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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocallista Meek, 1876 
AphiaID: 205150

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 editorVeneroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus gigantea Gmelin, 1791 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Sources  original description Meek, F.B. (1876) A report on the invertebrate Cretaceous and Tertiary fossils of the upper Missouri country. In Hayden, F.V. (Ed.) Report of the United States Geological Survey of the Territories. Invertebrate Paleontology, 9, lxiv + 1–629, 45 pls.
page(s): 179 [details]

status source Marshall B.A. & Spencer H.G. (2013) Comments on some taxonomic changes affecting marine Bivalvia of the New Zealand region recently introduced in Huber's Compendium of bivalves, with some additional taxonomic changes. Molluscan Research 33(1): 40-49., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2012.754147 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocallista nimbosa (Lightfoot, 1786)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocallista bardwelli Clench & McLean, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallista planatella (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocallista chishimana Pilsbry, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEzocallista brevisiphonata (Carpenter, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocallista maculata (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallista maculata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocallista nioba Clench & McLean, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallista erycinella (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocallista omissa Pilsbry & Lowe, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPitar omissa (Pilsbry & Lowe, 1932)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocallista orcutti Dall, 1918 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegapitaria squalida (G. B. Sowerby I, 1835)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrocallista semisulcata (Sowerby, 1851) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallista semisulcata (Sowerby, 1851)
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:205150
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-22 06:50:38Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2012-11-26 22:32:06Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Macrocallista Meek, 1876. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205150 on 2014-10-30
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