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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLunarca Gray, 1842 
AphiaID: 415584

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 editorPteriomorphia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArca costata Gray, 1857 (type by subsequent monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArcidae Lamarck, 1809
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgina Gray, 1842 (Invalid: junior homonym of Argina Hübner, 1816 [Lepidoptera]; Arginarca is a replacement name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArginarca McLean, 1951 (synonym)
Sources  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. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLunarca brevifrons (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLunarca ovalis (Bruguière, 1789)
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:415584
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Date   action   by
2009-09-23 14:01:30Z  created  db_admin
2012-02-05 08:49:57Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Lunarca Gray, 1842. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=415584 on 2014-10-25
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