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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

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The nominal species (available and otherwise) in this synonymy are listed by usage rather than strictly by publication date. The primary sorting order is by the most recent year (since 1969) that the species name was treated as valid, and then nominal species are sorted secondarily by publication year.

The taxonomic history of the valid species (since 1900) is listed at the bottom of the page.

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species Prisodontopsis mweruensis (E.A. Smith, 1908): nominal species
     90 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.

Unio mweruensisE.A. Smith (1908)
Parreysia mweruensisSimpson (1914), Pilsbry & Bequaert (1927)
Caelatura (Mweruella) mweruensisHaas (1936), Haas (1969), Haas (1969)
Mweruella mweruensisPain & Woodward (1968), Daget (1998), Graf & Cummings (2007), IUCN (2010), Bogan (2010), Graf & Cummings (2011), Ortiz-Sepulveda et al. (2020)
Caelatura mweruensisMandahl-Barth (1968), Mandahl-Barth (1988)
Mweruella (s.s.) mweruensisStarobogatov (1970)
Prisodontopsis mweruensisGraf et al. (2014), Graf & Cummings (2021)
Coelatura mweruensisBolotov et al. (2017), Bolotov et al. (2017), Huang et al. (2019)

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.

Caelatura (Kistinaia) schoutedeniHaas (1936)
Mweruella mweruensisPain & Woodward (1968), Daget (1998), IUCN (2010)
Caelatura schoutedeniMandahl-Barth (1968)
Caelatura (Kistinaia) shoutedeniHaas (1969)
Caelatura mweruensisMandahl-Barth (1988)

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 symoensiMandahl-Barth (1968)
Caelatura mweruensisMandahl-Barth (1988)
Mweruella mweruensisDaget (1998), IUCN (2010)

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)

Caelatura shoutedeniHaas (1969)

Taxonomic History (since 1900)

Unio mweruensisE.A. Smith (1908)
Parreysia mweruensisSimpson (1914), Pilsbry & Bequaert (1927)
Caelatura (Mweruella) mweruensisHaas (1936), Haas (1969), Haas (1969)
Caelatura (Kistinaia) schoutedeniHaas (1936)
Mweruella mweruensisPain & Woodward (1968), Daget (1998), Graf & Cummings (2007), IUCN (2010), Bogan (2010), Graf & Cummings (2011), Ortiz-Sepulveda et al. (2020)
Caelatura mweruensisMandahl-Barth (1968), Mandahl-Barth (1988)
Caelatura schoutedeniMandahl-Barth (1968)
Caelatura symoensiMandahl-Barth (1968)
Caelatura (Kistinaia) shoutedeniHaas (1969)
Caelatura shoutedeniHaas (1969)
Mweruella (s.s.) mweruensisStarobogatov (1970)
Prisodontopsis mweruensisGraf et al. (2014), Graf & Cummings (2021)
Coelatura mweruensisBolotov et al. (2017), Bolotov et al. (2017), Huang et al. (2019)

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