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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 Connolly (1931), 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

Connolly, M. 1931. Contributions to a knowledge of the fauna of South West Africa. IX. The non-marine Mollusca of South West Africa. Annals of the South African Museum 29: 277-336.

Attributed Species Names

Aspatharia sinuata Connolly, 1931
‘Mts.’ Connolly, 1931, Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 29: 323.
(misidentified reference to Spatha sinuata Martens, 1883)

Mutela mabilli Connolly, 1931
‘Rochebrune’ of Authors.
Connolly, 1931, Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 29: 324.
Daget, 1998, Cat. Bivalves Africains: 146.
(misidentified reference to Mutelina mabilli Rochebrune, 1886)

Taxonomic Opinions

Aspatharia sinuata (Mts., 1883)
+ Spatha cryptoradiata Putzeys, 1898
+ Mutela lukuluensis Preston, 1913
+ Mutela mathildae Preston, 1913

Aspatharia wahlbergi (Krs., 1848)

Cafferia caffra (Krs., 1848)

Indonaia croninae (Walker)

Indonaia kunenensis (Mouss., 1887)

Indonaia zambesiensis (Preston)

Mutela mabilli (Rchbr., 1886)
+ Mutelina paludicola Rochebrune, 1886
+ Mutelina mabillei Germain, 1907

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