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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 | Veneroida | Donacidae | Galatea

species Galatea bengoensis Dunker, 1849: synonymy

Galatea laeta Philippi, 1848
Philippi, 1848, Z. Malak. 5(12): 190.
(renamed Galatea philippiana Morelet, 1858)

Galatea rubicunda Philippi, 1848
Philippi, 1848, Z. Malak. 5(12): 190.
(renamed Galatea philippiana Morelet, 1858)

Galatea bengoensis Dunker, 1849
Dunker, 1849, unknown publication: 183.

Galatea philippiana Morelet, 1858
Morelet, 1858, unknown publication: 32.
(new name for Galatea laeta Philippi, 1848; new name for Galatea rubicunda Philippi, 1848)

Galatea laeta var. versicolor Sowerby, 1868
Sowerby, 1868, Conch. Icon. 16: pl. 6, fig. 16c.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Galatea laeta Philippi, 1848)

Galateia bocagii Brito Capello, 1878
Brito Capello, 1878, unknown publication: 9, pl. 1, figs. 8; pl. 2, figs. 2-4.

Galateia bengoensis var. multiradiata Brito Capello, 1878
Brito Capello, 1878, unknown publication: 16.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Galatea bengoensis Dunker, 1849; homonym of Galatea radiata var. multiradiata Bernardi, 1860)

Galateia bengoensis var. tigrina Brito Capello, 1878
Brito Capello, 1878, unknown publication: 16.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Galatea bengoensis Dunker, 1849)

Galateia bengoensis var. versicolor Brito Capello, 1878
Brito Capello, 1878, unknown publication: 16.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Galatea bengoensis Dunker, 1849; homonym of Galatea laeta var. versicolor Sowerby, 1868)

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