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Long term trends in the macrobenthos of the Belgian Continental Shelf
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Macrobel taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula Gray, 1837 
AphiaID: 138159

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 editorVeneroida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMactroidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMactridae
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMactridae Lamarck, 1809
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula (Spisula) Gray, 1837
Source  basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula (Spisula) Gray, 1837) Vaught, K.C. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne, FL (USA). ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula elliptica (Brown, 1827)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula solida (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula subtruncata (da Costa, 1778)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula (Spisula) Gray, 1837 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpisula Gray, 1837 (alternate representation)
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138159
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2012-04-18 19:31:56Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2014). Spisula Gray, 1837. Accessed through: Taxa used on the Macrobel website at http://www.vliz.be/vmdcdata/macrobel/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138159 on 2014-04-20