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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

This page documents data for E.A. Smith (1908), 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

Smith, E.A. 1908. Descriptions of new species of fresh-water shells from central Africa. Proceedings of the Malacological Society of London 8: 12-15.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio mweruensis E.A. Smith, 1908
E.A. Smith, 1908, Proc. Malac. Soc. London 8: 13, text fig.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_1907-11-11-33, Lake Mweru.

Mutela hargeri E.A. Smith, 1908
E.A. Smith, 1908, Proc. Malac. Soc. London 8: 14, text fig.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE (MONOTYPY) BMNH_1907-11-11-55, Lake Mweru.

Taxonomic Opinions

Mutela hargeri n. sp.

Unio mweruensis n. sp.

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