WoRMS taxon details

Mesodesma Deshayes, 1831

156804  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156804)

accepted
Genus
Mactra donacia Lamarck, 1818 accepted as Mesodesma donacium (Lamarck, 1818) (type by subsequent designation)
Mesodesma (Ceronia) Gray, 1853· accepted, alternate representation
Mesodesma (Mesodesma) Deshayes, 1831· accepted, alternate representation
Species Mesodesma arctatum (Conrad, 1831)
Species Mesodesma deauratum (W. Turton, 1822)
Species Mesodesma donacium (Lamarck, 1818)

Species Mesodesma retusa Reeve, 1854 (temporary name)

Subgenus Mesodesma (Ceronia) Gray, 1853 represented as Mesodesma Deshayes, 1831
Subgenus Mesodesma (Mesodesma) Deshayes, 1831 represented as Mesodesma Deshayes, 1831

Species Mesodesma aequilatera Römer, 1862 accepted as Coecella horsfieldii Gray, 1853
Species Mesodesma altenai de Rooij-Schuiling, 1972 accepted as Paphies altenai (de Rooij-Schuiling, 1972)
Species Mesodesma angula Reeve, 1854 accepted as Paphies angula (Reeve, 1854)
Species Mesodesma angusta Reeve, 1854 accepted as Paphies elongata (Reeve, 1854) accepted as Paphies angusta (Reeve, 1854)
Species Mesodesma anodontina Römer, 1862 accepted as Mesodesma deauratum (W. Turton, 1822)
Species Mesodesma arechavalettoi Pilsbry, 1897 accepted as Amarilladesma mactroides (Reeve, 1854)
Species Mesodesma aucklandicum Martens, 1879 accepted as Paphies australis (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Mesodesma bahreinense Melvill & Standen, 1907 accepted as Atactodea subobtusa (Jousseaume, 1895)
Species Mesodesma chemnitzii Deshayes, 1832 accepted as Paphies australis (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Mesodesma concentrica Holmes, 1858 accepted as Ervilia nitens (Montagu, 1808)
Species Mesodesma crassula Reeve, 1854 accepted as Davila plana (Hanley, 1843)
Species Mesodesma cuneata Potiez & Michaud, 1844 accepted as Mesodesma donacium (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Mesodesma cuneata sensu Hanley, 1842 accepted as Paphies subtriangulata (W. Wood, 1828) (not Crassatella cuneata Lamarck, 1818)
Species Mesodesma diemensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Atactodea erycinaea (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Mesodesma donacilla (Lamarck, 1818) accepted as Donacilla cornea (Poli, 1791)
Species Mesodesma elongata Reeve, 1854 accepted as Paphies elongata (Reeve, 1854) accepted as Paphies angusta (Reeve, 1854)
Species Mesodesma elongata Locard, 1891 accepted as Donacilla cornea (Poli, 1791) (synonym)
Species Mesodesma exiguum Lovén, 1846 accepted as Kurtiella bidentata (Montagu, 1803) (synonym)
Species Mesodesma gaymardi Deshayes, 1832 accepted as Atactodea cuneata (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Mesodesma glabrata (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Atactodea glabrata (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Atactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Mesodesma glabrum accepted as Atactodea glabrata (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Atactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791) (Lapsus calami for Mesodesma glabrata?)
Species Mesodesma grandis Hutton, 1873 accepted as Lutraria (Lutraria) grandis (Hutton, 1873) † represented as Lutraria grandis (Hutton, 1873) †
Species Mesodesma heterodon Reeve, 1854 accepted as Atactodea heterodon (Reeve, 1854)
Species Mesodesma intermedia Reeve, 1854 accepted as Atactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Mesodesma jauresii Joannis, 1834 accepted as Mesodesma deauratum (W. Turton, 1822)
Species Mesodesma lata Deshayes, 1843 accepted as Paphies donacina (Spengler, 1793)
Species Mesodesma layardi Reeve, 1854 accepted as Atactodea layardi (Reeve, 1854)
Species Mesodesma macrodon Reeve, 1854 accepted as Atactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Mesodesma mactroides Reeve, 1854 accepted as Amarilladesma mactroides (Reeve, 1854)
Species Mesodesma mitis Reeve, 1854 accepted as Atactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Mesodesma munda Gould, 1850 accepted as Davila plana (Hanley, 1843)
Species Mesodesma nitida Reeve, 1854 accepted as Paphies angusta (Reeve, 1854)
Species Mesodesma obtusa Crosse & P. Fischer, 1864 accepted as Atactodea cuneata (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Mesodesma ornata Gray in Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833 accepted as Crassatina ornata (Gray in Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833)
Species Mesodesma ovalis Reeve, 1854 accepted as Paphies australis (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Mesodesma plana Hanley, 1843 accepted as Davila plana (Hanley, 1843)
Species Mesodesma praecisa Reeve, 1854 accepted as Atactodea cuneata (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Mesodesma quoyii Deshayes, 1832 accepted as Paphies donacina (Spengler, 1793)
Species Mesodesma reentsii Römer, 1862 accepted as Paphies subtriangulata (W. Wood, 1828)
Species Mesodesma rubrotincta Gould, 1857 accepted as Semele pulchra (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (doubtful synonym)
Species Mesodesma savignyi Jousseaume, 1888 accepted as Atactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Mesodesma spissa Reeve, 1854 accepted as Paphies subtriangulata (W. Wood, 1828)
Species Mesodesma striatum (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Atactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Mesodesma subobtusa Jousseaume, 1895 accepted as Atactodea subobtusa (Jousseaume, 1895)
Species Mesodesma sulcata Reeve, 1854 accepted as Atactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Mesodesma transversa Reeve, 1854 accepted as Donacilla cornea (Poli, 1791)
Species Mesodesma trigona Deshayes, 1832 accepted as Atactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Mesodesma triquetrum Hanley, 1843 accepted as Anapella cycladea (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Mesodesma ventricosa Gray, 1843 accepted as Paphies ventricosa (Gray, 1843)
MolluscaBase (2018). Mesodesma Deshayes, 1831. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156804 on 2018-05-24
Date
action
by
2005-05-19 15:58:36Z
created
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2013-12-03 09:40:37Z
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basis of record Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofMesodesma (Ceronia) Gray, 1853) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofMesodesma (Mesodesma) Deshayes, 1831) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]