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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte subaequilatera G. B. Sowerby II, 1854 
AphiaID: 156746

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 crebricostata Gould in Binney, 1870
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte crenata subaequilatera G. B. Sowerby II, 1854
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte crenata subequilatera [sic] (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte lens Stimpson Verrill, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte subaequilatera var. whiteavesii Dall, 1903
Sources  basis of record Gosner, K.L. 1971. Guide to identification of marine and estuarine invertebrates: Cape Hatteras to the Bay of Fundy. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 693 p. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcrenulate astarte  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte subaequilatera var. whiteavesii Dall, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstarte subaequilatera G. B. Sowerby II, 1854
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Fundy
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCobscook Bay [details]
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorClam Cove [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorL'Etang [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaguenay Fjord [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSaint Croix [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSt. Lawrence Estuary [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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (20 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 USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions reaches 2.5 to 3 cm in size [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Arctic seas to off Florida [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat shallow-water 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:156746
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-19 14:10:07Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
2010-09-23 10:34:21Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2010-09-23 10:44:16Z  changed  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Astarte subaequilatera G. B. Sowerby II, 1854. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156746 on 2014-09-21
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