BeRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphenia Turton, 1822 
AphiaID: 138212

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterodonta > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuheterodonta > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyidae > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphenia
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphenia binghami Turton, 1822 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyidae Lamarck, 1809
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. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphenia binghami Turton, 1822
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Sphenia binghami Turton, 1822Specimen from La Goulette, Tunisia (3-4 m, 30.03.2009), actual size 4.3 mm
Sphenia binghami Turto...
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138212
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2011-04-06 18:28:01Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Sphenia Turton, 1822. Accessed through: VLIZ Belgian Marine Species Consortium (2010) The Belgian Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/berms/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138212 on 2014-12-21
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