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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcopsis afra (Gmelin, 1791) 
AphiaID: 224525

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 editorPteriomorphia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoetiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcopsis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcopsis afra (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcopsis Koenen, 1885
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArca afra Gmelin, 1791
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArca afra erythraea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStriarca afra Gmelin
Sources  basis of record Wolff, W.J.; Duiven, P.; Esselink, P.; Gueve, A. (1993). Biomass of macrobenthic tidal flat fauna of the Banc d'Arguin, Mauritania. Hydrobiologia 258(1-3): 151-163 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Angola
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAngola [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBanc d'Arguin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuinea Bissau Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Senegal
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDakar [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:224525
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2006-03-16 07:50:12Z  created  Mint Jiddou, Azza
2006-04-12 13:32:24Z  changed  Vandepitte, Leen
2010-09-23 11:55:17Z  checked  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Arcopsis afra (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=224525 on 2014-12-26
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