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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeroë Schumacher, 1817 
AphiaID: 516334

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 (incorrect original spelling)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta Link, 1807
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae Rafinesque, 1815
Source  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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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeroë magnifica Reeve, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta menstrualis (Menke, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeroë menstrualis Reeve, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta sunettina (Jousseaume, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeroë ovalis G. B. Sowerby III, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta bruggeni Fischer-Piette, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeroë picta Schumacher, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta meroe (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeroë satparaënsis Preston, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSunetta scripta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature 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]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:516334
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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). Meroë Schumacher, 1817. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=516334 on 2014-07-13
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