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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)
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 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Mozambique
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
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]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [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. (2014). Vepricardium burnupi (G. B. Sowerby III, 1897). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381089 on 2014-09-19
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