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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApiocardia obovalis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) 
AphiaID: 381426

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 editorFraginae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApiocardia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApiocardia obovalis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApiocardia Olsson, 1961
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium obovale Sowerby I in Broderip & Sowerby I, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium obovale G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium ovuloides Reeve, 1845 (synonym)
Sources  original description Sowerby, G.B. I, 1833. [Characters of new species of shells forming part of the collection made by Mr. Cuming on the western coast of South America, and among the islands of the South Pacific Ocean.] Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1833, 82–85. (8 September) [details]

redescription Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCalifornia [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcuadorean Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Xipixapi, in sandy mud at eleven fathoms depth [= Jipijapa, Ecuador] [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 20130520, syntypes [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381426
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-01-26 09:04:42Z  created  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2010-03-29 08:44:56Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2012-07-22 16:29:31Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2014-11-25 08:44:50Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J.; Bouchet, P. (2014). Apiocardia obovalis (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381426 on 2014-12-25
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