WoRMS taxon details

Simomactra capensis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1892)

505764  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:505764)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Mactra capensis G. B. Sowerby III, 1892) Sowerby, G. B., III. (1892). Marine shells of South Africa. A catalogue of all the known species with references to figures in various works, descriptions of new species, and figures of such as are new, little known, or hitherto unfigured. London: G. B. Sowerby. 89 pp., 5 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1353472
page(s): 55, pl. 3, fig. 68. [details]   
Type locality contained in Port Elizabeth  
type locality contained in Port Elizabeth [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Simomactra capensis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1892). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=505764 on 2021-07-30
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2010-08-18 08:38:17Z
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2010-09-15 11:43:10Z
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2012-06-11 19:19:58Z
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2012-07-07 02:38:46Z
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original description  (of Mactra capensis G. B. Sowerby III, 1892) Sowerby, G. B., III. (1892). Marine shells of South Africa. A catalogue of all the known species with references to figures in various works, descriptions of new species, and figures of such as are new, little known, or hitherto unfigured. London: G. B. Sowerby. 89 pp., 5 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/1353472
page(s): 55, pl. 3, fig. 68. [details]   

original description  (of Lutraria albanyana W. H. Turton, 1932) Turton W.H. (1932). <i>Marine Shells of Port Alfred, S. Africa</i>. Humphrey Milford, London, xvi + 331 pp., 70 pls.
page(s): 256, pl. 69, sp. 1813. [details]   

basis of record Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world's marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Signorelli, J.H. (2021). The family Mactridae Lamarck, 1809 (Bivalvia: Cardiida) in South African waters. <em>Malacologia.</em> 63(2): 195–223.
page(s): 204, figs 61-68. [details]   
 
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