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Wed 11 Sep 2019

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 aviculaeformis F.R. Woodward, 1991: synonymy
     51 specimens available.

Unio (Metaptera) johnstoni E.A. Smith, 1893
E.A. Smith, 1893, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1893: 640, pl. 59, figs. 18-20.
(homonym of Unio johnstoni Etheridge, 1881; renamed Prisodontopsis aviculaeformis F.R. Woodward, 1991)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_1893-8-23-100, Lake Mweru, Central Africa.

Prisodontopsis aviculaeformis F.R. Woodward, 1991
F.R. Woodward, 1991, J. of Conch. 34: 104.
(new name for Unio (Metaptera) johnstoni E.A. Smith, 1893)
Type(s): AUTOMATIC BMNH_1893-8-23-100, Lake Mweru, Central Africa.

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