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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 Marshall & Fenwick (2006), 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

Marshall, B.A. & M.C. Fenwick. 2006. Unio zelebori Dunker in Dunker & Zelebor, 1866, a form of Cafferia caffra (Krauss, 1848) (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Unionidae). Molluscan Research 26(1)1: 19-22.

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Taxonomic Opinions

Cafferia caffra (Krauss, 1848)
+ Unio (Hyridella) hygapanus O. Boettger, 1866
+ Unio zelebori Dunker, 1866
+ Unio vaalensis Chaper, 1885
+ Unio caffer var. pentheri Sturany, 1898
+ Unio vicinus Preston, 1910

Hyridella menziesii
+ Unio aucklandicus Gray, 1843
+ Unio waikarensis Colenso, 1845
+ Unio lutulentus Gould, 1850
+ Unio hochstetteri Dunker, 1862
+ Unio depauperata Hutton, 1882
+ Unio rugatus Hutton, 1882
+ Diplodon (Hyridella) menziesi lucasi Suter, 1905
+ Diplodon (Hyridella) menziesi acuta Suter, 1907

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