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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolemya borealis Totten, 1834 
AphiaID: 156992

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 editorProtobranchia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolemyoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolemyoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolemyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolemya (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetrasma Dall, 1908
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolemya (Petrasma) Dall, 1908
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolemya Lamarck, 1818
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolemya (Petrasma) borealis Totten, 1834
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 editorboreal awningclam  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsolémie du nord  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGrand Manan Channel [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWeymouth (Canada) [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 editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (74 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
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions reaches 5 to 7.5 cm insize [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Nova Scotia to Connecticut [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction separate sexes, usually not dimorphic in shell structure; fertilization occurs within the mantle cavity anf young hatch as pelagic larvae (generalized for group) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156992
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-20 11:54:45Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-03-31 06:40:42Z  checked  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Solemya borealis Totten, 1834. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156992 on 2014-07-10
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