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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnadara transversa (Say, 1822) 
AphiaID: 156734

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 editorPteriomorphia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnadara (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnadara Gray, 1847
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnadara demiri (Piani, 1981)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArca sulcosa van Hyning, 1946
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArca transversa Say, 1822
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScapharca demiri Piani, 1981
Sources  basis of record Abbott R. T. (1974) American seashells. The marine mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific coast of North America. ed. 2. Van Nostrand, New York. 663 pp., 24 pls. [October 1974] (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortransverse ark  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Adriatic Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAdriatic Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Black Sea
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorBlack Sea (introduced: alien) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Turkey
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorTurkey (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaint Croix [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
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 editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Tunisia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Coast of Tunisia [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (44 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorto CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (5 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
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
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Albano et al. (2009) showed that Anadara demiri (Piani, 1981), originally described from the Turkish coast and long believed to be introduced from an unknown Indo-Pacific origin, is a synonym of the Western Atlantic Anadara transversa [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species impact in Adriatic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Other impact - undefined or uncertain [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species remark In Adriatic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : The first Adriatic record originated from Venice (Mizzan, 2002 in Lipej et al. 2012). Recent sampling revealed 2 specimens, 1 from Bay of Piran and the other from the National monument Debelirtic (Lipej et al. 2012). [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Turkey (Nation) : Shipping [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Adriatic Sea (IHO Sea Area) : Ships: accidental with ballast water, sea water systems, live wells or other deck basins [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions reaches 2 to 3 cm in size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Maine to Florida and Texas [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat in mud below low water [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction separate sexes, usually not dimorphic in shell structure; fertilization occurs within the mantle cavity anf young hatch as pelagic larvae (generalized for group) [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156734
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-19 14:10:07Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z  checked  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Anadara transversa (Say, 1822). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156734 on 2014-10-23
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