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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca Dall, 1900 
AphiaID: 415622

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 editorImparidentia (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellininae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina crystallina W. Wood, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca cristallina (Spengler, 1798) (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellininae Blainville, 1814
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina (Merisca) Dall, 1900
Sources  status source Huber, M.; Langleit, A.; Kreipl, K. (2015). Tellinidae. In: M. Huber, Compendium of bivalves 2. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 907 pp. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca cristallina (Spengler, 1798)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca aequistriata (Say, 1824) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina (Merisca) aequistriata Say, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerratina aequistriata (Say, 1824) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca juttingae (van Regteren Altena, 1965) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina (Merisca) juttingae van Regteren Altena, 1965 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina juttingae van Regteren Altena, 1965 (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca alerta (Boss, 1964) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerratina alerta (Boss, 1964)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca capsoides (Lamarck, 1818) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerratina capsoides (Lamarck, 1818)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca margarita Olsson, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerratina brevirostris (Deshayes, 1855)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca martinicensis (d'Orbigny, 1853) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerratina martinicensis (d'Orbigny, 1853)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca monomera Habe, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerratina monomera (Habe, 1961)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca perplexa (Hanley, 1844) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSerratina perplexa (Hanley, 1844)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca rhynchoscuta Olsson, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMerisca cristallina (Spengler, 1798)
Environment marine
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:415622
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-09-23 14:01:30Z  created  db_admin
2012-08-04 07:15:43Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2014-01-21 13:53:59Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2016-06-03 08:59:30Z  changed  Sartori, AndrĂ© F.
  
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  Citation: Sartori, AndrĂ© F.; Gofas, S.; Bouchet, P. (2016). Merisca Dall, 1900. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=415622 on 2016-12-07
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