WoRMS taxon details

Vasticardium kenyanum (Cox, 1930) †

381343  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381343)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
fossil only
(ofCardium (Trachycardium) kenyanum Cox, 1930 †) Cox, L.R. (1930). Report on geological collections from the coastlands of Kenya Colony made by Miss M. McKinnon Wood. VII. Post-Pliocene Mollusca. Monographs Hunterian Museum 4: 131-163, pls 13, 15.  [details]   
Note Kenya, Mombasa, railway cutting Schimanzi...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Kenya, Mombasa, railway cutting Schimanzi Branch line (st. 6b). Pleistocene raised reef deposits. Leg. Ms. M. McKinnon Wood [details]
Type material GLAHM (Hunterian Museum, University of Glasgow, UK) S4193, holotype [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Vasticardium kenyanum (Cox, 1930) †. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381343 on 2018-05-25
Date
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2009-01-25 10:38:16Z
created
2009-01-30 12:26:24Z
changed
2014-01-08 16:02:04Z
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2015-10-16 09:54:33Z
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original description  (ofCardium (Trachycardium) kenyanum Cox, 1930 †) Cox, L.R. (1930). Report on geological collections from the coastlands of Kenya Colony made by Miss M. McKinnon Wood. VII. Post-Pliocene Mollusca. Monographs Hunterian Museum 4: 131-163, pls 13, 15.  [details]   

basis of record Hylleberg J. (2015). Revision and morphometric characteristics of the Vasticardium fidele group (Bivalvia: Cardiidae) in the Indo-Pacific with description of three new species. Novapex. 16(3): 81-94. [details]   

additional source Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

additional source Poorten, J.J. ter, 2009. The Cardiidae of the Panglao Marine Biodiversity Project 2004 and the Panglao 2005 Deep-Sea Cruise with descriptions of four new species (Bivalvia). Vita Malacologica 8: 9-96 [21 November 2009] . Available online at http://dare.uva.nl/record/340850, available online at http://dare.uva.nl/record/340850 [details]   

additional source Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005 [28 November]. The identity of Cardium (Trachycardium) kenyanum Cox, 1930 from Pleistocene deposits in Mombasa, Kenya (Bivalvia, Cardiidae). Basteria 69 (1-3): 9-11. [details]   
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Length 50-96 mm [details]

Type locality Kenya, Mombasa, railway cutting Schimanzi Branch line (st. 6b). Pleistocene raised reef deposits. Leg. Ms. M. McKinnon Wood [details]

Type material GLAHM (Hunterian Museum, University of Glasgow, UK) S4193, holotype [details]