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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon Carpenter, 1865 
AphiaID: 391103

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 editorAnomalodesmata (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuspidarioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuspidariidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon scaber Carpenter, 1865 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuspidariidae Dall, 1886
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiomya (Plectodon) Carpenter, 1865
Sources  original description Carpenter P. P. (1864). Supplementary report on the present state of our knowledge with regard to the Mollusca of the west coast of North America. Reports of the British Association for the Advancement of Science (1863) 33: 517-686 [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. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon brazieri (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon granulatus (Dall, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon lepidus B. A. Marshall, 2002
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon ligula (Yokoyama, 1922)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon pruinosus B. A. Marshall, 2002
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon regalis B. A. Marshall, 2002
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon scaber Carpenter, 1865

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon braziliensis (E. A. Smith, 1915) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon granulatus (Dall, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon granulata (Dall, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon granulatus (Dall, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlectodon tanabensis Habe, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiomya adunca (Gould, 1861)
Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:391103
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-04-14 09:31:10Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2009-07-02 07:40:19Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2010-07-26 12:28:11Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2011-11-06 14:40:47Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2012-11-04 18:15:16Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S.; Bouchet, P. (2014). Plectodon Carpenter, 1865. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=391103 on 2014-07-31
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