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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!

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Etherioidea | Iridinidae | Aspathariinae | Chambardia

species Chambardia wissmanni (Martens, 1883): synonymy
     159 specimens available.

Spatha wissmanni Martens, 1883
Martens, 1883, S.-Ber. Ges. Naturf. Freunde zu Berlin 1883(5): 73.
Martens, 1894, Conch. Mitth. 3: 9, pl. 44.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ZMB_36582, Lubi i Lubilasch od Sankuru.

Spatha bellamyi Jousseaume, 1886
Jousseaume, 1886, Bull. Soc. Zool. France 11: 491, pl. 13, figs. 2-2a.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0172, Koulikoro, Niger.

Spatha wissmani Simpson, 1900
‘von Martens’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 896.
‘von Martens’ Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1315.
(error for Spatha wissmanni Martens, 1883)

Spatha oppicata Germain, 1913
‘Rochebrune’ Germain, 1913, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 19: 292.
(intro'd as syn of Anodonta rubens Lamarck, 1819)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0277, Ouassoulou, Niger.

Aspatharia (Spathopsis) wissmanni bangalorum Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927
Dautzenberg & Germain, 1914, Rev. Zool. Afr. 4: 68 (in part).
Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927, Bull. AMNH 53: 424, text fig. 93.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Spatha wissmanni Martens, 1883)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE ANSP_134026, Malema, Belg. Congo.

Aspatharia hassei Darteville, 1941
Darteville, 1941, Rev. Zool. Botan. Afr. 34: 377.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MRAC_215943, Bas-Congo.

Aspatharia rubens Leloup, 1950
‘Lamarck’ of Authors.
Leloup, 1950, Res. Sci. Explor. Hydrob. Lac Tanganyika (1946-1947) 3: 83, pl. 5, fig. 1. [in part]
Mandahl-Barth, 1968, Expl. Hydrobiol. Bangweulu-Luapula 12: 56, pl. 11, fig. 3. [in part]
(misidentified reference to Anodonta rubens Lamarck, 1819)

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