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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 | Coelatura

species Coelatura mossambicensis (Martens, 1860): synonymy
     70 specimens available.

Unio mossambicensis Martens, 1860
‘Peters’ Martens, 1860, Malak. Blatt. 6: 218, pl. 3, figs. 3-5.
‘Ptrs.’ Martens, 1897, Besch. Weich. Deutsch Ost Afr. 4: 225, pl. 7, fig. 2.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ZMB_4654A, Mosambik, Tete, unterer [lower] Sambesi.

Unio mosambicensis Lea, 1870
‘Mart.’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 63.
(error for Unio mossambicensis Martens, 1860)

Unio borellii Ancey, 1894
Ancey, 1894, Mém. Soc. Zool. France 7: 226, text fig. 2 as [as ‘Borellii’].

Unio lechaptoisi Ancey, 1894
Ancey, 1894, Mém. Soc. Zool. France 7: 228, fig. 3.

Unio liederi Martens, 1897
Martens, 1897, Besch. Weich. Deutsch Ost Afr. 4: 226, pl. 7, fig. 19.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE ZMB_104813, Ulanga, oberes Rufidschi Gebiet, Tansania, Ruaha River.

Unio lechaptoisi var. minor Martens, 1897
Martens, 1897, Besch. Weich. Deutsch Ost Afr. 4: 227.
(homonym of Unio margaritifer var. minor Rossmässler, 1835; intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio lechaptoisi Ancey, 1894)
Type(s): SYNTYPE ZMB_104816, Mbampa Bay.

Unio angoniensis Preston, 1910
Preston, 1910, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 6: 59, pl. 4, fig. 5.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MRAC_56760, Angoniland.

Unio shireensis Preston, 1910
Preston, 1910, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 6: 61, pl. 4, fig. 11.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE MRAC_56594, River Shire 3-4 km from Lake Nyassa.

Indonaia framesi Connolly, 1925
Connolly, 1925, Rec. Albany Mus. 3: 265, pl. 12, figs. 1, 4.
Connolly, 1939, Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 33: 611 [as ‘Unio framesi’].
Type(s): TYPE SMF_3545, Premier Co.’s Dam, junction of Wilge River, Pretoria-District, Transvaal.

Indonaia mozambicensis Germain, 1935
Germain, 1935, Mém. Mus. Zool. Univ., Coimbra 80: 70.
(error for Unio mossambicensis Martens, 1860)

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