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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama macerophylla Gmelin, 1791 
AphiaID: 397039

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 editorChamoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama citrea Gmelin, 1791
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama damaecornis Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama imbricata Lamarck, 1801
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama lazarus Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama macerophylla var. purpurascens Poulsen, 1878
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama macerophylla var. sulphurea Poulsen, 1878
Sources  basis of record Huber M. (2010) Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorleafy jewelbox  [details]
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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama macerophylla var. purpurascens Poulsen, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama macerophylla Gmelin, 1791
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama macerophylla var. sulphurea Poulsen, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama macerophylla Gmelin, 1791
Environment marine
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
United States
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorUnited States (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSan Andres [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (63 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (6 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:397039
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-06-03 12:21:14Z  created  db_admin
2010-09-23 11:55:17Z  checked  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Chama macerophylla Gmelin, 1791. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=397039 on 2014-10-01
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