WoRMS taxon details

Semele Schumacher, 1817

138476  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138476)

accepted
Genus
Semele (Amphidesma) Lamarck, 1818· accepted, alternate representation
Semele (Elegantula) de Gregorio, 1885· accepted, alternate representation
Semele (Semele) Schumacher, 1817· accepted, alternate representation
Species Semele amabilis (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele australis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele barbarae (Boone, 1928)
Species Semele bellastriata (Conrad, 1837)
Species Semele bicolor (C. B. Adams, 1852)
Species Semele californica (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele capensis E. A. Smith, 1904
Species Semele carnicolor (Hanley, 1845)
Species Semele casali Doello-Jurado, 1949
Species Semele casta (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele compta (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele cordiformis (Holten, 1802)
Species Semele corrugata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele craneana Hertlein & A. M. Strong, 1949
Species Semele crenulata (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele decisa (Conrad, 1837)
Species Semele duplicata (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele elliptica (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele exarata (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Species Semele flavescens (Gould, 1851)
Species Semele formosa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele gruneri (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele hanleyi Angas, 1879
Species Semele hedlandi M. Huber, 2010
Species Semele jamesi Coan, 1988
Species Semele jovis (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele jucunda (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele laevis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele lamellosa (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele lamyi Nicklès, 1955
Species Semele lenticularis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele martinii (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele modesta (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele natalensis M. Huber, 2010
Species Semele pallida (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele phryne Angas, 1879
Species Semele pilsbryi Olsson, 1961
Species Semele proficua (Pulteney, 1799)
Species Semele pulchra (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Semele radiata (Say, 1826)
Species Semele rosea (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele rubropicta Dall, 1871
Species Semele rupicola Dall, 1915
Species Semele rupium (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele scabra (Hanley, 1843)
Species Semele solida (Gray, 1828)
Species Semele sowerbyi Tryon, 1869
Species Semele striata (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele tortuosa (C. B. Adams, 1852)
Species Semele venusta (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele verrucosa Mörch, 1860
Species Semele vestalis (A. Adams in Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele zalosa Chesney & Oliver, 1994
Species Semele zebuensis (Hanley, 1843)

Species Semele isosceles Hedley, 1909 (taxon inquirendum)

Subgenus Semele (Amphidesma) Lamarck, 1818 represented as Semele Schumacher, 1817
Subgenus Semele (Elegantula) de Gregorio, 1885 represented as Semele Schumacher, 1817
Subgenus Semele (Semele) Schumacher, 1817 represented as Semele Schumacher, 1817
  » Species Semele (Semele) bicolor (C. B. Adams, 1852) represented as Semele bicolor (C. B. Adams, 1852)
  » Species Semele (Semele) californica (Reeve, 1853) represented as Semele californica (Reeve, 1853)
  » Species Semele (Semele) corrugata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) represented as Semele corrugata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
  » Species Semele (Semele) decisa (Conrad, 1837) represented as Semele decisa (Conrad, 1837)
  » Species Semele (Semele) elliptica (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) represented as Semele elliptica (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
  » Species Semele (Semele) flavescens (Gould, 1851) represented as Semele flavescens (Gould, 1851)
  » Species Semele (Semele) lenticularis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) represented as Semele lenticularis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
  » Species Semele (Semele) pilsbryi Olsson, 1961 represented as Semele pilsbryi Olsson, 1961
  » Species Semele (Semele) rubropicta Dall, 1871 represented as Semele rubropicta Dall, 1871
  » Species Semele (Semele) sowerbyi Tryon, 1869 represented as Semele sowerbyi Tryon, 1869
  » Species Semele (Semele) tortuosa (C. B. Adams, 1852) represented as Semele tortuosa (C. B. Adams, 1852)

Subgenus Semele (Abra) Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Abra Lamarck, 1818
Species Semele ada A. Adams & Angas, 1864 accepted as Myrtea ada (A. Adams & Angas, 1864)
Species Semele alveata Gould, 1861 accepted as Semele carnicolor (Hanley, 1845)
Species Semele aphrodite Angas, 1879 accepted as Semele cordiformis (Holten, 1802)
Species Semele ashleyi Hertlein & Grant, 1972 accepted as Semele rubropicta Dall, 1871
Species Semele aspasia Angas, 1879 accepted as Semele carnicolor (Hanley, 1845)
Species Semele aurora Tursch & Pierret, 1964 accepted as Semele martinii (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele brambleyae Powell, 1967 accepted as Semele vestalis (A. Adams in Reeve, 1853) (Single New Zealand specimen presumably introduced)
Species Semele braziliensis E. A. Smith, 1885 accepted as Abra braziliensis (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Semele carolinensis Conrad, 1867 accepted as Semele proficua (Pulteney, 1799)
Species Semele clydosa Bernard, 1983 accepted as Semele sowerbyi Tryon, 1869
Species Semele crenata A. Adams & Angas, 1864 accepted as Semele crenulata (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele duplicata Gould, 1861 accepted as Semele zebuensis (Hanley, 1843)
Species Semele exigua H. Adams, 1862 accepted as Abra exigua (H. Adams, 1862)
Species Semele fazisa Gregorio, 1884 accepted as Semele striata (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele floreanensis Soot-Ryen, 1932 accepted as Semele rupium (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele fucata Mörch, 1861 accepted as Semele bicolor (C. B. Adams, 1852)
Species Semele gouldi Tryon, 1869 accepted as Semele zebuensis (Hanley, 1843)
Species Semele gratiosa Reeve, 1853 accepted as Semele zebuensis (Hanley, 1843)
Species Semele guaymasensis Pilsbry & H. N. Lowe, 1932 accepted as Semele hanleyi Angas, 1879
Species Semele hertleini Durham, 1950 accepted as Semele verrucosa Mörch, 1860
Species Semele incongrua Carpenter, 1864 accepted as Semele venusta (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele infans E. A. Smith, 1885 accepted as Abra infans (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Semele jaramija Pilsbry & Olsson, 1941 accepted as Semele verrucosa Mörch, 1860
Species Semele junonia Verrill, 1870 accepted as Semele rosea (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele lata Bush, 1885 accepted as Semele bellastriata (Conrad, 1837)
Species Semele leana Dall, 1900 † accepted as Semele rosea (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele macandreae H. Adams, 1870 accepted as Semele striata (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele margarita Olsson, 1961 accepted as Semele verrucosa Mörch, 1860
Species Semele mediamericana Pilsbry & H. N. Lowe, 1932 accepted as Semele proficua (Pulteney, 1799)
Species Semele modesta A. Adams, 1854 accepted as Semele modesta (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele monilis Tate, 1891 accepted as Semele jucunda (Reeve, 1853)
Species Semele nexilis Gould, 1862 accepted as Semele bellastriata (Conrad, 1837)
Species Semele nitida (Müller O.F., 1776) accepted as Abra nitida (O. F. Müller, 1776)
Species Semele nuculoidea accepted as Semelina nuculoides (Conrad in Hodge, 1841) (misspelling)
Species Semele obliqua (Wood, 1815) accepted as Semele purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Semele ornata Gould, 1862 accepted as Semele purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Semele pacifica Dall, 1915 accepted as Semele verrucosa Mörch, 1860
Species Semele paziana Hertlein & A. M. Strong, 1949 accepted as Semele pallida (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele philippinensis E. A. Smith, 1885 accepted as Abra philippinensis (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Semele piperata (Poiret, 1789) accepted as Scrobicularia plana (da Costa, 1778)
Species Semele planata Carpenter, 1856 accepted as Semele tortuosa (C. B. Adams, 1852)
Species Semele profundorum E. A. Smith, 1885 accepted as Abra profundorum (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Semele purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791) sensu Nicklès, 1950 accepted as Semele lamyi Nicklès, 1955
Species Semele quentinensis Dall, 1921 accepted as Semele pulchra (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele regularis E. A. Smith, 1885 accepted as Abra regularis (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Semele regularis Dall, 1915 accepted as Semele pallida (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (invalid: junior homonym of Semele regularis E.A. Smith, 1885; S. paziana is a replacement name)
Species Semele reticulata Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Semele proficua (Pulteney, 1799)
Species Semele rubrotincta Carpenter, 1857 accepted as Semele decisa (Conrad, 1837)
Species Semele scabra Bosch & Bosch, 1982 accepted as Semele zalosa Chesney & Oliver, 1994
Species Semele shoplandi Melvill, 1898 accepted as Semele cordiformis (Holten, 1802)
Species Semele simplicissima Pilsbry & H. N. Lowe, 1932 accepted as Semele pallida (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele sinensis A. Adams, 1854 accepted as Semele cordiformis (Holten, 1802)
Species Semele sowerbyi Lamy, 1912 accepted as Semele barbarae (Boone, 1928) (invalid: junior homonym of Semele sowerbyi Tryon, 1869)
Species Semele sparsilineata Dall, 1915 accepted as Semele purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Semele tabogensis Pilsbry & H. N. Lowe, 1932 accepted as Semele rosea (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele tita Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 accepted as Semele australis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele uruguayensis Pilsbry, 1897 accepted as Abra uruguayensis (Pilsbry, 1897)
Species Semele verruculastra Keen, 1966 accepted as Semele formosa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Semele virginiana Meyer, 1888 accepted as Semelina nuculoides (Conrad in Hodge, 1841)
Species Semele warburtoni Tenison Woods, 1877 accepted as Codakia orbicularis (Linnaeus, 1758)
marine
Schumacher C.F. (1817). <i>Essai d'un nouveau système des habitations des vers testacés</i>. Schultz, Copenghagen. iv + 288 pp., 22 pls. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81329
page(s): 53, 165 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Semele Schumacher, 1817. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138476 on 2018-12-09
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original description Schumacher C.F. (1817). <i>Essai d'un nouveau système des habitations des vers testacés</i>. Schultz, Copenghagen. iv + 288 pp., 22 pls. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81329
page(s): 53, 165 [details]   

original description  (ofAmphidesma Lamarck, 1818) Lamarck, J.B. (1818). Histoire naturelle des Animaux sans Vertèbres, préséntant les caractères généraux et particuliers de ces animaux, leur distribution, leurs classes, leurs familles, leurs genres, et la citation des principales espèces qui s'y rapportent; precedes d'une Introduction offrant la determination des caracteres essentiels de l`Animal, sa distinction du vegetal et desautres corps naturels, enfin, l'Exposition des Principes fondamentaux de la Zoologie. <em>Paris, Deterville.</em> 612 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12886879
page(s): 489 [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]   
 
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