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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTimoclea ovata (Pennant, 1777) 
AphiaID: 141929

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 editorTimoclea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTimoclea T. Brown, 1827
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPasiphaë pennantia Leach in Gray, 1852 (incorrect original spelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus alopis Brusina, 1870 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus alopsis Brusina, 1870
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus congoensis Thiele & Jaeckel, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus myrrha Brusina, 1870 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus myrrhae Brusina, 1870
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus ovata Pennant, 1777 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus ovata var. lutea Jeffreys, 1864 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus ovata var. marmorata Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus ovata var. paucicostata Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus ovata var. transversa Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus ovata var. trigona Jeffreys, 1864 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus pectinula Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus radiata Brocchi, 1814
Sources  basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornettegnet venusmusling  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorovale venusschelp  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroval venus  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlammeskjell  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlammeskjel  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorradiärstrimmig venusmussla  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKoksijde [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 editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verdean Exclusive Economic Zone [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]
Senegal
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDakar [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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish 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 (52 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (11 nucleotides; 4 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 ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Abbott (1974) considers Timoclea Brown, 1827 as a subgenus of Chione Megerle van Mühlfeld, 1811. However, we follow the majority of European authors to use them both as seperate genera. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141929
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Timoclea ovata. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141929 on 2014-07-25
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