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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 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 | Euglesa

species Euglesa keniana (Preston, 1911): specimens
     4 nominal species as synonyms

Taxonomic History (since 2007)

Pisidium kenianumKuiper (2009), Van Damme & Van Bocxlaer (2009), IUCN (2010), Bogan (2010), Schultheiß et al. (2011), Clewing et al. (2022)
Pisidium cf. kenianumClewing et al. (2022)

Range: Eastern Africa, including the upper Congo Basin.

Map of Georeferenced Specimens
species map

There are no specimens in the MUSSELpdb for this species.

Genbank Vouchers


UGSB_16718 (ET05/1) (COI, 16S, 28S, H3) Ethiopia, SNNPR, Gojeb River (7.55547, 36.05721)

UGSB_16719 (ET05/2) (COI) Ethiopia, SNNPR, Gojeb River (7.55547, 36.05721)


UGSB_25760 (KE02/1) (COI, 16S, 28S, H3) Kenya, Nyeri (-0.15992, 37.02080)


UGSB_14956 (RW01/1) (COI, 16S, 28S, H3) Rwanda, West (-2.14613, 29.30117)

UGSB_14967 (RW02/1) (COI, 16S, 28S, H3) Rwanda, West (-2.47425, 28.92357)


UGSB_14944 (UG04/1) (COI, 16S, 28S, H3) Uganda, Kabale (-1.04905, 29.78979)


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