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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

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Bivalvia | Unionoida | Etherioidea | Iridinidae | Aspathariinae | Chambardia

species Chambardia wahlbergi (Krauss, 1848): synonymy
     255 specimens available.

Iridina wahlbergi Krauss, 1848
Krauss, 1848, Südafrik. Moll.: 19, pl. 2, fig. 1.
Type(s): TYPE NHRM_XXX, Affen River, a trib. of the Limpopo.

Anodonta guillaini Récluz, 1850
Récluz, 1850, J. de Conch. 1: 55.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0220, Afrique Orientale.

Anodonta guilliana Lea, 1852
‘Recluz’ Lea, 1852, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 53.
‘Recluz’ Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 84.
(error for Anodonta guillaini Récluz, 1850)

Anodonta giullaini Adams & Adams, 1857
‘Recluz’ Adams & Adams, 1857, Gen. Rec. Moll. 2: 502.
(error for Anodonta guillaini Récluz, 1850)

Spatha wahlbergi Martens, 1860
‘Krauss’ Martens, 1860, Malak. Blatt. 6: 217.
(reference to Iridina wahlbergi Krauss, 1848)

Spatha natalensis Lea, 1864
Lea, 1864, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 16: 113.
Lea, 1866, Jour. Acad. Nat. Sci. 6 [O. 11]: 64 [68], pl. 20, fig. 58.
Type(s): FIGURED SYNTYPE USNM_86778, Umpingave River, Port Natal, Af.

Spatha hartmanni Martens, 1866
Martens, 1866, Malak. Blatt. 13: 10.
Type(s): TYPES ZMB_4860, Sennar, Sudan.

Anodon tabula Sowerby, 1867
Sowerby, 1867, Conch. Icon. 17: pl. 18, sp. 68.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1965190, Sierra Leone.

Spathella adansonii Jousseaume, 1886
Jousseaume, 1886, Bull. Soc. Zool. France 11: 498, pl. 14, figs. 4-4a.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0163, Marigot du Sengal.

Spatha anceyi Ancey, 1894
‘Bourguignat’ Ancey, 1894, Mém. Soc. Zool. France 7: 231, fig. 7.
(renamed Spatha (s.s.) lacustris Simpson, 1900)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MRAC_57521, N. Nyassa, Karonga.

Spatha wahlbergi var. dorsalis Martens, 1897
‘Krauss’ Martens, 1860, Malak. Blatt. 6: 217 [as ‘Spatha wahlbergi’].
Martens, 1897, Besch. Weich. Deutsch Ost Afr. 4: 247.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Iridina wahlbergi Krauss, 1848)
Type(s): SYNTYPE ZMB_43380, Ihindi, Ugogo.

Spatha maitenguensis Sturany, 1898
Sturany, 1898, Anz. Kais. Akad. Wiss. , Math.-Nat. Classe 35(16): 161.
Sturany, 1899, Denk. Ak. Wien 67: 628, pl. 3, fig. 66.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE NMW_XXX, Maitengue-Fluss, Matabeleland.

Spatha (s.s.) lacustris Simpson, 1900
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 898.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1330.
(new name for Spatha anceyi Ancey, 1894)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MRAC_57521, N. Nyassa, Karonga.

Spathella bozasi Rochebrune & Germain, 1904
Rochebrune & Germain, 1904, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 10: 144.
Rochebrune & Germain, 1904, Mém. Soc. Zool. France 17: 26, pl. 2, fig. 7.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0173, Lac Abbay; Rives da Lac Rodolphe.

Spathella brumpti Rochebrune & Germain, 1904
Rochebrune & Germain, 1904, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 10: 144.
Rochebrune & Germain, 1904, Mém. Soc. Zool. France 17: 26, pl. 2, fig. 6.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0186, bords de l’Omo.

Spatha bourguignati var. major Germain, 1906
Germain, 1906, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 174.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Spatha bourguignati Bourguignat, 1885; homonym of Spatha (Leptospatha) lacustris var. major Germain, 1906)
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0255, Sudan Francais.

Spatha (Leptospatha) lacustris var. major Germain, 1906
Germain, 1906, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 174.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Spatha (s.s.) lacustris Simpson, 1900)

Spatha bertilloniana Preston, 1910
Preston, 1910, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. 6: 63, pl. 5, fig. 15.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MRAC_57521, N. Nyassa, Karonga.

Spatha bourguignati Kobelt, 1910
‘Bourguignat’ of Authors.
Kobelt, 1910, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges. 32: ??.
Crowley, 1964, J. of Conch. 25: 263, pl. 18.
(misidentified reference to Spatha bourguignati Bourguignat, 1885)

Spatha adansoni var. major Germain, 1917
Germain, 1917, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 23: 517, Abb. 5.
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Spathella adansonii Jousseaume, 1886; homonym of Spatha (Leptospatha) lacustris var. major Germain, 1906)

Spatha haasi Pilsbry, 1923
Pilsbry, 1923, Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. 75: 275, pl. 19, figs. 1-2.
Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927, Bull. AMNH 53: 420.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (ORIG. DESIG.) ANSP_81211, Boran, British East Africa.

Aspatharia (Spathopsis) figulorum Cohen, 1935
Cohen, 1935, Atti Soc. Ital. Sci. Nat. 74: 183.

Spatha brumpti Franc, 1949
Franc, 1949, J. de Conch. 9: 171.
(reference to Spathella brumpti Rochebrune & Germain, 1904)

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