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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 | Etherioidea | Iridinidae | Aspathariinae | Aspatharia

species Aspatharia pfeifferiana (Bernardi, 1860): synonymy
     226 specimens available.

Margaritana pfeifferiana Bernardi, 1860
Bernardi, 1860, J. de Conch. 8: 331, pl. 12, figs. 1-2.

Anodon cochlearis Sowerby, 1870
Sowerby, 1870, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 33, sp. 135.
Type(s): TYPE UNKNOWN, [locality unknown].

Spatha sinuata Martens, 1883
Martens, 1883, S.-Ber. Ges. Naturf. Freunde zu Berlin 1883(5): 73.
Martens, 1885, Conch. Mitth. 2: 190, pl. 34, figs. 5-7.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) ZMB_36583, Lubi.

Spathella protchei Rochebrune, 1886
Rochebrune, 1886, Bull. Soc. Malac. France 3: 8.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0290, Mokoka, Congo.

Spatha stuhlmanni Martens, 1897
Martens, 1897, Besch. Weich. Deutsch Ost Afr. 4: 250, text fig.
Type(s): TYPE ZMB_108819, Buessa, Fluss Duki, l’Ituri.

Spatha cryptoradiata Putzeys, 1898
Putzeys, 1898, Ann. Soc. Roy. Zool. Malac. Belgique 33: 24, figs. 14-15.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0194, Haut Congo Belge.

Spatha protchi Simpson, 1900
‘Rochebrune’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 902.
(error for Spathella protchei Rochebrune, 1886)

Spatha (Leptospatha) cryptoraoita Germain, 1906
Germain, 1906, Mém. Soc. Zool. France 19: 241.
(error for Spatha cryptoradiata Putzeys, 1898)

Spatha pfeifferi Germain, 1909
‘Bernardi’ Germain, 1909, Arch. Zool. exp. gén. 1: 56.
(error for Margaritana pfeifferiana Bernardi, 1860)

Mutela lukuluensis Preston, 1913
Preston, 1913, Rev. Zool. Afr. 3(1): 61, pl. 6, fig. 4.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) MRAC_57422, confluence of the Lukulu and Luapula rivers, Belgian Congo.

Aspatharia dahomeyensis Lévèque, 1974
‘Lea’ Lévèque, 1974, Cah. O.R.S.T.O.M., Sér. Hydrobiol. 8: ??.
(misidentified reference to Anodonta dahomeyensis Lea, 1859)

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