WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma dianthinum (Melvill & Standen, 1899)

345687  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:345687)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. (1899) Report on the marine Mollusca obtained during the first expedition of Prof. A. C. Haddon to the Torres Straits, in 1888–1889. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, 27, 150–206, pls. 10–11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31649268 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote Australia, Queensland, Torres Strait, channel...  
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Queensland, Torres Strait, channel between Hammond Isl. and Wednesday spit, sand and small rounded pebbles, dead shells, 5 fms [9 m], 15.09.1888. Prof. A.C. Haddon Exped. 1888-1889, st. 10 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1899.2.23.11, one syntype; NMW 1955.158.693, three syntypes; Manchester Museum EE.7738, five syntypes [details]
ter Poorten, J. (2014). Acrosterigma dianthinum (Melvill & Standen, 1899). In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=345687 on 2017-12-16

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2008-06-06 01:38:35Z
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2010-03-29 08:44:56Z
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2014-02-03 21:06:56Z
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original description Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. (1899) Report on the marine Mollusca obtained during the first expedition of Prof. A. C. Haddon to the Torres Straits, in 1888–1889. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, 27, 150–206, pls. 10–11., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31649268 [details]   

basis of record OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database. , available online at http://clade.ansp.org/obis/ [details]   

additional source 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]   

additional source Poorten, J.J. ter, 2009. The Cardiidae of the Panglao Marine Biodiversity Project 2004 and the Panglao 2005 Deep-Sea Cruise with descriptions of four new species (Bivalvia). Vita Malacologica 8: 9-96 [21 November 2009] . Available online at http://dare.uva.nl/record/340850, available online at http://dare.uva.nl/record/340850 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLength L 10-15 mm (adult) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Queensland, Torres Strait, channel between Hammond Isl. and Wednesday spit, sand and small rounded pebbles, dead shells, 5 fms [9 m], 15.09.1888. Prof. A.C. Haddon Exped. 1888-1889, st. 10 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1899.2.23.11, one syntype; NMW 1955.158.693, three syntypes; Manchester Museum EE.7738, five syntypes [details]