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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 141907

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 editorChamelea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea Mörch, 1853
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChione schottii Dall, 1902
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrtygia gallina T. Brown, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus corrugatula Krynicki, 1837
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. alba Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. articulata Pallary, 1900 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. flava Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. major Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. minima Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus nucleus Statuti, 1880
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus nuculata Locard, 1892
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus sinuata Born, 1778
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 editorvenusi me shirita  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrossellona  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvenusschelpUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgewone venusschelp  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstriped venus  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvénusUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgalinette  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΧάβαρο  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchirla  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Adriatic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Adriatic [details]
Algeria
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJijel [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux (doubtful[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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Gabès [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHammamet Gulf [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlgiers Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunis Gulf [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanaries [details]
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 editorNorth Sea [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorwegian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links 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 Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (11 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 FAO Species fact sheets 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (16 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758)Specimen from La Goulette, Tunisia (soft bottoms 3-4 m, 29.09.2009), actual size 16.2 mm.
Chamelea gallina (Linn...

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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141907
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Chamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141907 on 2014-09-02
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