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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea Mörch, 1853 
AphiaID: 138633

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 editorVeneroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHermione Leach in Gray, 1852 (invalid: junior homonym of Hermione Meigen, 1800 [Diptera])
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrtygia T. Brown, 1827 (Invalid: junior homonym of Ortygia Boie, 1826 [Aves])
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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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea radiata (Brocchi, 1814) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea striatula (da Costa, 1778)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea bollonsi (Powell, 1932) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera bollonsi Powell, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera sphaericula (Deshayes, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea coelata (Menke, 1843) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera coelata (Menke, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea gallinula (Lamarck, 1818) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera gallinula (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea gayi (Hupé, 1854) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera elliptica (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea lagopus (Lamarck, 1818) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera lagopus (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea marionae (Finlay, 1928) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera marionae Finlay, 1928
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea mawsoni (Hedley, 1916) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera mawsoni (Hedley, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea phenax (Finlay, 1930) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera phenax (Finlay, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea philomela (E. A. Smith, 1885) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera philomela (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea rosa (Powell, 1955) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera rosa Powell, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea sphaericula (Deshayes, 1853) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea bollonsi (Powell, 1932) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera bollonsi Powell, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera sphaericula (Deshayes, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea spissa (Deshayes, 1835) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera spissa (Deshayes, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea torresiana (E. A. Smith, 1884) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTawera torresiana (E. A. Smith, 1884)
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
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138633
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2013-07-31 10:54:40Z  changed  Sartori, André F.
  
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  Citation: Sartori, André F.; Gofas, S. (2014). Chamelea Mörch, 1853. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138633 on 2014-09-17
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