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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 Germain (1911), 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

Germain, L. 1911. Les Unionidæ de Madagascar. Bulletin du Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle 17: 136-140, 1 pl.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio (—?) malgachensis Germain, 1911
Germain, 1911, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 17: 139, pl. 1, figs. 3-5.
Germain, 1918, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 24: 36.
Type(s): HOLOTYPE MNHN_20832, Madagascar.

Unio (Nodularia) geayi Germain, 1911
Germain, 1911, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 17: 137, pl. 1, figs. 1-2, 6-7.
Type(s): LECTOTYPE MNHN_1704, Madagascar, Mission Geay hab.?

Taxonomic Opinions

Unio (Nodularia) geayi Germain, nov. sp.

Unio malgachensis Germain, 1911

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