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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858 
AphiaID: 138124

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 editorPteriomorphia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea excavata Fabricius, 1779 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimidae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta (Acesta) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta (Callolima) Bartsch, 1913 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta (Plicacesta) Vokes, 1963 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLima (Acesta) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlicacesta Vokes, 1963
Sources 
redescription Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta agassizii (Dall, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta angolensis (Adam & Knudsen, 1955)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta borneensis (Bartsch, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta bullisi (Vokes, 1963)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta butonensis (Bartsch, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta celebensis (Bartsch, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta citrina Masahito & Habe, 1976
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta colombiana (Vokes, 1970)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta diomedae (Dall, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta excavata (Fabricius, 1779)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta goliath (G. B. Sowerby III, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta indica (E. A. Smith, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta maui B. A. Marshall, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta mori (Hertlein, 1952)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta niasensis (Thiele, 1918)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta oophaga Järnegren, Schander & Young, 2007
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta patagonica (Dall, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta philippinensis (Bartsch, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta rathbuni (Bartsch, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta saginata B. A. Marshall, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta smithi (G. B. Sowerby III, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta sphoni (Hertlein, 1963)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta verdensis (Bartsch, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta virgo Habe & Okutani, 1968

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta (Acesta) H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta (Callolima) Bartsch, 1913 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta (Plicacesta) Vokes, 1963 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858 (alternate representation)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta (Plicacesta) diomedae (Dall, 1908) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta diomedae (Dall, 1908) (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta iwaotakii Habe, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDivarilima iwaotakii (Habe, 1961)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta marissinica Yamashita & Habe, 1969 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcesta philippinensis (Bartsch, 1913)
Environment marine
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138124
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2010-02-03 14:40:51Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2012-01-04 17:55:52Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Acesta H. Adams & A. Adams, 1858. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138124 on 2014-12-19
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