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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula S. V. Wood, 1839 
AphiaID: 138127

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 editorLimatula (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPecten subauriculatus Montagu, 1808 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimidae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAntarctolima Habe, 1977
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLima (Limatula) S. V. Wood, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula (Antarctolima) Habe, 1977 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula (Limatula) S. V. Wood, 1839 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatuletta Fleming, 1978
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSquamilima Fleming, 1978 (objective synonym)
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 editorLimatula abyssicola Okutani, 1962
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula acherontis Fleming, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula aequatorialis (Thiele, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula agulhasensis (Thiele, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula aphrodita Boone, 1928
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula attenuata Dall, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula aupouria Powell, 1937
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula bisecta J. A. Allen, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula bismarckiana (Thiele, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula bullata (Born, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula celtica J. A. Allen, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula ceylanica (A. Adams, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula chilensis Campusano, Ruz & Oliva, 2012
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula choshiensis Kuroda & Habe in Habe, 1961
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula colmani Fleming, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula confusa (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula deceptionensis Preston, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula delli Fleming, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula demiradiata J. A. Allen, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula densecostata (Thiele, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula domaneschii Oliveira & Absalão, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula exigua (Thiele, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula filatovae Okutani, 1975
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula gibba (Jeffreys, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula gwyni (Sykes, 1903)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula hodgsoni (E. A. Smith, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula hyperborea Jensen, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula impendens Kilburn, 1998
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula ingolfiana Jensen, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula insularis W. R. B. Oliver, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula intercostulata Kilburn, 1998
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula iredalei Fleming, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula jacksonensis (Thiele, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula japonica A. Adams, 1864
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula jeffreysi (P. Fischer, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula jeffreysiana (Tate, 1887) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula kinjoi Hayami & Kase, 1993
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula kurodai Oyama, 1943
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula laminifera (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula leptocarya (Melvill, 1898)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula louiseae A. Clarke, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula maoria Finlay, 1926
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula margaretae J. A. Allen, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula nippona Habe, 1960
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula nivea (Brocchi, 1814)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula nodulosa Verrill & Bush, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula oliveri Powell, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula ovalis (Thiele, 1912)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula ponderi Fleming, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula powelli Fleming, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula pusilla (H. Adams, 1871)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula raoulica Fleming, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula regularis Verrill & Bush, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula saturna F. R. Bernard, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula setifera Dall, 1886
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula siberutensis (Thiele, 1920)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula sibogai (Prashad, 1932)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula siligo Fleming, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula similaris (Dall, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula similis (A. S. Jensen, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula simillima (Thiele, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula smithi J. A. Allen, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula spinulosa Fleming, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula strangei (G. B. Sowerby II, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula subauriculata (Montagu, 1808)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula subauriculata Habe, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula subovata (Monterosato, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula subtilis (E. A. Smith, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula suteri (Dall, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula tadena (Iredale, 1939)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula tensa (Iredale, 1939)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula textilis Wang, 1990
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula thalassae J. A. Allen, 2004
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula vancouverensis F. R. Bernard, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula vermicola Kilburn, 1975
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula vigilis Fleming, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula vladivostokensis (Scarlato, 1955)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula (Antarctolima) Habe, 1977 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula S. V. Wood, 1839 (alternate representation)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula (Antarctolima) pygmaea (Philippi, 1845) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimea pygmaea (Philippi, 1845)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula (Limatula) S. V. Wood, 1839 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula S. V. Wood, 1839 (alternate representation)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula (Limatula) saturna F. R. Bernard, 1978 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula saturna F. R. Bernard, 1978 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula (Limatula) similaris (Dall, 1908) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula similaris (Dall, 1908) (alternate representation)

Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula californica Bernard, 1988 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula saturna F. R. Bernard, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula closei Hedley, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula hodgsoni (E. A. Smith, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula elliptica (Jeffreys, 1864) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula nivea (Brocchi, 1814)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula falklandica A. Adams, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimea pygmaea (Philippi, 1845)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula hendersoni Olsson & McGinty, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula regularis Verrill & Bush, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula hyalina Verrill & Bush, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimaria hyalina (Verrill & Bush, 1898)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula macleani F. R. Bernard, 1988 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula saturna F. R. Bernard, 1978
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula ovata Dall, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula setifera Dall, 1886
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula pygmaea (Philippi, 1845) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimea pygmaea (Philippi, 1845)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula strangei Oyama, 1943 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula bullata (Born, 1778)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula sulcata (Brown, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula subauriculata (Montagu, 1808)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimatula tosana Oyama, 1943 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLimea tosana (Oyama, 1943)
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy There are seven undescribed subgenera in this genus. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138127
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2012-07-16 18:27:26Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Limatula. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138127 on 2014-12-28
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