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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 | Unionoida | Etherioidea | Iridinidae | Iridininae | Pleiodon

species Pleiodon spekii (Woodward, 1859): synonymy
     161 specimens available.

Iridina elongata Wood, 1828
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 7 [as ‘Arca elongata’].
Wood, 1828, Suppl. Index Testac.: 41, pl. 2, sp. 10.
(misidentified reference to Iridina elongata Sowerby & Sowerby, 1821)

Iridina spekii Woodward, 1859
Woodward, 1859, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1859: 348, pl. 47, fig. 2.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1859-12-23-8, Lake Tanganyika.

Iridina speckii Clessin, 1876
‘Woodward’ Clessin, 1876, Conchyl. Cab.: 232, pl. 70, fig. 1.
(error for Iridina spekii Woodward, 1859)

Pleiodon spekei E.A. Smith, 1880
‘Woodward’ of Authors.
E.A. Smith, 1880, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1880: 350.
E.A. Smith, 1881, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1881: 296.
Sturany, 1894, Durch Massailand zur Nilquelle: 302.
Martens, 1897, Besch. Weich. Deutsch Ost Afr. 4: 256.
(error for Iridina spekii Woodward, 1859)
Type(s): HOLOTYPE BMNH_1859-12-23-8, Lake Tanganyika.

Cameronia anceyi Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 30, 39.
‘Ancey’ Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 68.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0188, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia bourguignati Bourguignat, 1885
‘Ancey, in litt.’ Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 26, 39.
Ancey in Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 67.
‘Ancey’ Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 71, pl. 33, figs. 1-2.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0167, Kibanga.

Cameronia giraudi Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 107.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 39.
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 67.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0231, Mpala.

Cameronia marioniana Bourguignat, 1885
‘Ancey, in litt.’ Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 28, 39.
‘Ancey’ Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 68.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0254, Lac Tanganyika.

Cameronia revoiliana Bourguignat, 1885
Bourguignat, 1885, Notice Prodr. Moll. Giraud Tanganika: 107.
Bourguignat, 1885, Esp. Nouv. et Genres Nouv. Lac Oukékérewe et Tanganika: 39.
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 67, 79.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0262, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia admirabilis Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 66, 69.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 73, pl. 34, fig. 1.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0179, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia bridouxi Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 66, 71.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0176, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia charbonnieri Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 67, 83.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0211, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia complanata Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 66, 76.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0208, Tanganyika.

Cameronia coulboisi Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 67, 77.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 67, pl. 31, figs. 1-2.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0214, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia dromauxi Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 68, 84.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0210, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia gigantea Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 66, 68.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75, pl. 35, fig. 1.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0239, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia guillemeti Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 66, 72.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0201, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia josseti Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 67, 82.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 69, pl. 32, fig. 3.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0227, Lac Tanganyika.

Cameronia jouberti Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 68, 88.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0234, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia landeaui Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 66, 74.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 67, pl. 31, fig. 3.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0242, Karema, Lac Tanganyika.

Cameronia lavigeriana Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 68, 85.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0233, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia locardiana Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 67, 78.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0200, Lac Tanganyika.

Cameronia mabilliana Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 68, 86.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0183, Lac Tanganyika.

Cameronia moineti Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 68, 89.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0265, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia obtusa Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 66, 75.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0258, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia paradoxa Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 68, 91.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 69, pl. 32, figs. 1-2.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0270, lac Tanganyika.

Cameronia pulchella Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 66, 73.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0297, lac Tanganyika.

Cameronia randabeli Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 68, 90.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0298, Tanganyika.

Cameronia vynckei Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 67, 81.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 75.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0313, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Cameronia lavigirina Simpson, 1900
‘Bourguignat’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 910.
(error for Cameronia lavigeriana Bourguignat, 1886)

Cameronia randebeli Simpson, 1900
‘Bourguignat’ Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 910.
(error for Cameronia randabeli Bourguignat, 1886)

Cameronia vynckii Simpson, 1900
‘Bourguignat’ of Authors.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 910.
Kobelt, 1910, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges. 32: 86.
(error for Cameronia vynckei Bourguignat, 1886)

Cameronia marioni Germain, 1908
‘Bourguignat’ Germain, 1908, Résult. Sci. Voyage Afrique FOA: 694.
(error for Cameronia marioniana Bourguignat, 1885)

Pliodon (Cameronia) lavigeriei Germain, 1908
Germain, 1908, Résult. Sci. Voyage Afrique FOA: 694.
(error for Cameronia lavigeriana Bourguignat, 1886)

Pliodon (Cameronia) giraudi mut. elongata Germain, 1908
Germain, 1908, Résult. Sci. Voyage Afrique FOA: 694.
(homonym of Pliodon elongatus Bourguignat, 1879; intro'd as intra-sp. of Cameronia giraudi Bourguignat, 1885)

Cameronia charbonieri Kobelt, 1910
‘Bourg.’ Kobelt, 1910, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges. 32: 86.
(error for Cameronia charbonnieri Bourguignat, 1886)

Cameronia spekei var. culboisi Kobelt, 1910
‘Bourg.’ Kobelt, 1910, Abh. Senckenb. Naturf. Ges. 32: 86.
(error for Cameronia coulboisi Bourguignat, 1886)

Cameronia gosseti Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927
‘Bourguignat’ Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927, Bull. AMNH 53: 441.
(error for Cameronia josseti Bourguignat, 1886)

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