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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia planicostata (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) 
AphiaID: 597308

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 editorCardiida (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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia planicostata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmericardia Stewart, 1930
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium planicostatum Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1833
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium guanacastense Hertlein & Strong, 1947 (unnecessary replacement name; synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardium planicostatum Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenocardia planicostata (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrigoniocardia guanacastensis (Hertlein & Strong, 1947)
Sources  original description Broderip, W.J. & Sowerby I, G.B. (1833). [Characters of new species of shells contained in the collection made by mr. Cuming on the western Coast of South America, and among the islands of the South Pacific Ocean]. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1833. 82–85. (8 September). [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Peru
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeruvian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCalifornia [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Central America, Guacomayo [= Guatemala (Keen, 1971)], in fine sand, depth 13 fms [24 m]. Coll. Cuming [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType material NHMUK 20020251, holotype [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Americardia planicostata
Americardia planicostata
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:597308
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2012-04-20 10:34:10Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
2014-06-04 11:21:44Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J.; Bouchet, P. (2015). Americardia planicostata (Broderip & G. B. Sowerby I, 1833). In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=597308 on 2017-01-24
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