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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium maxicostatum Ter Poorten, 2007 
AphiaID: 381067

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 editorCardiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium Linnaeus, 1758
Source  original description Poorten, J.J. ter, 2007 [November 3]. Notes on the identity of Cardium costatum Linnaeus, 1758, with the description of Cardium maxicostatum spec. nov. from tropical West Africa (Bivalvia, Cardiidae). Basteria 71 (1-3): 57-70. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLength L 100-135 mm (adult) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Congo Brazzavile, Pointe Indienne, from fisherman, 07.11.1972. Coll. Bergmans [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material ZMA Moll. 4.07.023, holotype [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Cardium maxicostatum
Cardium maxicostatum
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381067
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-01-22 12:43:25Z  created  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2012-12-09 10:11:31Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J. (2014). Cardium maxicostatum. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381067 on 2014-09-21
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