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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 Morelet (1868), 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

Morelet, A. 1868. Mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles. Voyage du Dr Friederich Welwitsch, Exécuté par Ordre du Gouvernment Portugais dans les Royaumes d’Angola et de Benguella (Afrique Équinoxiale). 102 pp., 9 pls.

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Attributed Species Names

Iridina welwitschii Morelet, 1868
Morelet, 1868, Voy. Welwitsch, Moll. Terr. Fluv.: 98.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_93-2-4-1740, R. Muio, Angola.

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