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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetaloconchus merkana Ladd, 1972 
AphiaID: 732736

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGastropoda (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenogastropoda (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLittorinimorpha (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermetoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVermetidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetaloconchus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPetaloconchus Lea, 1843
Sources  original description Ladd, H.S. (1972) Cenozoic fossil mollusks from western Pacific islands; gastropods (Turritellidae through Strombidae). U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper, 532: i–iv, 1–79, pls. 1–20.
page(s): 20 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Based on original material ranging from Miocene to Holocene.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:732736
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2013-06-24 16:58:00Z  created  Bieler, Rüdiger
  
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  Citation: Bieler, R. (2014). Petaloconchus merkana Ladd, 1972. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=732736 on 2014-04-19
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