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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma transcendens (Melvill & Standen, 1899) 
AphiaID: 345694

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 transcendens (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma Dall, 1900
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium (Trachycardium) transcendens Melvill & Standen, 1899 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaevicardium pulcherrimum Sakurai & Habe, 1966 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrachycardium transcendens (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 other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
South Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Pacific [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 25-32 mm [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Australia, Queensland, Torres Straits. Prof. A.C. Haddon Exped. 1888-1889 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1899.2.23.6, holotype [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Acrosterigma transcendens
Acrosterigma transcendens
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:345694
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
2014-11-10 14:29:33Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J. (2014). Acrosterigma transcendens (Melvill & Standen, 1899). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=345694 on 2014-12-20
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