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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia Stewart, 1930 
AphiaID: 415038

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 editorCardioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFraginae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium medium Linnaeus, 1758 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFraginae Stewart, 1930
Source  original description Stewart R.B. 1930. Gabb's California Cretaceous and Tertiary type lamellibranchs. Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, Special Publications, 3: 1-314, pl. 1-17. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia biangulata (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1829)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia columba (Heilprin, 1886) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia columbella H. G. Lee & Huber, 2012
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia guppyi (Thiele, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia lightbourni H. G. Lee & Huber, 2012
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia media (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia planicostata (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia speciosa (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:415038
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Date   action   by
2009-09-23 14:01:30Z  created  db_admin
2010-03-29 09:53:49Z  changed  Tran, Bastien
2010-07-10 09:41:30Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2012-04-20 10:34:10Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2014-12-09 14:23:50Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J.; Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Americardia Stewart, 1930. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=415038 on 2014-12-29
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