WoRMS taxon details

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMegathiris d'Orbigny, 1847

104048  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:104048)

accepted
Genus
marine
Orbigny A. d'. (1847). Considérations zoologiques et géologiques sur les brachiopodes ou palliobranches, parts 1–2. Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences, Paris (2nd series) 25(5):193–195; 25(7):266–269. Also published in Annales des Sciences Naturelles (series 3) 8:241–270. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50610#page/246/mode/1up [details]   
WoRMS (2016). Megathiris d'Orbigny, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=104048 on 2017-12-12

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
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Martinez, Olga
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original description Orbigny A. d'. (1847). Considérations zoologiques et géologiques sur les brachiopodes ou palliobranches, parts 1–2. Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires des Séances de l’Académie des Sciences, Paris (2nd series) 25(5):193–195; 25(7):266–269. Also published in Annales des Sciences Naturelles (series 3) 8:241–270. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50610#page/246/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record Howson, C.M. (2001). Brachiopoda, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 334 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Logan, A. (2007). Geographic distribution of extant articulated brachiopods. In: Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part H, Brachiopoda (revised), vol.6, 3082–3115. Geological Society of America, Boulder, Colorado, and University of Kansas Press, Lawrence, Kansas.  [details]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



Feeding Type
suspension feeder [details]
Megathiris detruncata from Madeira
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Megathiris detrunca...
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