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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKellia suborbicularis (Montagu, 1803) 
AphiaID: 140161

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 editorGaleommatoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKelliidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKellia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKellia Turton, 1822
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBornia inflata Philippi, 1836
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBornia luticola Valenciennes, 1846
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChironia laperousii Deshayes, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErycina biocculta de Folin, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErycina pisum Scacchi, 1836 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErycina proxima de Folin, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErycina santarosae Dall, 1916
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKellia cailliaudii Récluz, 1857 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKellia japonica Pilsbry, 1895
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKellia laperousii (Deshayes, 1839)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKellia laperousii var. chironii Carpenter, 1864
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKellia rotundata Carpenter, 1864
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepton fabagella Conrad, 1832 (doubtful synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLepton meroeum Carpenter, 1864
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMontacuta gouldi J. H. Thompson, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya suborbicularis Montagu, 1803 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOronthea montaguana Leach, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRochefortia grebnitzskii Dall, 1916
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellimya lactea T. Brown, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellimya tenuis T. Brown, 1826
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina sinuosa Brusina, 1870 (synonym)
Sources  original description Montagu, G. (1803) Testacea Britannica or Natural History of British Shells, Marine, Land, and Fresh-water, Including the Most Minute: Systematically Arranged and Embellished with Figures. J. White, London, Vol. 1, xxxvii + 291 pp. and Vol. 2, 293–606 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78694 [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. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorholteschelpjeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorholtemosseltjeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgewone holteschelp  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Angola
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAngola [details]
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Panne [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Mauritania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritania [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [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 editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGoote Bank [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDorset [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorwegian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (239 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 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 editorDistribution lower St. Lawrence estuary [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Kellya and Kellea are wrong spellings of Kellia (Abbott, 1974). [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140161
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2013). Kellia suborbicularis (Montagu, 1803). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140161 on 2014-04-17
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