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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDioeciostrea americana Orton, 1928 
AphiaID: 539433

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 editorPteriomorphia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassostreinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDioeciostrea (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDioeciostrea americana (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassostrea virginica (Gmelin, 1791)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDioeciostrea Orton, 1928
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDioeciostrea Orton, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrassostrea Sacco, 1897
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDioeciostrea americana Orton, 1928
Sources  original description Orton J.H. (1928). The dominant species of Ostrea. Nature. 121 (3044): 320-321., available online at https://doi.org/10.1038/121320b0
note: names in this paper are unavailable because there is a disclaimer on p. 121. [details]

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Environment marine
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:539433
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Date   action   by
2010-11-10 15:53:17Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2010-11-10 16:07:33Z  checked  Huber, Markus
2017-08-15 18:36:42Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2010). Dioeciostrea americana. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=539433 on 2017-08-16
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