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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacoma retrorsa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1867) 
AphiaID: 572137

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 editorTellinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacominae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacoma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacoma Leach, 1819
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacoma (Salmacoma) retrorsa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1867)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacoma pellucida (Philippi, 1843)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina (Macoma) candidata G. B. Sowerby, 1894
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina candidata G.B. Sowerby III, 1894
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina pellucida Philippi, 1843
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina retrorsa G.B. Sowerby II, 1867 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record Kilburn R.N. (1973). The type material of South African marine Mollusca in the Natal Museum collection. Part 1. Bivalvia. Annals of the Natal Museum 21(3):697-711. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:572137
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2011-05-19 08:24:43Z  created  Tran, Bastien
2012-07-07 17:10:24Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
2013-04-03 01:36:52Z  changed  Sartori, André F.
  
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  Citation: Sartori, André F.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Macoma retrorsa (G. B. Sowerby II, 1867). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=572137 on 2014-10-01
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