WoRMS taxon details

Ensis megistus Pilsbry & T. L. McGinty, 1943

413653  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:413653)

accepted
Species
Ensis minor megistus Pilsbry & T. L. McGinty, 1943 · unaccepted (original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Pilsbry, H. A. & McGinty, T. L. (1943). <i>Ensis minor megistus</i> n. subsp., a west Florida razor clam. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 57(1): 33-34, pl. 6, figs. 11-13., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8515487 [details]   
Note off Destin, Okaloosa County, W-Florida, 20 fms.  
From other sources
Type locality off Destin, Okaloosa County, W-Florida, 20 fms. [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Ensis megistus Pilsbry & T. L. McGinty, 1943. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=413653 on 2022-08-19
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2009-09-05 22:26:39Z
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2021-07-31 15:37:12Z
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original description Pilsbry, H. A. & McGinty, T. L. (1943). <i>Ensis minor megistus</i> n. subsp., a west Florida razor clam. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 57(1): 33-34, pl. 6, figs. 11-13., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8515487 [details]   

original description  (of Ensis minor megistus Pilsbry & T. L. McGinty, 1943) Pilsbry, H. A. & McGinty, T. L. (1943). <i>Ensis minor megistus</i> n. subsp., a west Florida razor clam. <em>The Nautilus.</em> 57(1): 33-34, pl. 6, figs. 11-13., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8515487 [details]   

basis of record Turgeon, D. D., W. G. Lyons, P. Mikkelsen, G. Rosenberg, and F. Moretzsohn. 2009. Bivalvia (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 711–744 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, Colleg [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Vierna, J.; Cuperus, J.; Martínez-Lage, A.; Jansen, J. M.; Perina, A.; Van Pelt, H.; González-Tizón, A. M. (2013). Species delimitation and DNA barcoding of Atlantic Ensis (Bivalvia, Pharidae). <em>Zoologica Scripta.</em> 43(2): 161-171., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/zsc.12038/abstract [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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From other sources
Diagnosis Pilsbry & McGinty, 1943. Nautilus, 57 (1): 33-34. [details]

Holotype ANSP, N° 179277. [details]

Type locality off Destin, Okaloosa County, W-Florida, 20 fms. [details]