WoRMS banner
Add search provider Add provider
Twitter: Latest updates @WRMarineSpecies

WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium omanense Melvill in Mellvill & Standen, 1907 
AphiaID: 381508

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 editorCardiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium omanense (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFragum sueziense (Issel, 1869)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Melvill, J. C. and Standen, R. 1907 [11 April]. The 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 783-848, pls 53-56., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31208540 [details]

[show all]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSubgenus (Acanthocardia)  [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Muscat and Oman, Gulf of Oman, 24°58'N-56°54'E, depth 156 fms. [285 m], leg. F.W. Townsend, 07.04.1903 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1907.5.3.89-91, two syntypes; NMW 1955.158.695, one syntype [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381508
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-01-27 08:15:44Z  created  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2009-01-30 12:26:24Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2012-11-28 07:04:25Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2014-08-18 19:00:45Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
[Taxonomic tree] [Occurrence map] [Google] [Google scholar] [Google images]
  Citation: ter Poorten, J. (2014). Cardium omanense Melvill in Mellvill & Standen, 1907. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381508 on 2014-12-29
  Creative Commons License The webpage text is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License