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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMartesia fragilis Verrill & Bush, 1898 
AphiaID: 156865

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 editorMyoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholadoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholadidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMartesiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMartesia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMartesia fragilis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMartesiella Verrill & Bush, 1898
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMartesia G. B. Sowerby I, 1824
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMartesia (Martesia) fragilis Verrill & Bush, 1898 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMartesia bahamensis Bartsch & Rehder, 1945
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMartesia exquisita Bartsch & Rehder, 1945
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPholadidea minuscula Dall, 1908
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 editorfragile piddock  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [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]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution off Virginia to Texas; Brazil [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156865
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-20 07:57:29Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Martesia fragilis Verrill & Bush, 1898. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156865 on 2014-12-26
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