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Wed 11 Sep 2019

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 | Dreissenidae | Mytilopsis

species Mytilopsis africana (Van Beneden, 1835): synonymy

Dreissena africana Beneden, 1835
Beneden, 1835, Bull. Acad. roy. sci. lett. beaux-arts Belg. 2: 166.
Beneden, 1835, Ann. des Sci. Nat. 2(3): 211, pl. 8, figs. 12-13.

Dreissena cyanea Beneden, 1838
Beneden, 1838, Bull. Acad. roy. sci. lett. beaux-arts Belg. 4: 41, pl. 4, figs. 1-3.

Dreissena lacustris Morelet, 1860
Morelet, 1860, J. de Conch. 4: 191.

Praxis ethericola Rochebrune, 1883
Rochebrune, 1883, Bull. Soc. Philom. Paris 7: 181.

Dreissena ornata Morelet, 1885
Morelet, 1885, J. de Conch. 33: 32, pl. 2, fig. 10.

Dreissensia holmi d’Ailly, 1896
d’Ailly, 1896, Bihang till K. Svenska vet. akad. handlingar 22(4): 130, pl. 5, figs. 13-23.

Dreissensia bananaensis Preston, 1909
Preston, 1909, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 4: 88, pl. 4, fig. 3.

Dreissensia gibberosa Preston, 1909
Preston, 1909, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 4: 89, pl. 4, fig. 4.

Dreissensia bananensis Daget, 1998
‘Preston’ Daget, 1998, Cat. Bivalves Africains: 165.
(error for Dreissensia bananaensis Preston, 1909)

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