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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaxas Leach in Gray, 1852 
AphiaID: 138335

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 editor[unassigned] Euheterodonta (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolenoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPharidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPharidae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1856
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCultellus (Cultrensis) Coen, 1933
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaxas (Phaxas) Leach in Gray, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaxus [sic] (misspelling)
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsabelscheden  [details]
Direct child
taxa (6)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaxas adriaticus (Coen, 1933)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaxas pellucidus (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaxas tenellus Cosel, 1993

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaxas (Phaxas) Leach in Gray, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaxas Leach in Gray, 1852
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaxas (Phaxas) hanleyi (Dunker, 1861) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua albida (Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhaxas decipiens (E. A. Smith, 1904) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAfrophaxas decipiens (E. A. Smith, 1904)
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
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorClassification According to Vokes (1967), Nordsieck (1969) and McKay & Smith (1979) Phaxas Leach, 1852 distinguishes itself from Cultellus Schumacher, 1817. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138335
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2005-04-14 07:47:17Z  changed  Cuvelier, Daphne
2013-09-29 21:26:32Z  checked  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Phaxas Leach in Gray, 1852. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138335 on 2014-08-21
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