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Wed 05 Jun 2024

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!

For each valid genus, the valid species are listed, Recent taxa first.

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Bivalvia | Cardioida | Tellinoidea | Donacidae

genus Galatea Bruguière, 1797: valid species
     10 nominal genera as synonyms | Cladomics

Galatea bengoensis Dunker, 1849 (brackish)
13 synonyms | 0 specimens
Range: Brackish, estuaries in Angola. [Afrotropics]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.

Galatea bernardii Dunker, 1857 (brackish)
12 synonyms | 0 specimens
Range: Brackish, coastal Angola, north to Gabon. [Afrotropics]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.

Galatea cailliaudi Bernardi, 1860 (brackish)
2 synonyms | 0 specimens
Range: Brackish, coastal, tropical Atlantic Africa. [Afrotropics]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.

Galatea congica Boettger, 1885 (brackish)
6 synonyms | 0 specimens
Range: Brackish, coastal, tropical Atlantic Africa. [Afrotropics]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.

Galatea nux (Pilsbry & Bequaert, 1927) (brackish)
2 synonyms | 0 specimens
Range: Brackish, Congo estuary. [Afrotropics]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.

Galatea paradoxa (Born, 1780)
24 synonyms | 0 specimens
Range: Estuaries in tropical West Africa. [Afrotropics]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.

Galatea schwabi (Clench, 1929)
2 synonyms | 0 specimens
Range: Lower Sanaga, Cameroon. [Afrotropics]
IUCN Red List: Data Deficient.

Galatea tenuicula Philippi, 1848 (brackish)
3 synonyms | 0 specimens
Range: Brackish, Congo estuary. [Afrotropics]
IUCN Red List: Least Concern.

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