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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela compressa (Sowerby II, 1851) 
AphiaID: 216602

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 editorTivela (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela Link, 1807
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCytherea ambigua (Deshayes, 1853)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela hartvigii Dunker, 1879
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTivela tomlini Haughton, 1932
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigona ambigua Deshayes, 1853
Sources  basis of record MacNae, W. & M. Kalk (eds) (1958). A natural history of Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Witwatersrand Univ. Press, Johannesburg. I-iv, 163 pp. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstreaked sand clam  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
South Africa
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorSouth Coast of South Africa [details]
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216602
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-09-11 06:47:01Z  created  Govaerts, Ann
2010-09-23 10:34:21Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2012-07-07 17:10:24Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Huber, M. (2014). Tivela compressa. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216602 on 2014-09-17
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