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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVepricardium burnupi (G. B. Sowerby III, 1897) 
AphiaID: 381089

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 editorVepricardium (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVepricardium burnupi (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVepricardium Iredale, 1929
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium burnupi (G. B. Sowerby III, 1897) (new comb)
Sources  original description Sowerby, G.B., III. (1897) Appendix to the Marine Shells of South Africa. A Catalogue of All the Known Species with References to Figures in Various Works, Descriptions of New Species, and Figures of such as are New, Little Known, or Hitherto Unfigured. G, available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.13312 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Madagascar
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mozambique
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links 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 30-48 mm (adult) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa, Kwazulu Natal, Durban [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1899.4.14.3166, four syntypes [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381089
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-01-22 20:27:55Z  created  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2010-03-29 08:44:56Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2014-01-06 07:40:30Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J. (2015). Vepricardium burnupi. In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381089 on 2015-09-04
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