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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopus hippopus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 216411

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 editorImparidentia (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopus hippopus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopus Lamarck, 1799
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopus Lamarck, 1799
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama hippopus Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama asinus Barbut, 1788
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama hippopus Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopus brassica Bosc, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopus equinus Mörch, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopus maculatus Lamarck, 1801 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridachnes ungula Röding, 1798
Sources  basis of record Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorhorses hoof  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indonesia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndo-West Pacific [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthessius amicalis Humes & Stock, 1965 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthessius discipedatus Humes, 1976 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLichomolgus hippopi Humes, 1976 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLichomolgus tridacnae Humes, 1972 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (54 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (4 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLength L 250-400 mm [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality ‘In M. Asiatico’ (Asian Seas) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material Linnean Society of London G-M 0010058, unmarked specimen (Dodge, 1952: 132); ‘probable holotype’ (Rosewater, 1965: 363) [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Hippopus hippopus
Hippopus hippopus
Hippopus hippopus
Hippopus hippopus
Hippopus hippopus
Hippopus hippopus
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216411
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1998-05-26 07:50:32Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2009-02-01 15:00:03Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2014-11-29 08:25:09Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J. (2015). Hippopus hippopus (Linnaeus, 1758). In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216411 on 2016-12-08
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