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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargarites argentatus (Gould, 1841) 
AphiaID: 153583

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVetigastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaritidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargarites (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargarites Gray, 1847
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargarita argentata Gould, 1841 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargarites argentatus var. gigantea Leche, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargarites giganteus (Leche, 1878)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Scotland [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 USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution occurs rarely [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:153583
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-04-15 07:47:28Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-10-06 02:26:58Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
2011-10-16 18:13:50Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Margarites argentatus (Gould, 1841). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=153583 on 2014-08-20
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