Tapes literatus   (Linnaeus,  1758) (Clam)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Veneroida
Family:Veneridae

Description

Synonym (s)
Paphia nocturna Roding, 1798
Tapes aspersa G.B. Sowerby II, 1852
Tapes distinguenda Fischer-Piette & Lamy, 1939
Tapes literata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Tapes litteratus (Linnaeus, 1758)
(Misspelling)
Venus adspersa Lamarck, 1818
Venus compunctata Link, 1807
Venus deshayesii var. sulphurea Philippi, 1848
Venus literatus Linnaeus, 1758
Venus litterata Gmelin, 1791
Venus litterata maculosa Schreibers, 1793
Venus litterata nebulosa Gmelin, 1791
Venus litterata punctata Gmelin, 1791
Venus punctifera Lamarck, 1818
Venus radiata Gmelin, 1791

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography



Literature Source(s)
  • Subba Rao, NV and Dey, A (2000) Catalogue of marine molluscs of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Occasional paper no 187 Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI 1-323 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2012-07-30

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