WoRMS taxon details

Galatea Bruguière, 1797

492282  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:492282)

accepted
Genus
Galatea radiata Lamarck, 1804 accepted as Galatea paradoxa (Born, 1780) (type by subsequent monotypy)
Egeria Roissy, 1805 (unnecessary replacement name for Galatea Bruguière, 1797)
Galateia Brito Capello, 1878 (error for Galatea Bruguière, 1797)
Galathea Lamarck, 1805 (unjustified emmendation for Galatea Bruguière, 1797)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Bruguière J.G. (1789-1792). Encyclopdie méthodique ou par ordre de matières. Histoire naturelle des vers, volume 1. Pancoucke, Paris. Pp. 1-344 [June 1789]; 345-758 [13 Feb. 1792; dates after Evenhuis, 2003, Zootaxa, 166: 37; Zootaxa, 207]; Atlas pl. 1-189 [1791]; pl. 190-286 [1797] pl. 287-390 [1798] pl. 391-488 . , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8638
page(s): pl 250 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Galatea Bruguière, 1797. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=492282 on 2018-04-23
Date
action
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2010-07-30 10:03:10Z
created
2010-08-12 09:40:27Z
changed
2013-11-29 14:16:02Z
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original description Bruguière J.G. (1789-1792). Encyclopdie méthodique ou par ordre de matières. Histoire naturelle des vers, volume 1. Pancoucke, Paris. Pp. 1-344 [June 1789]; 345-758 [13 Feb. 1792; dates after Evenhuis, 2003, Zootaxa, 166: 37; Zootaxa, 207]; Atlas pl. 1-189 [1791]; pl. 190-286 [1797] pl. 287-390 [1798] pl. 391-488 . , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/8638
page(s): pl 250 [details]   

original description  (ofEgeria Roissy, 1805) de Roissy, F. [1805] Histoire Naturelle, Générale et Particulière, des Mollusques, Animaux sans Vertèbres et a Sang Blanc. Ouvrage Faisant Suite aux Oeuvres du Leclerc de Buffon, et ... Rédigé par C. S. Sonnini ... Continué par Felix de Roissy. Paris, P. Dufart. Tome 5, 450 pp.; Tome 6, 480 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/110556
page(s): 324 [details]   

additional source Bernardi A.C. 1860. Monographie des genres Galatea et Fischeria. Paris, L. Tinterlin, 48 pp., 9 pl. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/102954 [details]   

ecology source Obirikorang, K.; Amisah, S.; Adjei-Boateng, D. (2013). Habitat description of the threatened freshwater clam, Galatea paradoxa (Born 1778) at the Volta Estuary, Ghana. Current World Environment. 8(3): 331-339., available online at https://doi.org/10.12944/cwe.8.3.01 [details]   

basis of record  (ofGalateia Brito Capello, 1878) Vokes, H. E. 1980. Genera of the Bivalvia: a systematic and bibliographic catalogue (revised and updated). Paleontological Research Institution. Ithaca. US. [details]   

basis of record  (ofGalathea Lamarck, 1805) Vokes, H. E. 1980. Genera of the Bivalvia: a systematic and bibliographic catalogue (revised and updated). Paleontological Research Institution. Ithaca. US. [details]