WoRMS name details

Meroë Schumacher, 1817

516334  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:516334)

 unaccepted (incorrect original spelling)
Genus
marine
Nomenclature Article 27 of the ICZN code determines that no diacritic or other mark is to be used in a scientific name. Hence, although...  
Nomenclature Article 27 of the ICZN code determines that no diacritic or other mark is to be used in a scientific name. Hence, although Schumacher used Meroë in the original publication, the name of this genus must be corrected to Meroe. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Meroë Schumacher, 1817. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=516334 on 2018-04-26
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2010-09-10 12:28:10Z
created
2010-09-17 08:35:07Z
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2013-09-02 08:11:54Z
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basis of record Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   
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Nomenclature Article 27 of the ICZN code determines that no diacritic or other mark is to be used in a scientific name. Hence, although Schumacher used Meroë in the original publication, the name of this genus must be corrected to Meroe. [details]