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Thu 07 Dec 2023

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 reports the specimens in the MUSSELpdb and provides a map if geocodes are known. The taxonomic history reports the record of different names and combinations that have been applied to this species (and its synonyms) since 2007.

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Bivalvia | Sphaerioida | Sphaeriidae | Sphaeriinae | Afropisidium

species Afropisidium pirothi (Jickeli, 1881): specimens
     8 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Pisidium pirothiVan Damme & Van Bocxlaer (2009), Bogan (2010), IUCN (2010), Schulteiß et al. (2011)

Range: Widespread in Africa, from the Nile to the west and south through East Africa.

There are no specimens in the MUSSELpdb for this species.

Genbank Vouchers


MW02/1 UGSB 25762 (COI)

UGSB 16741 (H3)

UGSB 16711 (H3)

UGSB 25762 (H3)

Page updated: 09:09:18 Thu 07 Dec 2023

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