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

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Bivalvia | Myoida | Dreissenidae | Mytilopsis africana

nominal species Dreissena cyanea Van Beneden, 1838

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

= Mytilopsis africana

Taxonomic Opinions

+ Mytilopsis africana (Van Beneden, 1835) — WoRMS, 2011
+ Mytilopsis africana (Van Beneden, 1835) — Daget, 1998
= Congeria cyanea (P.J. Van Beneden) — Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927

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