, 95.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0050, Mpala, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria granulosa Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94, 102.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, fig. 21.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0061, Pambete.

Grandidieria gravida Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 2: 7, pl. 1, figs. 1-6.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 23.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 41, pl. 18, figs. 11-16.
(renamed Unio rostralis var. brevior Martens, 1897)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0029, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria hauttecoeuri Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 17, 22 [as ‘hauttecœuri’].
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0132, Lac Tanganyika.

Grandidieria incarnata Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94, 101.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0134, Mpala, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria insignis Bourguignat, 1885
‘Ancey, in litt.’ Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 16, 20.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0157, Pambete, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria locardiana Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 18, 23.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0141, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria mira Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93, 96.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0127, Mpala, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria rostrata Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 2: 10, pl. 1, figs. 10-12.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 94, 103.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 23.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 41, pl. 18, figs. 17-19.
(renamed Unio rostralis Martens, 1897)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0112, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria rotundata Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93, 98.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0098, Mpala, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria servainiana Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 2: 6.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 20.
Type(s): SYNTYPE BMNH_80-12-20-21, Lake Tanganyika.

Grandidieria smithi Bourguignat, 1885
‘Woodward’ E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1881: pl. 34, fig. 33a [as ‘Unio burtoni’].
Bourguignat, 1885, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 2: 7.
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 93.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 21.
Type(s): SYNTYPE BMNH_80-12-20-31, Lake Tanganyika.

Grandidieria thompsoni Bourguignat, 1885
‘Smith’ Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 22.
(error for Unio thomsoni E.A. Smith, 1880)

Grandidieria bourguignati Bourguignat, 1888
‘Joubert‘ Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, figs. 7-9.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_1546, Kibanga, Tanganyika.

Grandidieria callista Bourguignat, 1888
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, figs. 13-15.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0034, Tanganyika, Uvira [?].

Grandidieria rhynchonella Bourguignat, 1888
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, figs. 16-17.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0115, Uvira [?], Lac Tanganyika.

Grandidieria singularis Bourguignat, 1888
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 43, pl. 19, figs. 18-20.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0094, Tanganyika.

Ruellania carnata Paetel, 1890
‘Brgt.’ Paetel, 1890, Cat. Conch.-Samml. 3: 113.
(error for Grandidieria incarnata Bourguignat, 1885)

Unio rostralis Martens, 1897
Martens, 1897, Besch. Weich. Deutsch Ost Afr. 4: 238.
(homonym of Unio requieni var. rostralis de Joannis, 1859; new name for Grandidieria rostrata Bourguignat, 1885)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ZMB_104830A, Tanganyika, Kala.

Unio (Grandidieria) burtoni var. sturanyi Martens, 1897
Sturany, 1894, Baumann, Durch Massailand: 6, pl. 24, fig. 31; pl. 25, fig. 35.
Martens, 1897, Besch. Weich. Deutsch Ost Afr. 4: 238.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio burtoni Woodward, 1859)
Type(s): SYNTYPES ZMB_104842, Tanganyika bei Karema.

Unio rostralis var. brevior Martens, 1897
Martens, 1897, Besch. Weich. Deutsch Ost Afr. 4: 239.
(new name for Grandidieria gravida Bourguignat, 1885; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio rostralis Martens, 1897)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0029, Tanganyika.

Unio (Grandidieria) locardi Germain, 1905
Germain, 1905, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 11: 260.
(error for Grandidieria locardiana Bourguignat, 1885)

Unio (Grandidieria) gravida var. lutescens Germain, 1905
Germain, 1905, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 11: 260.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Grandidieria gravida Bourguignat, 1885; renamed Grandidieria incarnata lutea Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948)

Unio (Grandidieria) rostralis var. lutea Germain, 1908
Germain, 1908, Résult. Sci. Voyage Afrique FOA: 683.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio rostralis Martens, 1897)

Unio (Grandidieria) rostralis var. rosea Germain, 1908
Germain, 1908, Résult. Sci. Voyage Afrique FOA: 683.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio rostralis Martens, 1897)

Unio tanganyicensis var. exalbida Preston, 1913
Preston, 1913, Rev. Zool. Afr. 3(1): 60.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880)

Grandidieria syrenopsis Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948
Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948, Mém. Inst. Royal Colonial Belge: 48.
(error for Grandidieria cyrenopsis Bourguignat, 1885)

Grandidieria incarnata lutea Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948
Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948, Mém. Inst. Royal Colonial Belge: 48.
(new name for Unio (Grandidieria) gravida var. lutescens Germain, 1905)

Caelatura (Grandidieria) burtoni forma globosa Leloup, 1950
Leloup, 1950, Res. Sci. Explor. Hydrob. Lac Tanganyika (1946-1947) 3: 143, pl. 2, fig. D.
Coulter, 1991, unknown publication: 234, fig.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio burtoni Woodward, 1859)

Caelatura burtoni forma elongata Coulter, 1991
Coulter, 1991, unknown publication: 234.
(reference to Grandidieria elongata Bourguignat, 1885)

Caelatura burtoni forma rotundata Coulter, 1991
Coulter, 1991, unknown publication: 234, fig.
(reference to Grandidieria rotundata Bourguignat, 1885)

Caelatura burtoni forma typica Coulter, 1991
Coulter, 1991, unknown publication: 234, fig.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio burtoni Woodward, 1859)

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