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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEmpressostrea Huber & Lorenz, 2007 
AphiaID: 456404

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 editorOstreoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGryphaeidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnodonteinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEmpressostrea kostini Huber & Lorenz, 2007 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPycnodonteinae Stenzel, 1959
Source  original description Huber M. & Lorenz F., 2007. Empressostrea kostini n. gen., n. sp. (Bivalvia: Ostreoidea) a mysterious giant oyster from the Spratly Islands, South China Sea. Club Conchylia Informationen 38(3-4): 26–41. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEmpressostrea kostini Huber & Lorenz, 2007
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:456404
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Date   action   by
2010-02-11 14:10:23Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2011-10-30 10:35:41Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Empressostrea Huber & Lorenz, 2007. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=456404 on 2014-07-26
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