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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVarotoga Allan, 1950 
AphiaID: 595652

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 editorImparidentia (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleommatoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleommatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVarotoga (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolecardia cryptozoica Hedley, 1917 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaleommatidae Gray, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVarotoga Iredale, 1931
Source  basis of record Huber M. (2015). Compendium of bivalves 2. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 907 pp.  [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVarotoga anomala (Deshayes, 1856)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVarotoga cryptozoica (Hedley, 1917)
Environment marine
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNomenclature The name Varotoga is not available (no description) from Iredale, 1931. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:595652
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2012-02-15 19:44:53Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
2016-05-12 11:43:49Z  changed  Sartori, AndrĂ© F.
  
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  Citation: Sartori, AndrĂ© F.; Bouchet, P. (2016). Varotoga Allan, 1950. In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=595652 on 2016-06-26
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