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This page documents data for Martens (1866), 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

Martens, E.v. 1866. Ueber einige afrikanische Binnenconchylien. Malakozoologische Blätter 13: 91-110.

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Attributed Species Names

Spatha cailliaudi Martens, 1866
‘von Martens’ of Authors.
Martens, 1866, Malak. Blatt. 13: 102.
Lea, 1870, Synopsis Fam. Naiades: 89.
Simpson, 1900, Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 22: 896.
Pallary, 1909, Mém. Inst. Égypte 6(1): 83.
Simpson, 1914, Descr. Cat. Naiades: 1316.
(error for Spatha caillaudi Martens, 1866)
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0196, Le Nil.

Unio abyssinicus Martens, 1866
Martens, 1866, Malak. Blatt. 13: 102.
Type(s): SYNTYPES ZMB_8590, Sudl. Abyssinien.

Spatha caillaudi Martens, 1866
Cailliaud, 1823, Voyage à Meroe, Atlas 2: pl. 60, fig. 12 [as ‘Anodonta rubens’].
Audouin in Savigny, 1827, Icon. Moll. Egypt.: pl. 7, fig. 1 [as ‘Anodonta rubens’].
Martens, 1866, Malak. Blatt. 13: 9.
Martens, 1866, Malak. Blatt. 13: 102 [as ‘cailliaudi’].
Type(s): SYNTYPE MNHN_MP_0196, Le Nil.

Pisidium amnicum var. elongatum Martens, 1866
Martens, 1866, Malak. Blatt. 13: 102.
(misidentified reference to Pisidium amnicum var. elongata Baudon, 1857)

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