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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula (Spisula) ovalis (J. Sowerby, 1817) 
AphiaID: 151594

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 editorMactroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMactridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula (Spisula) (Subgenus)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula solida (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula (Spisula) Gray, 1837 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula Gray, 1837
Source  basis of record Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (Ed.) (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunis Gulf [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Feedingtypes  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151594
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-06 17:26:17Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2012-07-15 20:42:05Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
2012-08-04 19:02:26Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Spisula (Spisula) ovalis (J. Sowerby, 1817). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151594 on 2014-09-02
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