WoRMS taxon details

Brachidontes Swainson, 1840

138215  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138215)

accepted
Genus
Brachiodontes (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Brachydontes Gray, 1847 (error pro Brachidontes Swainson, 1840)
Brachyodontes Agassiz, 1846 (error for Brachidontes Swainson, 1840)
Species Brachidontes adamsianus (Dunker, 1857)
Species Brachidontes crebristriatus (Conrad, 1837)
Species Brachidontes darwinianus (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Species Brachidontes domingensis (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Brachidontes dunkeri M. Huber, 2015
Species Brachidontes erosus (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Brachidontes esmeraldensis (Olsson, 1961)
Species Brachidontes evansi (E. A. Smith, 1903)
Species Brachidontes exustus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Brachidontes granoliratus (G. B. Sowerby III, 1909)
Species Brachidontes granulatus (Hanley, 1843)
Species Brachidontes houstonius Bartsch & Rehder, 1939
Species Brachidontes modiolus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Brachidontes mutabilis (Gould, 1861)
Species Brachidontes niger (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Brachidontes pharaonis (P. Fischer, 1870)
Species Brachidontes playasensis (Pilsbry & Olsson, 1935)
Species Brachidontes puniceus (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Brachidontes puntarenensis (Pilsbry & H. N. Lowe, 1932)
Species Brachidontes rodriguezii (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Species Brachidontes rostratus (Dunker, 1857)
Species Brachidontes sculptus (Iredale, 1939)
Species Brachidontes semilaevis (Menke, 1848)
Species Brachidontes setiger (Dunker, 1857)
Species Brachidontes striatulus (Hanley, 1843)
Species Brachidontes subramosus (Hanley, 1843)
Species Brachidontes subsulcatus (Dunker, 1857)
Species Brachidontes undulatus (Dunker, 1857)
Species Brachidontes ustulatus (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Brachidontes variabilis (Krauss, 1848)
Species Brachidontes virgiliae (Barnard, 1964)
Species Brachidontes willetsi (Marwick, 1928) †

Species Brachidontes australis Martens, 1879 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Brachidontes arabicus Jousseaume, 1919 accepted as Brachidontes pharaonis (P. Fischer, 1870) (unavailable name: established in synonymy)
Species Brachidontes blakeanus (Melvill & Standen, 1914) accepted as Philobrya blakeana (Melvill & Standen, 1914)
Species Brachidontes citrinus (Röding, 1798) accepted as Brachidontes modiolus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Brachidontes demissus (Dillwyn, 1817) accepted as Geukensia demissa (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Brachidontes granolirata [sic] accepted as Brachidontes granoliratus (G. B. Sowerby III, 1909) (incorrect gender ending)
Species Brachidontes japonicus (Dunker, 1857) accepted as Arcuatula japonica (Dunker, 1857)
Species Brachidontes maritimus (Pilsbry, 1921) accepted as Brachidontes crebristriatus (Conrad, 1837)
Species Brachidontes multiformis (Carpenter, 1857) accepted as Brachidontes semilaevis (Menke, 1848)
Species Brachidontes pseudorecurvus Nowell-Usticke, 1969 accepted as Brachidontes modiolus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Brachidontes purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Perumytilus purpuratus (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Brachidontes semistriatus (Krauss, 1848) accepted as Brachidontes variabilis (Krauss, 1848)
Species Brachidontes senhousia (Benson, 1842) accepted as Arcuatula senhousia (Benson, 1842)
Species Brachidontes solisianus (d'Orbigny, 1842) accepted as Mytilaster solisianus (d'Orbigny, 1842)
Species Brachidontes tenuistriatus (Dunker, 1853) accepted as Brachidontes dunkeri M. Huber, 2015
marine
MolluscaBase (2018). Brachidontes Swainson, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138215 on 2018-05-25
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2006-03-21 14:26:07Z
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2012-06-21 23:44:14Z
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additional source Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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]   

basis of record  (ofBrachyodontes Agassiz, 1846) Vaught, K.C.; Tucker Abbott, R.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofBrachyodontes Agassiz, 1846) Vaught, K.C.; Tucker Abbott, R.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofDentimodiolus Iredale, 1939) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofAustromytilus Laseron, 1956) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofHormomya Mörch, 1853) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofHormomya Mörch, 1853) 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]   

basis of record  (ofAeidimytilus Olsson, 1961) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofScolimytilus Olsson, 1961) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofBrachydontes Gray, 1847) Vokes, H. E. 1980. Genera of the Bivalvia: a systematic and bibliographic catalogue (revised and updated). Paleontological Research Institution. Ithaca. US.
page(s): 23 [details]   
From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]