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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaxidomus gigantea (Deshayes, 1839) 
AphiaID: 546014

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaxidomus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaxidomus Conrad, 1837
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaxidomus gigantea brevis Dall, 1916
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaxidomus giganteus (Deshayes, 1839) (incorrect gender ending; Saxidomus is feminine)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenerupis gigantea Deshayes, 1839
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus maxima Philippi, 1846
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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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaxidomus gigantea brevis Dall, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaxidomus gigantea (Deshayes, 1839)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
North Pacific Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Pacific part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFAO fishing area 67 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilicola orientalis Mori, 1935 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerrmannella kodiakensis Humes, 1995 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (20 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (2 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:546014
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-11-17 14:24:28Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2011-10-23 16:41:52Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Saxidomus gigantea (Deshayes, 1839). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=546014 on 2014-07-11
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