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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphonotia Hertlein & Strong, 1948 
AphiaID: 492512

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 editorPaphonotia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetricola elliptica G. B. Sowerby I, 1834 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Sources  original description Hertlein, L. G. & Strong, A. M. 1948. Eastern Pacific Expeditions of the New York Zoological Society. XXXIX: Mollusks from the West Coast of Mexico and Central America. Part VI. Zoologica: scientific contributions of the New York Zoological Society 33: 163-198.
page(s): 192 [details]

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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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphonotia elliptica (G. B. Sowerby I, 1834)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaphonotia fernandesiana (Stempell, 1899)
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:492512
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Date   action   by
2010-07-31 13:00:00Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2012-10-12 19:36:57Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Paphonotia Hertlein & Strong, 1948. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=492512 on 2014-12-21
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