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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrocardium Tomlin, 1931 
AphiaID: 137733

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodonta (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuheterodonta (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthocardiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrocardium (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrocardium shepstonense (Tomlin, 1931)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrthocardiinae Schneider, 2002
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFragum (Afrocardium) Tomlin, 1931
Sources  basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, 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. 180-213 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrocardium exochum (Melvill in Melvill & Standen, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrocardium richardi (Audouin, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrocardium shepstonense (Tomlin, 1931)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrocardium crenelloides (Melvill, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrocardium richardi (Audouin, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrocardium infantile (Nomura & Zinbo, 1934) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrocardium exochum (Melvill in Melvill & Standen, 1907)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137733
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2006-09-04 10:51:58Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2009-01-26 09:04:42Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2009-01-30 12:26:24Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2009-02-01 10:41:42Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2010-09-16 02:51:15Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2014-11-28 08:12:35Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J.; Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Afrocardium Tomlin, 1931. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137733 on 2014-12-18
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