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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemele purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791) 
AphiaID: 420916

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 editorVeneroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemelidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemele (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemele purpurascens (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemele Schumacher, 1817
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidesma laeta Reeve, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidesma variabile Gray, 1825
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidesma variegata Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemele (Amphidesma) purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791) · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemele ornata Gould, 1862
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSemele sparsilineata Dall, 1915
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina obliqua W. Wood, 1815 (invalid: placed on the Official Index by ICZN Opinion 948)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus purpurascens Gmelin, 1791 (original combination)
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
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [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]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (35 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:420916
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-10-06 12:38:14Z  created  db_admin
2010-09-23 11:55:17Z  checked  Huber, Markus
2010-10-02 22:08:23Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Huber, M. (2014). Semele purpurascens (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=420916 on 2014-12-27
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