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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 (1885), 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. 1885. Coquilles terrestres et fluviatiles de l’Afrique équinoxiale. Journal de Conchyliologie 33: 20-33.

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Attributed Species Names

Dreissena ornata Morelet, 1885
Morelet, 1885, J. de Conch. 33: 32, pl. 2, fig. 10.

Unio aequatorius Morelet, 1885
Morelet, 1885, J. de Conch. 33: 31, pl. 2, fig. 9 [as ‘æquatorius’].
Type(s): SYNTYPES BMNH_93-2-4-1585, Mayumba River, Congo.

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