CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Bivalvia (class)  »  Arcoida (order)  »  Arcidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 226031 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Vitracar sulcata    (Lamarck, 1819)
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups
Family: Arcidae (ark shells) - show full list
Common Name: [an ark shell]
Recent Synonyms: Barbatia (Acar) laterosa
Barbatia dichotoma
Barbatia sulcata
Vitracar albida
Vitracar laterosa
Organism Type: an ark shell
Parent Codes: 23 225901     Anadara spp.

World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-09-03
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Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Lamprell, K. Healy, J., 1998, Bivalves of Australia. Volume 2. Backhuys, Leiden
Scientific Name
verified against
Huber, M., 2010, Compendium of Bivalves. ConchBooks, Hackenheim, Germany 901pp.

Record details

Record entered on 30-Aug-2001 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 6-May-2013 14:16 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update name
Modification history:
06-MAY-2013: update name (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous genus name: Barbatia)
 (previous species name: laterosa)
 (previous authority: (Iredale))
 (previous publication year: 1939)
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