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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 soleniformis Bourguignat, 1885: synonymy
     18 specimens available.

Iridina exotica E.A. Smith, 1881
‘Lamarck’ of Authors.
E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1881: 296.
Crosse, 1881, J. de Conch. 29: 292.
Dartevelle & Schwetz, 1948, Mém. Inst. Royal Colonial Belge: 52.
(misidentified reference to Iridina exotica Lamarck, 1819)

Mutela nilotica Crosse, 1881
‘Cailliaud’ Crosse, 1881, J. de Conch. 29: 131.
(misidentified reference to Iridina nilotica Cailliaud, 1823)

Mutela soleniformis Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 25.
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 24.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 49, pl. 22, fig. 2-3.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0304, Tanganyika.

Mutela bridouxi Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 24, 25.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 49, pl. 22, fig. 1.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0184, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Mutela jouberti Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 24, 28.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 51, pl. 23, fig. 1.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0235, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Mutela lavigeriana Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 24, 26.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 49.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0218, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Mutela moineti Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 24, 27.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 49.
Germain, 1911, Doc. Scientif. Miss. Tilho 2: 211, footnote, pl. 3, fig. 1.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0287, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Mutela monceti Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 25, 29.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 49.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0259, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Mutela visseri Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 25 [as ‘vysseri’], 31.
(incorrect original spelling of Mutela vysseri Bourguignat, 1886)
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0314, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Mutela vysseri Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 25, 31 [as ‘visseri’].
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 51, pl. 23, figs. 2-3.
(correct name for Mutela visseri Bourguignat, 1886)

Mutela lavigerina Simpson, 1900
‘Bourguignat’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 906.
‘Bourguignat’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1367.
(error for Mutela lavigeriana Bourguignat, 1886)

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