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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!

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Etherioidea | Iridinidae | Iridininae | Mutela

species Mutela rostrata (Rang, 1835): synonymy
     268 specimens available.

Iridina rostrata Rang, 1835
Rang, 1835, Nouv. Ann. Mus. 4(3): 316.
Potiez & Michaud, 1844, Galérie Moll. at. Mus. Douai 2: 147, pl. 56, fig. 1.
Type(s): TYPE UNKNOWN, Senegal.

Iridina coelestis Lea, 1838
Lea, 1836, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 57 [as ‘cœlestis’]. [nomen nudum]
Lea, 1838, Trans. Amer. Phil. Soc. 6 [O. 2]: 82, pl. 22, fig. 70 [as ‘cœlestis’].
Type(s): LECTOTYPE USNM_86785, Africa.

Platiris (Spatha) caelestis Lea, 1852
‘Lea’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 55 [as ‘cælestis’].
‘Lea’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 89 [as ‘cælestis’].
(error for Iridina coelestis Lea, 1838)

Iridina gracilis Martens, 1866
‘Parreyss in collectionibus’ Martens, 1866, Malak. Blatt. 13: 11.
(intro'd as syn of Iridina rostrata Rang, 1835)
Type(s): NOMEN NUDUM BMNH_41-4-28-152, Nile River.

Mutelina prasina Rochebrune, 1886
Rochebrune, 1886, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 3: 7.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_5699, Gancini (Congo).

Mutelina calverti Servain, 1890
‘Bourguignat’ Servain, 1890, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 7: 304. [nomen nudum]

Mutelina gracilis Servain, 1890
Servain, 1890, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 7: 304. [nomen nudum]

Mutelina rhynchonella Servain, 1890
‘Bourguignat’ Servain, 1890, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 7: 303. [nomen nudum]

Mutelina rostrata var. minor Germain, 1906
Germain, 1906, Mém. Soc. Zool. France 19: 239.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Iridina rostrata Rang, 1835)

Mutelina rhynchota Pallary, 1909
‘Bourguignat’ Pallary, 1909, Mém. Inst. Égypte 6: 83.
‘Bourguignat’ Pallary, 1924, Mém. Inst. Égypte 7 (n.s.): 53, pl. 4, fig. 15 [as ‘M. aegyptiaca var. rhynchota].

Mutela aegyptiaca Pallary, 1924
Pallary, 1924, Mém. Inst. Égypte 7 (n.s.): 52, pl. 4, fig. 14.
Type(s): PARATYPES BMNH_1937-12-30-13155-13156, Lower Nile River.

Mutelina aegyptiaca var. obtusa Pallary, 1924
Pallary, 1924, Mém. Inst. Égypte 7 (n.s.): 53, pl. 4, fig. 13.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Mutela aegyptiaca Pallary, 1924)

Mutela carrei Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948
‘Putzeys’ Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948, Mém. Inst. Royal Colonial Belge: 52, pl. 3, fig. 8.
(misidentified reference to Burtonia carrei Putzeys, 1898)

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