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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia speciosa (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850) 
AphiaID: 597307

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 editorCardioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFraginae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia Stewart, 1930
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium speciosum A. Adams & Reeve, 1850 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenocardia speciosa (Adams & Reeve, 1850)
Sources  basis of record Lee H.G. & Huber M. (2012) Americardia lightbourni new species and A. columbella new species compared to A. media (Linnaeus, 1758), A. speciosa (A. Adams and Reeve, 1850), and the extinct A. columba. The Nautilus 126(1): 15–24. (Heilprin, 1886) (Bivalvia: Cardiidae) [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCentral South Atlantic [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:597307
Taxonomic
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2012-04-20 10:34:10Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Americardia speciosa (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=597307 on 2014-09-22
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