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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas dactylus Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 140770

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 editorMyoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholadoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholadidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholadinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas dactylus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHypogaea verrucosa Poli, 1795 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas callosa Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas callosa Cuvier, 1816 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas dactylina Locard, 1886
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas dactylus var. decurtata Jeffreys, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas dactylus var. gracilis Jeffreys, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas edwardsi Monterosato, 1878
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas hians Lightfoot, 1786
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas jordani van Hoepen, 1941
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas marmoratus Perry, 1811
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas muricata da Costa, 1778 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas muricatus da Costa, 1778
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas mytiloides Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZirphaea julan H. Adams & A. Adams, 1856
Sources  original description 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://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormidhja shpuese  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorfòlada  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordaddelformet boremusling  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpholadeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgewone boormossel  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcommon piddock  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrande pholadeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgite  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgrose BohrmuschelUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDattelmuschel  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordattero bianco  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΦτερά αγγέλωνUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΔάκτυλο  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas dactylus var. decurtata Jeffreys, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas dactylus Linnaeus, 1758
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas dactylus var. gracilis Jeffreys, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholas dactylus Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDe Panne [details]
English Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEnglish Channel [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [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 editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [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]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Coast of England [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Africa [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptinogaster pholadis Pelseneer, 1929 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerrmannella barneae (Pelseneer, 1929) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBIOTIC 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (563 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 (50 nucleotides; 6 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
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Range covers both subprovinces of Acadian and Virginian. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140770
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Pholas dactylus Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=140770 on 2014-12-17
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