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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 | Unioninae | Unionini | Unio

species Unio abyssinicus Martens, 1866: synonymy
     9 specimens available.

Unio abyssinicus Martens, 1866
Martens, 1866, Malak. Blatt. 13: 102.
Type(s): SYNTYPES ZMB_8590, Sudl. Abyssinien.

Unio habessinicus Heuglin, 1868
Heuglin, 1868, Reise nach Abessinien: 290.

Unio abyssinicus Jickeli, 1874
‘von Martens’ Jickeli, 1874, Nova Acta Dtsch. Akad. Naturf. 37(1): 278, pl. 9, fig. 5; pl. 10, fig. 10.
(reference to Unio abyssinicus Martens, 1866)

Unio schweinfurthi Martens, 1886
Martens, 1886, S.-Ber. Ges. Naturf. Freunde zu Berlin 1886: 127.
(homonym of Unio sennariensis [sic] var. schweinfurthi Martens, 1873; renamed Unio fayumensis Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927)

Unio willcocksi Newton, 1899
Newton, 1899, Geol. Mag. 6: 406, pl. 20, figs. 1-4.

Unio abessinicus Blanckenhorn, 1901
Blanckenhorn, 1901, unknown publication: 444, 462.
(error for Unio abyssinicus Martens, 1866)

Unio vignardi Pallary, 1924
Pallary, 1924, Mém. Inst. Égypte 7 (n.s.): 40, pl. 4, figs. 16, 18.

Unio fayumensis Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927
Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927, Bull. AMNH 53: 381.
(new name for Unio schweinfurthi Martens, 1886)

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