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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocardium gilchristi (G. B. Sowerby III, 1904) 
AphiaID: 381832

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 editorLaevicardiinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocardium (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocardium gilchristi (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocardium Thiele, 1934
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium gilchristi G. B. Sowerby III, 1904
Sources  original description SOWERBY, G.B. III 1904 Mollusca of South Africa (Pelecypoda). Marine Investigations in South Africa, 4 : 1-19, pls 6-7.
page(s): 11 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth African Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLength L 12-25 mm [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality South Africa, Eastern Cape, Algoa Bay, depth 15 fathoms (27 m), ex coll. J.D.F. Gilchrist [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1904.12.23.141, holotype [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:381832
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-01-29 11:35:24Z  created  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2010-03-29 08:44:56Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2014-10-29 18:53:09Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J. (2014). Microcardium gilchristi (G. B. Sowerby III, 1904). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=381832 on 2014-12-21
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