WoRMS taxon details

Pharus Gray, 1840

744673  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:744673)

accepted
Genus
Solen legumen Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Pharus legumen (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by subsequent designation)
marine
Not documented
Taxonomy Established without included species (nomen nudum) by Gray, 1840 in "Synopsis of the contents of the British Museum, ed....  
Taxonomy Established without included species (nomen nudum) by Gray, 1840 in "Synopsis of the contents of the British Museum, ed. 42, first printing". Hence, often attributed to Leach in Brown, 1844. However, Vokes (1980) cites Gray, 1840 ["Synopsis of the contents of the British Museum, ed. 42a, second printing"] as the first valid use. [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Pharus Gray, 1840. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=744673 on 2020-09-26
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original description  (of Ceratisolen Forbes in Forbes & Hanley, 1848) Forbes E. & Hanley S.C. (1848-1853). A history of British Mollusca and their shells. Vol. 1: i-lxxx [1853], 1-486 [1848], pl. A-W, AA-ZZ, AAA-ZZZ [dates uncertain]; Vol. 2: 1-480 [1 dec. 1849], 481-557 [1850]; Vol. 3: 1-320 [1850], 321-616 [1851]; Vol. 4: 1-300 [1852], pl. 1-114F [dates uncertain]. London, van Voorst. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/16341
page(s): vol 1, p. 255 [details]   

basis of record Vokes, H. E. 1980. Genera of the Bivalvia: a systematic and bibliographic catalogue (revised and updated). Paleontological Research Institution. Ithaca. US. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Taxonomy Established without included species (nomen nudum) by Gray, 1840 in "Synopsis of the contents of the British Museum, ed. 42, first printing". Hence, often attributed to Leach in Brown, 1844. However, Vokes (1980) cites Gray, 1840 ["Synopsis of the contents of the British Museum, ed. 42a, second printing"] as the first valid use. [details]