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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 | Prisodontopsis

species Prisodontopsis mweruensis (E.A. Smith, 1908): synonymy
     98 specimens available.

Unio mweruensis E.A. Smith, 1908
E.A. Smith, 1908, Proc. Malac. Soc. London 8: 13, unnumbered fig.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_1907-11-11-33, Lake Mweru.

Caelatura (Kistinaia) schoutedeni Haas, 1936
Haas, 1936, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges. 431: 64, pl. 5, figs. 4a-d.
Haas, 1969, Treatise on Invert. Paleo: N418 [as ‘shoutedeni’].
Type(s): TYPE MRAC_56145, Riv. Luapula a Kasenga.

Mesafra mesafricana stappersi Haas, 1936
Haas, 1936, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges. 431: 84, pl. 7, figs. 2a-b.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Caelatura (s.s.) mesafricana Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MRAC_56762, Riv. Luapula: Kasenga.

Caelatura symoensi Mandahl-Barth, 1968
Mandahl-Barth, 1968, Expl. Hydrobiol. Bangweulu-Luapula 12: 53, pl. 3, fig. 2; pl. 10, fig. 6.
Mandahl-Barth, 1988, Studies on African Freshwater Bivalves: 28, fig. 109.

Caelatura shoutedeni Haas, 1969
‘Haas, 1936’ of Authors.
Haas, 1969, Treatise on Invert. Paleo: N418.
Millard, 2001, Class. Moll. (3): 1062.
(error for Caelatura (Kistinaia) schoutedeni Haas, 1936)

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