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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 editorVeneroida (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
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 equinus Mörch, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHippopus maculatus Lamarck, 1801 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridachnes ungula Röding, 1798
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100
page(s): 691 [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
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]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [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]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
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. (2014). Hippopus hippopus (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216411 on 2014-12-26
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