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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSaxidomus purpurata (Sowerby II, 1852) 
AphiaID: 582808

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 purpuratus (Sowerby II, 1852) (incorrect gender ending; Saxidomus is feminine)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapes purpurata G. B. Sowerby II, 1852
Source  basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTapes purpurata G. B. Sowerby II, 1852) 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]

Environment marine
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHerrmannella hoonsooi Kim I.H., 1992 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:582808
Taxonomic
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2011-10-23 16:41:52Z  created  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G. (2014). Saxidomus purpurata (Sowerby II, 1852). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=582808 on 2014-07-29
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