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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 | Sphaeriidae | Sphaeriinae | Sphaerium

species Sphaerium capense (Krauss, 1848): synonymy

Cyclas capensis Krauss, 1848
Krauss, 1848, Südafrik. Moll.: 7, pl. 1, fig. 6.

Cyclas (Sphaerium) madagascariensis Tristram, 1863
Tristram, 1863, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1863: 61.

Sphaerium capense Sowerby, 1878
Sowerby, 1878, Conch. Icon. 20: pl. 5, figs. 45a-b.
(reference to Cyclas capensis Krauss, 1848)

Sphaerium vinosum Dupuis, 1923
Dupuis, 1923, unknown publication: 21.

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