WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathycorbis Iredale, 1930

567325  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:567325)

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChione despecta Hedley, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathycorbis despecta (Hedley, 1904) (type by original designation)
Iredale T. (1930) More notes on the marine Mollusca of New South Wales. Records of the Australian Museum 17(9): 384-407, pls 62-65. [Published 27 June 1930], available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/Uploads/Journals/17186/773_complete.pdf
page(s): 392, 407 [details]   
Bouchet, P. (2011). Bathycorbis Iredale, 1930. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=567325 on 2018-01-20

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original description Iredale T. (1930) More notes on the marine Mollusca of New South Wales. Records of the Australian Museum 17(9): 384-407, pls 62-65. [Published 27 June 1930], available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/Uploads/Journals/17186/773_complete.pdf
page(s): 392, 407 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClassification Species of the Recent genus Bathycorbis have been claimed as living representatives of the Mactromyidae (otherwise with no post-Cretaceous records) on the basis of supposed similarities of hinge teeth. However, the affinities of these small (c. 5 mm) offshore bivalves from Australia, known only from shells, are uncertain (Taylor & Glover 2006). [details]