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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium alternatum G. B. Sowerby II, 1840 
AphiaID: 208511

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 editorCardioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium alternatum (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVasticardium angulatum (Lamarck, 1819)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Sowerby G.B. II (1832-1841). The conchological illustrations, or coloured figures of all the hitherto unfigured Recent shells. London, privately published., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/109863 [details]

source of synonymy Vidal J. (1991) Cardium angulatum Lamarck, 1819: a misinterpreted senior synonym of Cardium alternatum Sowerby, 1840. Journal of the Malacological Society of Australia 12: 57-61. [31 October 1991] [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (31 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208511
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2000-09-11 06:47:01Z  created  Govaerts, Ann
2001-12-08 16:06:46Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-01-25 00:54:30Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2012-04-16 08:16:26Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; ter Poorten, J. (2014). Cardium alternatum G. B. Sowerby II, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208511 on 2014-12-17
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