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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsbjornsenia Friele, 1886 
AphiaID: 741746

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 editorTellinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellininae (Subfamily)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina (Moerella) P. Fischer, 1887 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoerella P. Fischer, 1887
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellininae Blainville, 1814
Source  original description Friele H. (1886). Zoology, Mollusca II. Den Norske Nordhavs-expedition, 1876-1878, 3(16): 1-44, pl. 7-12, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7325215
page(s): 36 [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsbjornsenia striata Friele, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTellina pygmaea Lovén, 1846 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoerella pygmaea (Lovén, 1846)
Environment marine
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy This is a validly described genus which has remained practically unnoticed in the European literature and is not mentioned in the Treatise (Cox et al., 1969). The type species is a subjective junior synonym of Tellina pygmaea Lovén, 1846, which has been usually classified either in Tellina s.l. or in Moerella P. Fischer, 1887, which is one year posterior [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:741746
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2013-09-24 14:12:13Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2014-01-17 16:54:36Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2014-01-17 21:57:49Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
2014-01-19 10:16:23Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2014). Asbjornsenia Friele, 1886. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=741746 on 2014-07-22
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