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The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves)

FM(U)otW(aolcb) is the web version of the MUSSEL Project Database. Follow the links to browse the data or use the custom Google search field. Either way, you win!

This page documents data for E.A. Smith (1893), 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

Smith, E.A. 1893. On a collection of land and freshwater shells transmitted by Mr. H.H. Johnston, C.B., from British Central Africa. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1893: 632-641.

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Attributed Species Names

Unio (Metaptera) johnstoni E.A. Smith, 1893
E.A. Smith, 1893, Proc. Zool. Soc. London 1893: 640, pl. 59, figs. 18-20.
(homonym of Unio johnstoni Etheridge, 1881; renamed Prisodontopsis aviculaeformis F.R. Woodward, 1991)
Type(s): LECTOTYPE BMNH_1893-8-23-100, Lake Mweru, Central Africa.

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