WoRMS taxon details

Modiolus americanus (Leach, 1815)

420705  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:420705)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Modiola americana Leach, 1815) Leach, W. E. (1815). The Zoological Miscellany; Being Descriptions of New, or Interesting Animals. <em>R.P. Nodder, London.</em> 2: 1-154, pls: 61-120., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28685302
page(s): vol. 2 p. 32-33, pl. 72 fig. 1 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Modiolus americanus (Leach, 1815). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=420705 on 2020-09-18
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2009-10-06 12:38:14Z
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original description  (of Modiola americana Leach, 1815) Leach, W. E. (1815). The Zoological Miscellany; Being Descriptions of New, or Interesting Animals. <em>R.P. Nodder, London.</em> 2: 1-154, pls: 61-120., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/28685302
page(s): vol. 2 p. 32-33, pl. 72 fig. 1 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

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]   

additional source 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]   

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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