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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 Scholz & Glaubrecht (2004), 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

Scholz, H. & M. Glaubrecht. 2004. Evaluating limnic diversity: Toward a revision of the unionid bivalve Coelatura Conrad, 1853 in the Great Lakes of East Africa and adjacent drainage systems (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Unionidae). Mitt. Mus. Nat.kd. Berl., Zool. Reihe 80: 89-121.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Coelatura acuminata (Adams, 1866)

Coelatura alluaudi (Dautzenberg, 1908)

Coelatura bakeri (Adams, H., 1866)

Coelatura burtoni (Woodward, 1859)
+ Unio rostralis Martens, 1897

Coelatura hauttecoeuri (Bourguignat, 1883)
+ Unio multicolor Martens, 1897
+ Unio emini Martens, 1897

Coelatura horei (Smith, E.A., 1880)
+ Unio boehmi Martens, 1897
+ Unio gerrardi Martens, 1897

Coelatura hypsiprymna (Martens, 1897)

Coelatura monceti (Bourguignat, 1883)

Coelatura mossambicensis (Martens, 1860)
+ Unio liederi Martens, 1897

Coelatura nyassaensis (Lea, 1864)
+ Unio kirkii Lea, 1864
+ Unio aferula Lea, 1864
+ Nyassunio ecclesi Crowley et al., 1964
+ Grandidieria bloomeri Crowley et al., 1964

Coelatura ratidota (Charmes, 1885)
+ Unio ambifarius Martens, 1897

Coelatura stuhlmanni (Martens, 1897)
+ Unio ngesianus Martens, 1897

Coelatura ujijiensis (Crosse, 1881)
+ Unio nyassaensis var. tanganyicensis E.A. Smith, 1881

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