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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma Deshayes, 1831 
AphiaID: 156804

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 editorMactroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesmatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMactra donacia Lamarck, 1818 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesmatidae Gray, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma (Ceronia) Gray, 1853 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma (Mesodesma) Deshayes, 1831 · accepted, alternate representation
Sources  basis of record Scudder, Samuel H. (1882). Nomenclator zoologicus. An alphabetical list of all generic names that have been employed by naturalists for recent and fossil animals from the earliest times to the close of the year 1879. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. 19: xix, [2 lists] 1-376 [supplemental to Agassiz], 1-340 [universal list]., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1143 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma arctatum (Conrad, 1831)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma deauratum (Turton, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma donacium (Lamarck, 1818)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma (Ceronia) Gray, 1853 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma Deshayes, 1831 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma (Mesodesma) Deshayes, 1831 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma Deshayes, 1831 (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma aequilatera Römer, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoecella horsfieldii Gray, 1853
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma altenai de Rooij-Schuiling, 1972 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies altenai (de Rooij-Schuiling, 1972)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma angula Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies angula (Reeve, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma angusta Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies elongata (Reeve, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma anodontina Römer, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma deauratum (Turton, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma arechavalettoi Pilsbry, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmarilladesma mactroides (Reeve, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma aucklandicum Martens, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies australis (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma bahreinense Melvill & Standen, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea subobtusa (Jousseaume, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma chemnitzii Deshayes, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies australis (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma concentrica Holmes, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorErvilia nitens (Montagu, 1808)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma crassula Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDavila plana (Hanley, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma cuneata Potiez & Michaud, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma donacium (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma cuneata Hanley, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies subtriangulata (W. Wood, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma diemensis Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea erycinaea (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma donacilla (Lamarck, 1818) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonacilla cornea (Poli, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma elongata Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies elongata (Reeve, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma elongata Locard, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonacilla cornea (Poli, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma exiguum Lovén, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKurtiella bidentata (Montagu, 1803)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma gaymardi Deshayes, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea cuneata (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma glabrata (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea glabrata (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma glabrum accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea glabrata (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma grandis Hutton, 1873 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutraria (Lutraria) grandis (Hutton, 1873) † represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLutraria grandis (Hutton, 1873) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma heterodon Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea heterodon (Reeve, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma intermedia Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma jauresii Joannis, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma deauratum (Turton, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma lata Deshayes, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies donacina (Spengler, 1793)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma layardi Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea layardi (Reeve, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma macrodon Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma mactroides Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmarilladesma mactroides (Reeve, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma mitis Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma munda Gould, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDavila plana (Hanley, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma nitida Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies elongata (Reeve, 1854)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma obtusa Crosse & P. Fischer, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea cuneata (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma ornata Gray in Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassatina ornata (Gray in Griffith & Pidgeon, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma ovalis Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies australis (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma plana Hanley, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDavila plana (Hanley, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma praecisa Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea cuneata (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma quoyii Deshayes, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies donacina (Spengler, 1793)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma reentsii Römer, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies subtriangulata (W. Wood, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma rubrotincta Gould, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemele pulchra (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma savignyi Jousseaume, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma spissa Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies subtriangulata (W. Wood, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma striatum (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma subobtusa Jousseaume, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea subobtusa (Jousseaume, 1895)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma sulcata Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma transversa Reeve, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDonacilla cornea (Poli, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma trigona Deshayes, 1832 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtactodea striata (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma triquetrum Hanley, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnapella cycladea (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesodesma ventricosa Gray, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphies ventricosa (Gray, 1843)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156804
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Date   action   by
2005-05-19 15:58:36Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2013-12-03 09:40:37Z  changed  Sartori, André F.
  
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  Citation: Sartori, André F. (2015). Mesodesma Deshayes, 1831. In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156804 on 2016-02-06
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