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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMendicula ferruginosa (Forbes, 1844) 
AphiaID: 152905

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 editorLucinoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThyasiroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThyasiridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMendicula (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMendicula Iredale, 1924
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinopsis rubiginosa Okutani & Izumidate, 1992
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinulus ferrugineus (Winckworth, 1932) (unnecessary replacement name for Kellia ferruginosa Forbes)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinulus ferruginosus (Forbes, 1844)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAxinus ferrugineus Locard, 1886 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKellia ferruginosa Forbes, 1844 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptaxinus ferruginosus (Forbes, 1844)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLucina ferruginosa (Forbes, 1844) (Subsequent combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThyasira ferruginea (Locard, 1886) (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThyasira ferruginea Winckworth, 1932 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThyasira ferruginosa (Forbes, 1844) (currently placed in genus Mendicula)
Sources  basis of record Oliver, P.G.; Killeen, I.J.; Ockelmann, K.W. (2002). The Thyasiridae (Mollusca: Bivalvia) of the British Continental Shelf and North Sea oil fields: an identification manual. Studies in Marine Biodiversity and Systematics from the National Museum of Wales. BIOMÔR Reports, 3. National Museums & Galleries of Wales: Cardiff, UK. ISBN 0-7200-0531-0. vi, 73 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
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 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]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Sea [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Coast of Scotland [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Scotland [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: surface [details]
filter feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 0 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 PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Honguedo Strait) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Off Crete, Mediterranean [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152905
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-04-14 07:47:17Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2008-05-19 18:11:19Z  checked  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Mendicula ferruginosa (Forbes, 1844). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152905 on 2014-07-22
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