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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus varians 
AphiaID: 207852

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 editorPectinoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus varians (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (probably a misspelling)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus varius G. B. Sowerby I, 1827
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus Linnaeus, 1758
Source  basis of record Michel, C. (1988). Marine molluscs of Mauritius. Editions de l'Ocean Indien. Stanley, Rose Hill. Mauritius [details]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGelastomolgus spondyli Humes, 1968 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (21 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Species not listed in Lamprell, 1987. Possible a lapsus calami for S. varius[details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207852
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 09:48:27Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2001-12-09 13:54:23Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2012-01-07 09:17:08Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Spondylus varians. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207852 on 2014-12-28
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