WoRMS taxon details

Lithophaga nigra (d'Orbigny, 1853)

420704  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:420704)

accepted
Species
Lithophaga caribaea (Philippi, 1847) (See Nomenclature note under Modiola caribaea.)
Lithophaga crenulata Dunker, 1849 (declared nomen oblitum by Mikkelsen & Bieler (2007))
Modiola antillarum Philippi, 1847 (declared nomen oblitum by Mikkelsen & Bieler (2007))
Modiola caribaea Philippi, 1847 (declared nomen oblitum by Mikkelsen & Bieler (2007))
marine
MolluscaBase (2018). Lithophaga nigra (d'Orbigny, 1853). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=420704 on 2018-05-23
Date
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2009-10-06 12:38:14Z
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2010-12-03 07:25:42Z
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2016-01-31 11:26:17Z
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basis of record Mikkelsen P.M. & Bieler R. (2007). Seashells of Southern Florida. Living marine mollusks of the Florida Keys and adjacent regions. Bivalves. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 503 pp. [publisher's copyright date given as "2008"].  [details]   

additional source 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]   

status source Huber M. (2015). Compendium of bivalves 2. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 907 pp.
note: Huber (2015) regarded this species as valid, but under the name Lithophaga caribaea (Philippi, 1847), which is a combination of the nomen oblitum Modiola caribaea Philippi, 1847. [details]   

basis of record  (ofLithophaga caribaea (Philippi, 1847)) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofLithodomus niger d'Orbigny, 1853) Mikkelsen P.M. & Bieler R. (2007). Seashells of Southern Florida. Living marine mollusks of the Florida Keys and adjacent regions. Bivalves. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 503 pp. [publisher's copyright date given as "2008"].  [details]   

additional source  (ofLithodomus niger d'Orbigny, 1853) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofLithodomus niger d'Orbigny, 1853) Kleemann K. & Maestrati P. (2012) Pacific Lithophaga (Bivalvia, Mytilidae) from recent French expeditions with the description of two new species. Bollettino Malacologico 48: 73-102. [details]   

basis of record  (ofLithophaga crenulata Dunker, 1849) Mikkelsen P.M. & Bieler R. (2007). Seashells of Southern Florida. Living marine mollusks of the Florida Keys and adjacent regions. Bivalves. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 503 pp. [publisher's copyright date given as "2008"].
page(s): 414 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofLithophaga crenulata Dunker, 1849) Kleemann K. & Maestrati P. (2012) Pacific Lithophaga (Bivalvia, Mytilidae) from recent French expeditions with the description of two new species. Bollettino Malacologico 48: 73-102. [details]   

basis of record  (ofModiola antillarum Philippi, 1847) Mikkelsen P.M. & Bieler R. (2007). Seashells of Southern Florida. Living marine mollusks of the Florida Keys and adjacent regions. Bivalves. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 503 pp. [publisher's copyright date given as "2008"].
page(s): 414 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofModiola antillarum Philippi, 1847) Kleemann K. & Maestrati P. (2012) Pacific Lithophaga (Bivalvia, Mytilidae) from recent French expeditions with the description of two new species. Bollettino Malacologico 48: 73-102. [details]   

basis of record  (ofModiola caribaea Philippi, 1847) Mikkelsen P.M. & Bieler R. (2007). Seashells of Southern Florida. Living marine mollusks of the Florida Keys and adjacent regions. Bivalves. Princeton: Princeton University Press. 503 pp. [publisher's copyright date given as "2008"].
page(s): 413-414 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofModiola caribaea Philippi, 1847) Kleemann K. & Maestrati P. (2012) Pacific Lithophaga (Bivalvia, Mytilidae) from recent French expeditions with the description of two new species. Bollettino Malacologico 48: 73-102. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]