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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnsis megistus Pilsbry & McGinty, 1943 
AphiaID: 413653

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 editor[unassigned] Euheterodonta (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolenoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPharidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnsis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnsis Schumacher, 1817
Sources  basis of record Turgeon, D. D., W. G. Lyons, P. Mikkelsen, G. Rosenberg, and F. Moretzsohn. 2009. Bivalvia (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 711–744 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, Colleg [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnsis megistus coseli Vierna, 2014
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnsis megistus megistus Pilsbry & McGinty, 1943
Environment marine
Distribution 
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Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Pilsbry & McGinty, 1943. Nautilus, 57 (1): 33-34. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype ANSP, N° 179277. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality off Destin, Okaloosa County, W-Florida, 20 fms. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:413653
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2009-09-05 22:26:39Z  created  von Cosel, Rudo
  
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  Citation: von Cosel, R. (2014). Ensis megistus Pilsbry & McGinty, 1943. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=413653 on 2014-09-16
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