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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 Martens (1886), 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. 1886. Herr v. Martens zeigte subfossile Süsswasser-Conchylien aus Aegypten vor, welche Professor G. Schweinfurth im Fajum-Becken unweit Adue über dem Bats am Bahndamm in 17 Meter Seehöhe gesammelt hat. Sitzungs-Berichte der Gesellschaften naturforschender Freunde zu Berlin 1886: 126-129.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio schweinfurthi Martens, 1886
Martens, 1886, S.-Ber. Ges. Naturf. Freunde zu Berlin 1886: 127.
(homonym of Unio sennariensis [sic] var. schweinfurthi Martens, 1873; renamed Unio fayumensis Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927)

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