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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalletia obtusa (Sars G. O., 1872) 
AphiaID: 151910

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 editorProtobranchia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculanoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNuculanoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalletiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalletia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalletia Desmoulins, 1832
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalletia obtusata (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudomalletia obtusa (Sars G. O., 1872)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudomalletia pianii Van Aartsen & Giannuzzi-Savelli, 1991
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYoldia abyssicola G.O. Sars, 1872 (invalid: junior homonym of Yoldia abyssicola Gould, 1861; Pseudomalletia pianii is a replacement name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorYoldia obtusa G.O. Sars, 1872 (original combination)
Sources  original description Sars, G.O. (1872). On some remarkable forms of animal life from the great deeps off the Norwegian coast. Part 1, partly from posthumous manuscripts of the late prof. Mich. Sars. University Program for the 1rs half-year 1869. Brøgger & Christie, Christiania viii + 82 pp., pls 1-6., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=j3dTAAAAcAAJ [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [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]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (57 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 off Massachusetts to North Carolina [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:151910
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-07 12:32:21Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-08-29 07:13:38Z  checked  Gofas, Serge
2010-09-23 10:34:21Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2010-09-23 10:44:16Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2012-06-21 23:44:14Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Huber, M.; Gofas, S. (2014). Malletia obtusa (Sars G. O., 1872). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=151910 on 2014-07-29
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