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Meretrix casta (Gmelin, 1791)

507778  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:507778)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Venus casta Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin, J. F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. <em>Systema Naturae. Linneaeus (ed.). Ed. 13.</em> 1: pars. 6., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5
page(s): 3278 [details]   
Note "India", without a precise locality  
Type locality "India", without a precise locality [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2024). MolluscaBase. Meretrix casta (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=507778 on 2024-07-19
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original description  (of Cytherea crassa Gray, 1825) Gray, J. E. (1825). A list and description of some species of shells not taken notice of by Lamarck. <em>Annals of Philosophy.</em> new ser., 9(2): 134-140; 9(6): 407-415., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15880862
page(s): 137 [details]   

original description  (of Cytherea impudica Lamarck, 1818) Lamarck, J.B. (1818). [volume 5 of] Histoire naturelle des Animaux sans Vertèbres, préséntant les caractères généraux et particuliers de ces animaux, leur distribution, leurs classes, leurs familles, leurs genres, et la citation des principales espèces qui s'y rapportent; precedes d'une Introduction offrant la determination des caracteres essentiels de l'Animal, sa distinction du vegetal et desautres corps naturels, enfin, l'Exposition des Principes fondamentaux de la Zoologie. <em>Paris, Deterville.</em> vol 5: 612 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12886879
page(s): 561 [details]   

original description  (of Cytherea ovum Hanley, 1845) Hanley, S. (1845). Descriptions of three new species of bivalve shells, of the genera <i>Cytherea</i> and <i>Venus</i>. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 13: 21-22., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12862517 [details]   

original description  (of Venus casta Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin, J. F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. <em>Systema Naturae. Linneaeus (ed.). Ed. 13.</em> 1: pars. 6., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5
page(s): 3278 [details]   

original description  (of Corbicula (Velorita) satparaensis Preston, 1914) Preston, H.B. (1914). Mollusca from the Chilka Lake on the east coast of India. Records of the Indian Museum, 10 (5): 297-310. Calcutta. [September].
page(s): 306, figs 22, 22a [details]   

basis of record Huber, M. (2010). <i>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</i>. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Preston, H. B. (1915). A further report on Mollusca from Chilka Lake on the East coast of India. <em>Records of the Indian Museum.</em> 11(4): 291-310., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/11133043
page(s): 300 [details]   
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

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Type locality "India", without a precise locality [details]
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