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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama gigas Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 466800

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 editorChamoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChamidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama gigas (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna gigas (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridachnes Röding, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna Bruguière, 1797
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChama Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Environment marine
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:466800
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Date   action   by
2010-03-26 11:05:47Z  created  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2010-11-19 08:40:19Z  changed  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Chama gigas Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=466800 on 2014-12-25
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