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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria vitrea (Reeve, 1857) 
AphiaID: 156986

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 editorPteriomorphia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterioida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria Scopoli, 1777
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula nitida A. E. Verrill, 1881
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula verrilli Cossmann, 1912
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula vitrea Reeve, 1857 (original combination)
Sources 
source of synonymy 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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorglassy wing-oyster  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdentification If the synonymy proposed by Huber (2010) is correct, the Western Atlantic records are misidntifications [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution off Martha's Vineyard, Mass. To Florida (Gulf of Mexico) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156986
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-20 11:54:45Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z  checked  Rosenberg, Gary
2012-02-26 21:22:40Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Pteria vitrea. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156986 on 2014-09-01
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