WoRMS taxon details

Ensis siliqua (Linnaeus, 1758)

140735  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140735)

accepted
Species
marine
(ofSolen siliqua 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 siliqua (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140735 on 2018-05-23
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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original description  (ofSolen ligulus W. Turton, 1822) Turton W. (1822). Conchylia dithyra Insularum britannicarum. The bivalve shells of the British Islands. M.A. Natali, London, & Combe and son, Leicester. xlvii + 279 p., 20 pl., available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=PjMOAAAAMAAJ [details]   

original description  (ofSolen novaculus Montagu, 1803) Montagu, George. (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., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/78694 [details]   

original description  (ofSolen siliqua 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  (ofSolen siliquosa Locard, 1886) Locard A. (1886). Prodrome de malacologie française. Catalogue général des mollusques vivants de France. Mollusque marins. Lyon, H. Georg & Paris, Baillière : pp. X + 778, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40914#page/13/mode/1up
page(s): 372 [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]   

additional source Vierna J., Cuperus J., Martínez-Lage A., Jansen J.M., Perina A., Van Pelt H. & González-Tizón, A.M. (2014) Species delimitation and DNA barcoding of Atlantic Ensis (Bivalvia, Pharidae). Zoologica Scripta 43(2): 161–171. [Published online 3 September 2013; Code-compliant paper version published March 2014], available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/zsc.12038/abstract [details]   

additional source Ardovini, R.; Cossignani, T. (2004). West African seashells (including Azores, Madeira and Canary Is.) = Conchiglie dell'Africa Occidentale (incluse Azzorre, Madeira e Canarie). English-Italian edition. L'Informatore Piceno: Ancona, Italy. ISBN 88-86070-11-X. 319 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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

basis of record  (ofSolen siliquosa Locard, 1886) 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
Original Combination Solen siliqua Linné, 1758. Syst. Nat. ed. 10: 672. [details]

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

LanguageName 
Danish barberknivmusling  [details]
Dutch tafelmesheftgroot tafelmesheft  [details]
English sword razor shellpod razor shell  [details]
French couteau-siliquecouteau  [details]
German Schotenmuschelschotenförmige ScheidenmuschelScheidenmuschelMessermuschel  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål slireskjell  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk slireskjel  [details]