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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 151596

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 editorVenus (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (original combination)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea Mörch, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrtygia T. Brown, 1827
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus Linnaeus, 1758
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
page(s): 685 [details]

source of synonymy Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. alba Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. articulata Pallary, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. flava Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. gibba Jeffreys, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea striatula (da Costa, 1778)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. major Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. minima Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea gallina (Linnaeus, 1758)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gallina var. triangularis Jeffreys, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamelea striatula (da Costa, 1778)
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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Algeria
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJijel  [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAlgiers Bay [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (252 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151596
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Date   action   by
2005-04-06 17:26:17Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-11-19 08:29:14Z  checked  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Venus gallina Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151596 on 2014-07-24
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