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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 (1925), 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. 1925. Mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles. Mollusques terrestres et fluviatiles 4(3): 199-238.

Attributed Species Names

Unio (Nodularia) koehleri Germain, 1909
Germain, 1909, Bull. Mus. Hist. Nat. 15: 541, pl. 8, figs. 43-44, 47 [as ‘kœhleri’].
Germain, 1925, Miss. Rohan-Chabot 4(3): 223, figs. 6-8.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0138, Guinee Francaise.

Nodularia rohani Germain, 1925
Germain, 1925, Miss. Rohan-Chabot 4(3): 221, text figs. 3-5.
Type(s): SYNTYPES MNHN_MP_0101_01, Luaukondo [Luankundu River], Angloa.

Taxonomic Opinions

Aetheria [sic] elliptica (Lamarck, 1807)
+ Etheria trigonula Lamarck, 1807
+ Etheria semilunata Lamarck, 1807
+ Etheria transversa Lamarck, 1807
+ Etheria plumbea FĂ©russac, 1824

Nodularia koehleri (Germain, 1909)

Nodularia kunenensis (Mousson, 1887)

Nodularia rohani Germain nov. sp.

Spatha (Aspatharia) corrugata Dautzenberg, 1893

Spatha (Aspatharia) kamerunensis Walker, 1910

Spatha (Aspatharia) semicorrugata Preston, 1909

Spatha (Aspatharia) vignoni [sic] (Bernardi, 1859)
+ Anodonta rugifera Dunker, 1858
+ Anodonta vignonana Musgrave, 1863
+ Spatha vignoni Ancey, 1888
+ Margaritana vignoniana Paetel, 1890

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