WoRMS taxon details

Afrocardium exochum (Melvill in Melvill & Standen, 1907)

381384  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381384)

accepted
Species
Cardium radula Jaeckel & Thiele, 1931 (Invalid: junior homonym of Cardium radula Broderip & G.B. Sowerby, 1829 and Cardium radula Deshayes, 1832; Laevicardium thielei is a replacement name)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. (1907). he Mollusca of the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman and Arabian Sea, as evidenced mainly through the collections of Mr. F. W. Townsend, 1893-1906; with descriptions of new species. 2 Pelecypoda. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. XX: 783-848, pls 53-56 [11 April]., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31208540 [details]   
Note Persian Gulf, Thairi [Probably Iran, Tahiri (=...  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Persian Gulf, Thairi [Probably Iran, Tahiri (= Siraf)] [details]
Type material NHMUK 1907.5.3.80, holotype [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Afrocardium exochum (Melvill in Melvill & Standen, 1907). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381384 on 2018-08-22
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2009-01-26 09:04:42Z
created
2009-01-30 12:26:24Z
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2010-03-24 10:05:37Z
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2010-03-29 08:44:56Z
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2014-06-04 11:21:44Z
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original description Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. (1907). he Mollusca of the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman and Arabian Sea, as evidenced mainly through the collections of Mr. F. W. Townsend, 1893-1906; with descriptions of new species. 2 Pelecypoda. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. XX: 783-848, pls 53-56 [11 April]., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31208540 [details]   

original description  (ofCardium radula Jaeckel & Thiele, 1931) Thiele J. & Jaeckel S. (1931). Muscheln der Deutschen Tiefsee Expedition. Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition auf dem Dampfer "Valdivia" 1898-1899. 21: 161-268, pls 6-10. [details]   

original description  (ofCardium infantile Nomura & Zinbo, 1934 †) Nomura, S. & Zinbô, N. (1934) Marine Mollusca from the “Ryûkyû Limestone” of Kikai-zima, Ryûkyû Group. The Science Reports of the Tôhoku Imperial University, Sendai, Japan, second series (Geology), 16, 109–164, 1 pl. [details]   

basis of record 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Length L 5-9 mm  [details]

Type locality Persian Gulf, Thairi [Probably Iran, Tahiri (= Siraf)] [details]

Type material NHMUK 1907.5.3.80, holotype [details]
 

LanguageName 
Japanese マルベニバトガイ [from synonym]  [details]