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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithophaga obesa (Philippi, 1847) 
AphiaID: 208433

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 editorMytiloida (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMytiloidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithophaga (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithophaga Röding, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDactylus yacoubi Jousseaume, 1919
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiosolenus obesus (Philippi, 1847)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithodomus obesus (Philippi, 1847)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLithophaga (Leiosolenus) obesa (Philippi, 1847)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithophaga hawaia Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithophaga obesus [sic] (incorrect gender ending)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLithophaga obesus suspecta Iredale, 1939
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorModiola obesa Philippi, 1847 (original combination)
Sources 
status source Kilburn, R.N. (1977) Taxonomic studies on the marine Mollusca of southern Africa and Mozambique. Part 1. Annals of the Natal Museum, 23, 173–214. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208433
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-11-19 09:36:22Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2011-05-20 10:49:49Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2011-12-30 16:08:02Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2013-01-10 09:18:51Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Lithophaga obesa (Philippi, 1847). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/authority/http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208433 on 2014-04-24
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