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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma cygnorum (Deshayes, 1855) 
AphiaID: 381166

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 cygnorum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma Dall, 1900
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma abrolhense Vidal, 1999 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium cygnorum Deshayes, 1855 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaevicardium gaillardi Fischer-Piette, 1977 (synonym)
Sources  original description Deshayes, M.G.P. 1855. Descriptions of new shells, from the collection of H. Cuming, Esq Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 22 (for 1854): 317-371.
page(s): 331 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Australia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth West Australia [details]
Links 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 L 40-55 mm (adult) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality 'Swan River' [Australia, Western Australia, Perth, Swan River Colony] Coll. Cuming. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1971023, three syntypes [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Acrosterigma cygnorum
Acrosterigma cygnorum
Acrosterigma cygnorum
Acrosterigma cygnorum
To MNHN Type collection
To MNHN Type collection
[image hosted externally; from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381166
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-01-23 11:16:10Z  created  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2009-01-30 12:26:24Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2014-10-30 19:52:19Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J. (2014). Acrosterigma cygnorum (Deshayes, 1855). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381166 on 2014-12-22
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