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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 | Pseudospatha

species Pseudospatha tanganyicensis (E.A. Smith, 1880): synonymy
     138 specimens available.

Spatha tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880
E.A. Smith, 1880, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1880: 350, pl. 31, fig. 8-8a.
(renamed Burtonia tanganikana Bourguignat, 1883)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_80-3-5-48, Lake Tanganyika.

Spatha tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880
E.A. Smith, 1880, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1880: pl. 31, fig. 8a. [in part]
E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1881: 296, pl. 34, fig. 32.
(reference to Spatha tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880)

Burtonia livingstoniana Bourguignat, 1883
E.A. Smith, 1880, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1880: pl. 31, fig. 8a [as ‘Spatha tanganyicensis’]. [in part]
E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1881: 296, pl. 34, fig. 32 [as ‘Spatha tanganyicensis’].
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 23.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 38.
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 32.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 59.

Burtonia tanganikana Bourguignat, 1883
E.A. Smith, 1880, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1880: 350, pl. 31, fig. 8 [as ‘Spatha tanganyicensis’].
Bourguignat, 1883, Moll. Fluv. Nyanza: 20, footnote.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 38.
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 32.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 59.
(new name for Spatha tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880)

Burtonia bourguignati Bourguignat, 1886
‘Joubert’ in litt. Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 32, 38.
‘Joubert’ Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 59, pl. 27, figs. 4-5.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0174, Kibanga.

Burtonia bridouxi Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 32, 37.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 59.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0185, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Burtonia contorta Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 33, 39.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 57, pl. 26, figs. 3-5.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0212, Kibanga.

Burtonia elongata Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 32, 34.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 55, pl. 25, fig. 3.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0236, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Burtonia grandidieriana Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 33, 42.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 59, pl. 27, figs. 1-3.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0181, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Burtonia jouberti Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 33, 40.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 59.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0222, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Burtonia lavigeriana Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 32, 36.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 53, pl. 24, figs. 1-4.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0219, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Burtonia magnifica Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 33, 41.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 57, pl. 26, figs. 1-2.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0244, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Burtonia moineti Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 32, 33.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 55, pl. 25, fig. 1.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0273, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Burtonia subtriangularis Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 32, 35.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 55, pl. 25, fig. 2.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0312, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Burtonia lavigerina Simpson, 1900
‘Bourguignat’ of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 577.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 204.
Pain & Woodward, 1968, Rev. Zool. Botan. Afr. 77: 213.
(error for Burtonia lavigeriana Bourguignat, 1886)

Burtonia livingstonensis Simpson, 1900
‘Bourguignat’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 578.
‘Bourguignat’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 205.
(error for Burtonia livingstoniana Bourguignat, 1883)

Burtonia foai Mabille, 1901
Mabille, 1901, Bull. Soc. Philom. Paris 3: 58.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0256, Lac Tanganyika.

Burtonia livingstoni Germain, 1905
‘Bourguignat’ Germain, 1905, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 11: 260.
Germain, 1908, Résult. Sci. Voyage Afrique FOA: 687.
(error for Burtonia livingstoniana Bourguignat, 1883)

Pseudospatha bridouxiana Kobelt, 1910
‘Bourguignat’ Kobelt, 1910, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges. 32: 86.
(error for Burtonia bridouxi Bourguignat, 1886)

Burtonia magnipica Simpson, 1914
‘Bourguignat’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 204.
(error for Burtonia magnifica Bourguignat, 1886)

Pseudospatha ortmanni Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927
Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927, Bull. AMNH 53: 446, pl. 45, figs. 5, 7.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) ANSP_132188, Toa Bay, 5 m., L. Tanganyika, Shaba Province, 05 40 S; 029 20 E.

Pseudospatha stappersi Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927
Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927, Bull. AMNH 53: 446, pl. 54, fig. 6.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_132189, Kilwa Bay, L. Tanganyika.

Pseudospatha tanganyicensis forme bequaerti Leloup, 1950
Leloup, 1950, Res. Sci. Explor. Hydrob. Lac Tanganyika (1946-1947) 3: 122, figs. 56B, f9B, 60; pl. 5, fig. 5a.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Spatha tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE IRSNB_MP_0480, Tanganika.

Pseudospatha tanganyicensis forme typica Leloup, 1950
Leloup, 1950, Res. Sci. Explor. Hydrob. Lac Tanganyika (1946-1947) 3: 111, figs. 53A, 54C-D, 56A, 57B, 60; pl. 7, fig. A.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Spatha tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1880)

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