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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya purpurea Montagu, 1808 
AphiaID: 541383

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 editorMyoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya purpurea (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTurtonia minuta (Fabricius, 1780)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMya Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Montagu G. (1808) Supplement to Testacea Britannica with Additional Plates. Woolmer, Exeter, v + 183 pp., pls. 17–30., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24430722 [details]

source of synonymy Forbes E. & Hanley S.C. (1848-1853). A history of British Mollusca and their shells. London, van Voorst : Vol. 1: i-lxxx [1853], 1-486 [1848], pl. A-W, AA-ZZ, AAA-ZZZ [dates uncertain]; Vol. 2: 1-480 [1 dec. 1849], 481-557 [1850]; Vol. 3: 1-320 [1850], 321-616 [1851]; Vol. 4: 1-300 [1852], pl. 1-114F [dates uncertain]. London, van Voorst., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/16341 [details]

Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:541383
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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
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Mya purpurea Montagu, 1808. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=541383 on 2014-12-20
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