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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 
AphiaID: 159997

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 editor[unassigned] Euheterodonta (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolenoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPharidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolen radiatus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPharidae H. Adams & A. Adams, 1856
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAulus Oken, 1815 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeguminaria Schumacher, 1817 (objective synonym of Siliqua)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMachaera Gould, 1841 (invalid: junior homonym of Machaera Cuvier, 1832 [Pisces]; Neomachaera is a replacement name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua (Neomachaera) Huber, 2010
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua (Neosiliqua) Habe, 1965
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua (Poortenia) Huber, 2010
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua (Siliqua) Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSolecurtoides Des Moulins, 1832
Sources  redescription Coan E.V. & Valentich-Scott P. (2012) Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua albida (Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua alta (Broderip & Sowerby, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua barnardi Huber, 2010
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua costata (Say, 1822)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua fasciata (Spengler, 1794)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua grayana (Dunker, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua lucida (Conrad, 1837)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua minima (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua patula (Dixon, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua pulchella Dunker, 1852
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua radiata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua rostrata (Dunker, 1862)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua squama (Blainville, 1827)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua (Neomachaera) Huber, 2010 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua (Neosiliqua) Habe, 1965 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua (Poortenia) Huber, 2010 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua (Siliqua) Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811 (alternate representation)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua (Siliqua) barnardi Huber, 2010 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua barnardi Huber, 2010 (alternate representation)
» Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua (Siliqua) fasciata (Spengler, 1794) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua fasciata (Spengler, 1794) (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua polita (Dunker, 1862) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSinupharus africanus (Chenu, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSiliqua tenerior (Hedley, 1914) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCultellus tenerior (Hedley, 1914)
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:159997
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Date   action   by
2005-05-30 09:27:08Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2013-01-19 07:19:08Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Siliqua Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159997 on 2014-04-24
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