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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinocardium robustum (Lightfoot, 1786) 
AphiaID: 156843

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 editorCardiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinocardium (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinocardium Dall, 1900
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinocardium Dall, 1900
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium maculatum Gmelin, 1791
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium magnum Born, 1778 (non Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium obliquum Spengler, 1799 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium obliquum vanhyningi Clench & Smith, 1944 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium robustum Lightfoot, 1786
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium ventricosum Bruguière, 1789 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinocardium robustum vanhyningi Clench & Smith, 1944
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 editorAtlantic giant cockle  [details]
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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinocardium robustum vanhyningi Clench & Smith, 1944 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinocardium robustum (Lightfoot, 1786)
Environment marine
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]
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 editorCayman Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMelanesia [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 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 100-120 mm (adult) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Virginia to North Florida, Texas and Mexico [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156843
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-20 07:57:29Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2009-01-22 12:43:25Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J. (2014). Dinocardium robustum. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156843 on 2014-04-24
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