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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 | 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 africanaBeneden (1835)
Congeria africanaPilsbry & Bequaert (1927)
Mytilopsis africanusNuttall (1990)
Mytilopsis africanaDaget (1998), Huber (2010), IUCN (2010), WoRMS (2011)

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

Dreissena lacustrisMorelet (1860)
Congeria lacustrisPilsbry & Bequaert (1927)
Mytilopsis africanaDaget (1998)
Mytilopsis lacustrisHuber (2010), WoRMS (2011)

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

Dreissena ornataMorelet (1885)
Congeria ornataPilsbry & Bequaert (1927)
Mytilopsis africanaDaget (1998)
Mytilopsis ornataHuber (2010), WoRMS (2011)

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

Dreissena cyaneaBeneden (1838)
Congeria cyaneaPilsbry & Bequaert (1927)
Mytilopsis africanaDaget (1998), WoRMS (2011)

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

Praxis ethericolaRochebrune (1883)
Mytilopsis africanaDaget (1998)

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

Dreissensia holmid’Ailly (1896)
Congeria holmiPilsbry & Bequaert (1927)
Mytilopsis africanaDaget (1998)
Mytilopsis ornataHuber (2010), WoRMS (2011)

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

Dreissensia bananaensisPreston (1909)
Congeria ornataPilsbry & Bequaert (1927)
Mytilopsis africanaDaget (1998)
Mytilopsis ornataHuber (2010), WoRMS (2011)

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

Dreissensia gibberosaPreston (1909)
Congeria gibberosaPilsbry & Bequaert (1927)
Mytilopsis africanaDaget (1998), WoRMS (2011)

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

Dreissensia bananensisDaget (1998)

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