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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 
AphiaID: 138213

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 editorMytiloida (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMytiloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum dendriticum Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiella Monterosato, 1884 (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. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum americanum Soot-Ryen, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum anoxicolum G. Oliver, 2001
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum dendriticum Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum newcombi (Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum pallidulum (Dall, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum peasei (Newcomb, 1870)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum politum (Verrill & Smith [in Verrill], 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum sagittatum (Rehder, 1935)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum soyoae Habe, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum striatum (Hutton, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum watsoni (E. A. Smith, 1885)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum agglutinans (Cantraine, 1835) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLioberus agglutinans (Cantraine, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum beddomei Iredale, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum striatum (Hutton, 1873)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum frixum Mörch, 1853 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBarbatia amygdalumtostum (Röding, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum japonica (Dunker, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcuatula japonica (Dunker, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum papyrium (Conrad, 1846) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcuatula papyria (Conrad, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum plumeum Kuroda & Habe in Kuroda & al., 1971 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmygdalum peasei (Newcomb, 1870)
Environment marine
Link 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138213
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2006-09-05 08:30:55Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2011-05-17 21:06:16Z  checked  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Amygdalum Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138213 on 2014-07-24
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