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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetis H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857 
AphiaID: 516073

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)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Invalid: junior homonym of Metis Philippi, 1843 [Crustacea]; Myrsus is a replacement name)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenerupis Lamarck, 1818
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus corrugata Gmelin, 1791 (type by typification of replaced name)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Sources  original description Adams H. & Adams A. (1853–1858) The genera of recent Mollusca; arranged according to their organization. London, van Voorst. Vol. 1: xl + 484 pp.; vol. 2: 661 pp.; vol. 3: 138 pls. [Published in parts: Vol. 1: i-xl (1858), 1-256 (1853), 257-484 (1854). Vol. 2: 1-92 (1854), 93-284 (1855), 285-412 (1856), 413-540 (1857), 541-661 (1858). Vol. 3: pl. 1-32 (1853), 33-96 (1855), 97-112 (1856), 113-128 (1857), 129-138 (1858)]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/23923
page(s): vol 2, p. 436 [details]

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Environment marine
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:516073
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Date   action   by
2010-09-10 12:28:10Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2010-09-17 08:35:07Z  checked  Huber, Markus
2013-09-02 08:11:54Z  changed  Sartori, André F.
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  Citation: Sartori, André F.; Huber, M. (2014). Metis H. Adams & A. Adams, 1857. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=516073 on 2014-10-22
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