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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola lithophaga (Retzius, 1788) 
AphiaID: 140729

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricolinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola Lamarck, 1801
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya decussata Montagu, 1808
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola abbreviata Dujardin, 1837 (dubious synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola costellata Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola rariflamma Deshayes, 1834
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola rocellaria Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola ruperella Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola semilamellata Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola sulcata Lamarck, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRupellaria reticulata de Bellevue, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRupellaria striata de Bellevue, 1802
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenerupis lamellosa Blainville, 1824
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus lithophaga Retzius, 1788
Sources  original description Retzius A.J. 1788. Venus lithophaga descripta. Memoires de l'Academie Royale des Sciences (Turin)(1786-1787, Mémoires des Correspondans): 11-14, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7724511 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
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 editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (142 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority specific name credited to Philippson in ICZN Opinión 495/1957. Names established in a thesis by Philipsson, working under his advisor Retzius at the University of Lund were, by the law or custom then prevailing, credited to the professor. However this name was published separately by Retzius in Mémoires de l'Académie Royale des Sciences (Turin) and remains credited to Retzius [details]
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Petricola lithophaga (Retzius, 1788) Juvenile  specimens from La Goulette, Tunisia (among algae 0-1 m, 27.05.2009), actual size 2.8 and 2.2 mm.
Petricola lithophaga (...

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140729
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2010-09-23 10:34:21Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2011-01-23 12:25:19Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2011-11-06 09:46:52Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S.; Huber, M. (2014). Petricola lithophaga (Retzius, 1788). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140729 on 2014-08-21
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