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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiomya alternata (d'Orbigny, 1853) 
AphiaID: 408176

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiomya (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiomya A. Adams, 1864
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuspidaria alternata (d'Orbigny, 1853)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeaera alternata (d'Orbigny, 1853)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphena alternata [sic] (incorrect original spelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphenia alternata d'Orbigny, 1853 (original combination)
Sources  original description Orbigny A. d' (1842-1853). Mollusques. Vol 2: 1-380 [pp. 1-112, 1842; pp. 113-128, 1844; pp. 129-224, 1847; pp. 225-380, 1853]. In: Sagra, R. de la (ed.). Histoire physique, politique et naturelle de l'Ile de Cuba. Arthus Bertrand, Paris. , available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/43337249 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
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]
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]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:408176
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-07-02 14:05:42Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
2010-09-23 10:34:21Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2010-10-02 22:08:23Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Huber, M.; Bouchet, P. (2014). Cardiomya alternata (d'Orbigny, 1853). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=408176 on 2014-10-23
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