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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastraea McLean, 1970 
AphiaID: 528082

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVetigastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbininae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastraea (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochus undosus W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastraea undosa (W. Wood, 1828) (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurbininae Rafinesque, 1815
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstraea (Megastraea) McLean, 1970
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstraea (Megastraea) McLean, 1970 (original rank)
Sources 
original description (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstraea (Megastraea) McLean, 1970) McLean J.H. (1970) New eastern Pacific subgenera of Turbo Linnaeus, 1758 and Astraea Röding, 1798. The Veliger 13(1): 71-72., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/134687#page/101/mode/1up
page(s): 71 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastraea turbanica (Dall, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegastraea undosa (W. Wood, 1828)
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:528082
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Date   action   by
2010-10-05 00:15:48Z  created  Rosenberg, Gary
2011-10-05 19:30:45Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2017-03-18 12:15:42Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Rosenberg, G. (2017). Megastraea McLean, 1970. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=528082 on 2017-05-22
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