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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna acuticostata G. B. Sowerby III, 1912 
AphiaID: 382186

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 editorTridacninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna acuticostata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna maxima (Röding, 1798)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna Bruguière, 1797
Sources  original description Sowerby, G. B. III. (1912). Notes on the shells of Tridacna, and description of a new species. Proceedings of the Malacological Society. 10 (1): 29-31., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/52423#page/59/mode/1up
page(s): 30-31 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Philippines, received in 1898 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 1912.8.16.187, lectotype (lectotype selection by inference of holotype in Rosewater, 1965: 389, pl. 290 figs 3-5) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:382186
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-02-02 12:08:14Z  created  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2010-03-29 07:20:22Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2011-04-01 09:31:44Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2014-12-07 11:47:25Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J.; Bouchet, P. (2014). Tridacna acuticostata G. B. Sowerby III, 1912. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382186 on 2014-12-29
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