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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnsis siliqua (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 140735

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 editor[unassigned] Euheterodonta (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolenoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPharidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnsis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnsis siliqua (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnsis Schumacher, 1817
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolen ligulus Turton, 1822 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolen novaculus Montagu, 1803 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolen siliqua Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolen siliquosa Locard, 1886 (synonym)
Sources  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  [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbarberknivmusling  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortafelmesheftUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgroot tafelmesheft  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpod razor shell  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcouteau  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSchotenmuschelUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorschotenförmige ScheidenmuschelUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScheidenmuschel  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorslireskjell  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorslireskjel  [details]
All child
taxa (1)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnsis siliqua var. minor Chenu, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnsis minor (Chenu, 1843)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Morocco
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorocco [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 editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [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 editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Africa [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorwegian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerrmannella rostrata Canu, 1891 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthessius minor Stock, 1959 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (7 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (65 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 GenBank (118 nucleotides; 7 proteins) 
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 editorOriginal Combination Solen siliqua Linné, 1758. Syst. Nat. ed. 10: 672. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Van Urk (1964a,b) has investigated this complex, but further research is necessary. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140735
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2009-09-05 11:22:23Z  changed  von Cosel, Rudo
  
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  Citation: von Cosel, R.; Gofas, S. (2014). Ensis siliqua (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140735 on 2014-11-22
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