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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercenaria campechiensis (Gmelin, 1791) 
AphiaID: 422678

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 editorVeneroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercenaria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercenaria Schumacher, 1817
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercenaria carolinensis Conrad, 1875
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercenaria cuneata Conrad, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercenaria kennicottii Dall, 1871
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercenaria obtusa Conrad, 1866
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus alboradiata G. B. Sowerby II, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus apodema Dall, 1902
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus calcarea Philippi, 1844
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus campechiensis Gmelin, 1791 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus campechiensis var. quadrata Dall, 1902
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus capax Conrad, 1844
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus mortoni Conrad, 1837
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus permagna Conrad, 1838
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus praeparca Say, 1822
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus submortoni d'Orbigny, 1852
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus tenuilamellata G. B. Sowerby II, 1853
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus tetrica Conrad, 1838
Sources 
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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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercenaria campechiensis campechiensis (Gmelin, 1791)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMercenaria campechiensis texana (Dall, 1902)
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]
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]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCayman Islands [details]
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 (32 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:422678
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-10-06 12:38:14Z  created  db_admin
2010-09-23 10:34:21Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2012-06-09 15:35:42Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Huber, M. (2014). Mercenaria campechiensis (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=422678 on 2014-10-21
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