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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaevicardium mortoni (Conrad, 1831) 
AphiaID: 156782

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 editorVeneroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaevicardiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaevicardium (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaevicardium mortoni (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaevicardium Swainson, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium mortoni Conrad, 1831 (original combination)
Sources  original description Conrad T.A. (1831). Description of fifteen new species of Recent, and three of fossil shells, chiefly from the coast of the United States. Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia : 6: 256-268, pl. 11., available online at http://nolan.acnatsci.org/search/cqh1+a16+v.6/cqh++++1+a16+v++++6/1%2C3%2C38%2CE/frameset&FF=cqh++++1+a16+v++++6+pt2&3%2C%2C15
page(s): 259-260 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoryellow eggcockleUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormorton eggcockle  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [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]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (42 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1 nucleotides; 0 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 editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLength L 15-25 mm [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality U.S.A., New York, Long Island, leg. W.R. Clapp (Conrad, 1831); U.S.A., New York, Rhode Island, Westerly (designated by McLean, 1939: 170) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material ANSP 54147, syntypes  [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Virginian, southside of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Laevicardium mortoni
Laevicardium mortoni
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156782
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-19 14:10:07Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2009-01-28 08:43:24Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2014-11-25 08:44:50Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J. (2014). Laevicardium mortoni (Conrad, 1831). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156782 on 2014-12-25
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