WoRMS taxon details

Ensis ensis (Linnaeus, 1758)

140733  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140733)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofSolen ensis Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Taxonomy Van Urk (1964a,b) has investigated this complex, but further research is necessary.  
Taxonomy Van Urk (1964a,b) has investigated this complex, but further research is necessary. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Ensis ensis (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140733 on 2018-05-27
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original description  (ofEnsis phaxoides Van Urk, 1964) van Urk R.M. (1964). The genus Ensis in Europe. Basteria 28: 13-44 [details]   

original description  (ofSolen ensis Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofEnsatella europaea Swainson, 1840) Swainson W. (1840) A treatise on malacology or shells and shell-fish. London, Longman. viii + 419 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/33450 [details]   

basis of record Cosel R. von, 2009. The razor shells of the eastern Atlantic, part 2. Pharidae II: the genus Ensis Schumacher, 1817 (Bivalvia, Solenoidea). Basteria, 73: 9-56 , available online at http://natuurtijdschriften.nl/download?type=document&docid=597354 [details]   

basis of record  (ofEnsis phaxoides Van Urk, 1964) Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source  (ofEnsis phaxoides Van Urk, 1964) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

additional source  (ofEnsis phaxoides Van Urk, 1964) Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp., available online at http://www.vliz.be/imisdocs/publications/145561.pdf [details]   

basis of record  (ofSolen ensis Linnaeus, 1758) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofSolen ensis Linnaeus, 1758) Check List of European Marine Mollusca (CLEMAM). , available online at http://www.somali.asso.fr/clemam/index.clemam.html [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Diagnosis Solen ensis Linné, 1758. Syst. Nat. ed. 10: 672.  [details]

Taxonomy Van Urk (1964a,b) has investigated this complex, but further research is necessary. [details]
 

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Albanian midhja shpatë  [details]
Catalan navalla recta  [details]
Danish sværdskedemusling  [details]
Dutch slanke kleine zwaardschedekleine zwaardschedeglanzende zwaardschede [from synonym]brede kleine zwaardschede [from synonym]  [details]
English sword razor shellpod razor shellcommon razor shell  [details]
French couteau-siliquecouteau-sabrecouteau  [details]
Galician navalla  [details]
German Schwertmuschelschwertförmige Scheidenmuschel  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Στραβοσωλήνας  [details]
Spanish muergo  [details]
Swedish knivmussla  [details]