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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte castanea (Say, 1822) 
AphiaID: 156744

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 editorArchiheterodonta (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarditoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassatelloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstartidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte J. de C. Sowerby, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte castanea picea Gould, 1841
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte castanea procera Totten, 1835
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus castanea Say, 1822
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 editorsmooth astarte  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorastarte lisse  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte castanea picea Gould, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte castanea (Say, 1822)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte castanea procera Totten, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte castanea (Say, 1822)
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 editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUSA [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic [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 (141 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (5 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions reaches 2.5 cm in size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Gulf of St. Lawrence (unspecified region), southern Gaspe waters (Baie des Chaleurs, Gaspe Bay to American, Orphan and Bradelle banks; eastern boundary: eastern Bradelle valley), lower St. Lawrence estuary; Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway); Nova Scotia; New Jersey  [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance common dredged species [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:156744
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). Astarte castanea (Say, 1822). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156744 on 2014-07-24
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