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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapes literatus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 215828

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapes (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapes Megerle von Mühlfeld, 1811
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphia nocturna Röding, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapes aspersa G. B. Sowerby II, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapes distinguenda Fischer-Piette & Lamy, 1939
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapes literata (Linnaeus, 1758) (incorrect gender ending)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapes litteratus (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus adspersa Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus compunctata Link, 1807
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus deshayesii var. sulphurea Philippi, 1848
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus literata Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus litterata Gmelin, 1791
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus litterata maculosa Schreibers, 1793
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus litterata nebulosa Gmelin, 1791
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus litterata punctata Gmelin, 1791
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus punctifera Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus radiata Gmelin, 1791
Sources  basis of record Michel, C. (1988). Marine molluscs of Mauritius. Editions de l'Ocean Indien. Stanley, Rose Hill. Mauritius [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthessius saecularis Stock, 1964 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:215828
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-24 09:48:27Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2006-03-13 11:49:50Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-09-23 10:34:21Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2010-09-23 10:44:16Z  changed  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Tapes literatus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=215828 on 2014-08-21
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