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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 Lévèque (1974), 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

Lévèque, C. 1974. Étude systématique et biométrique des lamellibranches Unionides et Mutelides du Basin Tchadien. Cah. O.R.S.T.O.M., Sér. Hydrobiol. 8: 105-117.

Attributed Species Names

Spatha bourguignati Germain, 1906
‘Bourguignat’ of Authors.
Germain, 1906, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 12: 174.
Kobelt, 1911, Nachr. Bl. Dtsch. Malak. Ges. 1911: 58.
Lévèque, 1974, Cah. O.R.S.T.O.M., Sér. Hydrobiol. 8: 1009, pl. 2, figs. 5-8.
(misidentified reference to Spatha bourguignati Bourguignat, 1886)

Spatha (Leptospatha) pfeifferi Germain, 1907
‘Bernardi’ of Authors.
‘Bernardi’ Germain, 1907, L’Afrique Centrale Française: 560.
‘Bernardi’ Lévèque, 1974, Cah. O.R.S.T.O.M., Sér. Hydrobiol. 8: 110.
(misidentified reference to Margaritana pfeifferiana Bernardi, 1860; error for Margaritana pfeifferiana Bernardi, 1860)

Caelatura teretiuscula Lévèque, 1971
‘Philippi’ Lévèque, 1971, unknown publication: 275.
Lévèque, 1974, Cah. O.R.S.T.O.M., Sér. Hydrobiol. 8: 106, pl. 1, figs. 14-16.
(misidentified reference to Unio teretiusculus Philippi, 1847)

Aspatharia dahomeyensis Lévèque, 1974
‘Lea’ Lévèque, 1974, Cah. O.R.S.T.O.M., Sér. Hydrobiol. 8: ??.
(misidentified reference to Anodonta dahomeyensis Lea, 1859)

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