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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegapitaria aurantiaca (G. B. Sowerby I, 1831) 
AphiaID: 714775

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 editorMegapitaria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMegapitaria Grant & Gale, 1931
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallista aurantiaca (G. B. Sowerby I, 1831)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCytherea aurantiaca G. B. Sowerby I, 1831 (original combination)
Sources  redescription Coan E.V. & Valentich-Scott P. (2012) Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. Santa Barbara: Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. [details]

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Environment marine
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:714775
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2013-01-06 16:11:04Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P. (2014). Megapitaria aurantiaca (G. B. Sowerby I, 1831). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=714775 on 2014-04-19
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