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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma dianthinum (Melvill & Standen, 1899) 
AphiaID: 345687

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 editorTrachycardiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma dianthinum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma Dall, 1900
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium (Trachycardium) dianthinum Melvill & Standen, 1899
Sources  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://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.1899.tb01423.x [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Australia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Australia [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:345687
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-06-06 01:38:35Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-03-29 08:44:56Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2014-02-03 21:06:56Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J. (2014). Acrosterigma dianthinum (Melvill & Standen, 1899). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=345687 on 2014-11-24
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