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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConchifera 
AphiaID: 385738

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConchifera (Class)
Authority Lamarck, 1818
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia
Rank Class
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca
Source  original description Lamarck [J.-B. M.] de (1815-1822). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Paris: 7 volumes. Vol. 1 [Introduction]: Verdière, i-xvi, 1-462 [March 1815]; Vol. 2 [les Polypes, les Radiaires]: Verdière, 1-568 [March 1816]; Vol. 3 [suite des Radiaires; les Tuniciers; les Vers]: Verdière, 1-586 [August, 1816]; Vol. 4: Deterville/Verdière, 1-603 [April 1817]; Vol. 5 [les Arachnides; les Crustacés; les Annélides; les Cirrhipèdes; les Conchiferes]: Paris, Deterville/Verdière, 1-612 [25 July 1818]; Vol. 6(1) [suite des Conchifères; Les Mollusques]: published by the Author, i-vi, 1-343 [June 1819]; Vol. 6(2) (suite): published by the Author, 1-232 [April 1822]; Vol. 7 (suite): published by the Author, 1-711. [August 1822], available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/12712
page(s): vol. 5 p. 411 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature A long abandoned name for the class Bivalvia, quite extensively used in the XIX century literature. Not to be confused with Conchifera Gegenbaur, 1878, a group construed to inclued all molluscs except the Solenogastres and Caudofoveates [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:385738
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Date   action   by
2009-03-20 16:22:32Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2009-03-29 15:13:55Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2009-03-30 13:25:49Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2015). Conchifera. In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=385738 on 2015-09-03
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