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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus americanus Hermann, 1781 
AphiaID: 420772

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 editorPectinoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus albus Schreibers, 1793
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus arachnoides Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus avicularis Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus cuneus Reeve, 1856
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus dominicensis Röding, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus echinatus d'Orbigny, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus foliabrassicae d'Orbigny, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus longispina Lamarck, 1819
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus longitudinalis Lamarck, 1819
Sources  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]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAruba [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBonaire [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuraçao [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSan Andres [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Panama
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanama [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLesser Antilles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudomyicola spinosus (Raffaele & Monticelli, 1885) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (66 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:420772
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-10-06 12:38:14Z  created  db_admin
2010-09-23 11:55:17Z  checked  Huber, Markus
2010-10-01 21:22:21Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Huber, M. (2014). Spondylus americanus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=420772 on 2014-07-29
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