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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817) 
AphiaID: 138818

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 editorArchiheterodonta (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarditoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassatelloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstartidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte J. de C. Sowerby, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte borealis crassa Pfeffer, 1886
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte borealis var. placenta Leche, 1878 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte borealis var. rhomboidalis Leche, 1878 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte bornholmi Hopner Petersen, 2001
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte fjordi Hopner Petersen, 2001
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte islandica Deshayes in d'Orbigny, 1849 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte jenseni Hopner Petersen, 2001
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte lactea Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte moerchi Hopner Petersen, 2001
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte nordi Hopner Petersen, 2001
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte nuuki Hopner Petersen, 2001
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte olchovica Petrov, 1982
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte producta G. B. Sowerby II, 1874
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte richardsonii Reeve, 1855
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte semisulcata Leach in Ross, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte semisulcata var. placenta Mörch, 1869
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte silki Hopner Petersen, 2001
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte subtrigona G. B. Sowerby II, 1874
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassina corrugata T. Brown, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassina depressa T. Brown, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassina semisulcata Leach in Ross, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassina withami J. Smith, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMactra veneriformis Wood, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridonta borealis Schumacher, 1817
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridonta cavalli Pollonera, 1901
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 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorastartemusling  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrote astarte [from synonym]  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorboreal astarte  [details]
Direct child
taxa (4)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte borealis crassa Pfeffer, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte borealis var. placenta Leche, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte borealis var. rhomboidalis Leche, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte borealis var. sericea Posselt, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte sericea Posselt, 1895
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Beaufort Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBeaufort Sea [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanada [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorClam Cove [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorL'Etang [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLorneville Harbour [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaguenay Fjord [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaint Croix [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorThe Wolves [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorManicouagan [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUSA [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (255 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (5 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Macrozoobenthos communities of Svalbard 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Bivalves of the British Isles webpage at National Museum of Wales 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions reaches 2.5 to 5 cm in size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic seas to Massachusetts Bay; Alaska to Japan [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal, infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction separate sexes, usually not dimorphic in shell structure; fertilization occurs within the mantle cavity anf young hatch as pelagic larvae (generalized for group) [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138818
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Astarte borealis. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138818 on 2014-08-27
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