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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma mauritianum (Deshayes, 1855) 
AphiaID: 381246

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 mauritianum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrosterigma Dall, 1900
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium mauritianum Deshayes, 1855 (original combination)
Sources  original description Deshayes G.P. (1855). Descriptions of new shells from the collection of Hugh Cuming, Esq.. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1854: 317-371 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMauritian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeychellois Exclusive Economic Zone [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 30-39 mm [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Mauritius, stomach of a large fish. Leg Sir Dr. Barclay (label). Coll. Cuming (description) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1974133, three syntypes [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381246
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-01-23 21:30:52Z  created  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 mauritianum (Deshayes, 1855). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381246 on 2014-12-27
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