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This page documents data for Rang (1835), 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

Rang, M. 1835. Mémoire sur quelques acéphales d’eua douce du Sénégal, our servir a la malacologie de l’Afrique occidentale. Nouvelles Annales du Muséum d’Histoire Naturelle, ou Recueil de Mémoires..., etc. 4(3): 297-320, pls. 28-29.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio juliani Rang, 1835
Rang, 1835, Nouv. Ann. Mus. 4(3): 306.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_MP_0143, Senegal.

Anodonta tawaii Rang, 1835
Rang, 1835, Nouv. Ann. Mus. 4(3): 310.

Anodonta chaiziana Rang, 1835
Rang, 1835, Nouv. Ann. Mus. 4(3): 307, pls. 28-29.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0217, Senegal.

Iridina mutel Rang, 1835
Adanson, 1757, Hist. Nat. Sénégal, Coquillages: 234, pl. 17, fig. 21 [as ‘le mutel’]. [pre-linnaean]
Rang, 1835, Nouv. Ann. Mus. 4(3): 314.

Iridina rostrata Rang, 1835
Rang, 1835, Nouv. Ann. Mus. 4(3): 316.
Potiez & Michaud, 1844, Galérie Moll. at. Mus. Douai 2: 147, pl. 56, fig. 1.
Type(s): TYPE XXX_UNKNOWN, Senegal.

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