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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanata (Lightfoot, 1786) 
AphiaID: 160340

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 editorPalaeoheterodonta (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnionida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnionoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnionidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio Rafinesque, 1819
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya complanata Lightfoot, 1786
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio (Elliptio) complanatus (Lightfoot, 1786)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanata complanata (Lightfoot, 1786)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanatus (Lightfoot, 1786)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanatus catawbensis (I. Lea, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanatus complanatus (Lightfoot, 1786)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanatus cuvierianus (I. Lea, 1853)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanatus jejunus (I. Lea, 1838)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanatus northamptonensis (I. Lea, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanatus quadrilaterus (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanatus subinflatus (Conrad, 1835)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio geminus (I. Lea, 1856)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio insulsus (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio nubilus (I. Lea, 1868)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio rostrum (I. Lea, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio spadiceus (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio subinflatus (Conrad, 1835)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio violaceus (Spengler, 1793)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio violaceus cuvierianus (I. Lea, 1853)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio violaceus jejunus (I. Lea, 1838)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio violaceus northamptonensis (I. Lea, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio violaceus subinflatus (Conrad, 1835)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio violaceus wheatleyi (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargarita (Unio) complanata (Lightfoot, 1786)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargarita (Unio) griffithianus (I. Lea, 1834) (recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargarita (Unio) jejunus (I. Lea, 1838) (recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargarita (Unio) paliatus I. Lea, 1836 (Nomen nudum)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaritana decumbens (I. Lea, 1861)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaritifera decumbens (I. Lea, 1861)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Anodonta) virens (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) abbevillensis (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) aberrans (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) baldwinensis (I. Lea, 1859)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) beaverensis (I. Lea, 1868)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) burkensis (I. Lea, 1859)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) catawbensis (I. Lea, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) chathamensis (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) complanatus (Lightfoot, 1786)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) contractus (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) curatus (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) cuvierianus (I. Lea, 1853)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) datus (I. Lea, 1868)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) decumbens (I. Lea, 1861)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) exactus (I. Lea, 1858)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) fuliginosus (I. Lea, 1845)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) gastonensis (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) geminus (I. Lea, 1856)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) griffithianus (I. Lea, 1834) (recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) humerosus (I. Lea, 1868)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) indefinitus (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) insulsus (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) jejunus (I. Lea, 1838) (recombination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) mecklenbergensis (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) mediocris (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) neusensis (I. Lea, 1858)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) northamptonensis (I. Lea, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) nubilus (I. Lea, 1868)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) paliatus (I. Lea, 1836)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) percoarctatus (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) perlucens (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) postellii (I. Lea, 1858)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) protensus (I. Lea, 1865)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) purus (I. Lea, 1858)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) quadrilaterus (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) raeensis (I. Lea, 1859)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) raleighensis (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) rostrum (I. Lea, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) savannahensis (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) spadiceus (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) squameus (I. Lea, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) subflavus (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) subinflatus (Conrad, 1835)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) uhareensis (I. Lea, 1868)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) vicinus (I. Lea, 1856)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) virens (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargaron (Unio) weldonensis (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya complanata Lightfoot, 1786
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya rigidus Wood, 1828
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Arconaia) provancheriana Pilsbry, 1890
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) aurata Rafinesque, 1820
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) burkensis (I. Lea, 1859)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) catawbensis (I. Lea, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) complanatus (Lightfoot, 1786)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) complanatus jejunus (I. Lea, 1838)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) complanatus quadrilaterus (I. Lea, 1863)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) cuvierianus (I. Lea, 1853)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) differtus (I. Lea, 1872)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) geminus (I. Lea, 1856)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) insulsus (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) purus (I. Lea, 1858)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) roanokensis northamptonensis (I. Lea, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) rostrum (I. Lea, 1862)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) spadiceus (I. Lea, 1857)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio (Elliptio) subinflatus (Conrad, 1835)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio abbevillensis I. Lea, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio aberrans I. Lea, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio amplus I. Lea, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio baldwinensis I. Lea, 1859
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio beaverensis I. Lea, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio burkensis I. Lea, 1859
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio carinifera Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio catawbensis I. Lea, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio chathamensis I. Lea, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio cirratus I. Lea, 1874
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio coarctata Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio complanatus (Lightfoot, 1786)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio complanatus mainensis Rich, 1915
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio complanatus subinflatus Conrad, 1835
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio contractus I. Lea, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio curatus I. Lea, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio curvatus I. Lea, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio cuvierianus I. Lea, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio datus I. Lea, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio decumbens I. Lea, 1861
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio differtus I. Lea, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio dissimilis I. Lea, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio exactus I. Lea, 1858
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio fluviatilis Green, 1827
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio fuliginosus I. Lea, 1845
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio gastonensis I. Lea, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio geminus I. Lea, 1856
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio georgina Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio glabrata Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio griffithianus I. Lea, 1834
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio humerosus I. Lea, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio indefinilus (I. Lea, 1863) (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio indefinitus I. Lea, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio infulgens I. Lea, 1874
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio infuscus I. Lea, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio insulsus I. Lea, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio irwinensis I. Lea, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio jejunus I. Lea, 1838
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio ligatus I. Lea, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio mecklenbergensis I. Lea, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio mediocris I. Lea, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio neusensis I. Lea, 1858
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio northamptonensis I. Lea, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio nubilus I. Lea, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio oblongus I. Lea, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio percoarctatus I. Lea, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio perlucens I. Lea, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio postellii I. Lea, 1858
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio protensus I. Lea, 1865
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio pullatus majusculus de Gregorio, 1914
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio purpurascens Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio purpureus Say, 1817
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio purus I. Lea, 1858
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio quadrilaterus I. Lea, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio raeensis I. Lea, 1859
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio raleighensis I. Lea, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio rarisulcata Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio ratus I. Lea, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio rhombula Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio rostrum I. Lea, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio santeensis I. Lea, 1871
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio savannahensis I. Lea, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio spadiceus I. Lea, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio squameus I. Lea, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio subflavus I. Lea, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio subinflatus (Conrad, 1835)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio subolivaceus I. Lea, 1874
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio subparallelus I. Lea, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio subsquamosus I. Lea, 1872
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio sulcidens Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio tortuosus Sowerby, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio uhareensis I. Lea, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio vicinus I. Lea, 1856
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio violaceus Spengler, 1793
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio virens I. Lea, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio virginiana Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio weldonensis I. Lea, 1863
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio wheatleyi I. Lea, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUnio yadkinensis I. Lea, 1872
Sources  basis of record Turgeon, D.; Quinn, J.F.; Bogan, A.E.; Coan, E.V.; Hochberg, F.G.; Lyons, W.G.; Mikkelsen, P.M.; Neves, R.J.; Roper, C.F.E.; Rosenberg, G.; Roth, B.; Scheltema, A.; Thompson, F.G.; Vecchione, M.; Williams, J.D. (1998). Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: mollusks. 2nd ed. American Fisheries Society Special Publication, 26. American Fisheries Society: Bethesda, MD (USA). ISBN 1-888569-01-8. IX, 526 + cd-rom pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern elliptio  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanata complanata (Lightfoot, 1786) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElliptio complanata (Lightfoot, 1786)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Canada
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMistake Cove [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNova Scotia [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 Barcode of Life (55 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (21 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (1345 nucleotides; 39 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [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]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160340
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-05-31 07:42:56Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2011-04-28 09:53:26Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2015). Elliptio complanata (Lightfoot, 1786). In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160340 on 2016-12-10
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