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

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This page documents data for Germain (1911), such as genera and species attributed to that publication (including known misspellings, misidentifications, and other unavailable names) as well as taxonomic opinions, if available. Taxonomic opinions refer to uses of genera and species as valid and invalid in that work.

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Publication information

Germain, L. 1911. Etude sur les mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles recueillis au cours de la mission de délimitation du Niger-Tchad (Mission Tilho). Documents scientifiques Mission Tilho 2: 165-247, 4 pls.

Attributed Species Names

Mutela moineti Bourguignat, 1886
Bourguignat, 1886, Nouv. Malac.: Unio. Iridin. Lac Tanganika: 24, 27.
Bourguignat, 1888, Iconogr. Malac. Lac Tanganika: 49.
Germain, 1911, Doc. Scientif. Miss. Tilho 2: 211, footnote, pl. 3, fig. 1.
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0287, Kibanga (Lac Tanganyika).

Spatha (Leptospatha) cryptoradiata Germain, 1907
Germain, 1907, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 13: 562.
Germain, 1911, Doc. Scientif. Miss. Tilho 2: 50.
(misidentified reference to Spatha cryptoradiata Putzeys, 1898)

Unio (Nodularia) lacoini var. ventricosa Germain, 1911
Germain, 1911, Doc. Scientif. Miss. Tilho 2: 49. [nomen nudum]
(intro'd as intra-sp. of Unio (Nodularia) lacoini Germain, 1906)

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