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Arca Linnaeus, 1758

137670  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137670)

accepted
Genus
Arca noae Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Species Arca acuminata F. Krauss, 1848
Species Arca avellana Lamarck, 1819
Species Arca bouvieri P. Fischer, 1874
Species Arca imbricata Bruguière, 1789
Species Arca navicularis Bruguière, 1789
Species Arca noae Linnaeus, 1758
Species Arca pacifica (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Arca tetragona Poli, 1795
Species Arca truncata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Arca turbatrix P. G. Oliver & Cosel, 1993
Species Arca ventricosa Lamarck, 1819

Species Arca reticulata Gmelin, 1791 (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Arca (Scapharca) Gray, 1847 accepted as Anadara (Scapharca) Gray, 1847 represented as Anadara Gray, 1847
Species Arca acupicta Viader, 1951 accepted as Samacar strabo (Hedley, 1915)
Species Arca afra Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Arcopsis afra (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Arca agulhasensis Thiele, 1931 accepted as Acar agulhasensis (Thiele, 1931) (original combination)
Species Arca antiquata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Anadara antiquata (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Arca approximata Viader, 1951 accepted as Samacar strabo (Hedley, 1915)
Species Arca auriculata Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Anadara auriculata (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Arca caelata Reeve, 1844 accepted as Barbatia candida (Helbling, 1779)
Species Arca clathrata Defrance, 1816 accepted as Acar clathrata (Defrance, 1816) (original combination)
Species Arca cometa Reeve, 1844 accepted as Barbatia cometa (Reeve, 1844)
Species Arca complanata Chemnitz, 1784 accepted as Barbatia complanata (Bruguière, 1789) (unavailable name: published in a work rejected by ICZN direction 1)
Species Arca cunealis Reeve, 1844 accepted as Arca patriarchalis Röding, 1798 accepted as Arca avellana Lamarck, 1819
Species Arca decussata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) accepted as Barbatia decussata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Arca dichotoma Deshayes, 1863 accepted as Vitracar sulcata (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Hawaiarca sulcata (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Arca ehrenbergi (Dunker, 1868) accepted as Anadara ehrenbergi (Dunker, 1868)
Species Arca elegans Viader, 1951 accepted as Mimarcaria diphaeonotus (P. G. Oliver & Holmes, 2004) (invalid: junior homonym of Arca elegans Perry, 1811)
Species Arca formosa G. B. Sowerby I, 1833 accepted as Anadara formosa (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) (original combination)
Species Arca fusca Bruguière, 1789 accepted as Barbatia amygdalumtostum (Röding, 1798) (invalid: junior homonym of Arca fusca [Lightfoot], 1786)
Species Arca granosa Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Tegillarca granosa (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Arca kraussii Krauss, 1848 accepted as Arca patriarchalis Röding, 1798 accepted as Arca avellana Lamarck, 1819
Species Arca lacerata Bruguière, 1789 accepted as Barbatia lacerata (Bruguière, 1789)
Species Arca lactea Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Striarca lactea (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Arca lateralis Reeve, 1844 accepted as Sheldonella lateralis (Reeve, 1844)
Species Arca lienardi Viader, 1951 accepted as Calloarca cibotina (Melvill & Standen, 1907)
Species Arca maculata (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) accepted as Arca avellana Lamarck, 1819 (junior synonym)
Species Arca natalensis F. Krauss, 1848 accepted as Anadara natalensis (Krauss, 1848)
Species Arca nivea Chemnitz, 1784 accepted as Barbatia foliata (Forsskål in Niebuhr, 1775) (unavailable name: published in a work rejected by ICZN direction 1)
Species Arca obliquata W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Barbatia obliquata (Wood, 1828)
Species Arca orientalis Thiele, 1931 accepted as Bathyarca orientalis (Thiele, 1931) (original combination)
Species Arca parva (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833) accepted as Barbatia parva (G. B. Sowerby I, 1833)
Species Arca patriarchalis Röding, 1798 accepted as Arca avellana Lamarck, 1819 (nomen oblitum)
Species Arca plicata Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Acar plicata (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Arca plicata Chemnitz, 1795 accepted as Acar plicata (Dillwyn, 1817) (unavailable name: published in a work rejected by ICZN direction 1; available from Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Arca sculpturata (W. H. Turton, 1932) accepted as Barbatia sculpturata W. H. Turton, 1932
Species Arca senilis Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Senilia senilis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Arca tenella Reeve, 1844 accepted as Calloarca tenella (Reeve, 1844) (original combination)
Species Arca tortuosa Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Trisidos tortuosa (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Arca uropigimelana Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1827 accepted as Anadara uropigimelana (Bory de Saint-Vincent, 1827) (original combination)
Species Arca vellicata Reeve, 1844 accepted as Anadara vellicata (Reeve, 1844)
marine
recent + fossil
Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
MolluscaBase (2018). Arca Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2018) African Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137670 on 2020-08-13
Odido, M.; Appeltans, W.; BelHassen, M.; Mussai, P.; Nsiangango, S.E.; Vandepitte, L.; Wambiji, N.; Zamouri, N. Jiddou, A.M. (Eds) (2020). African Register of Marine Species. Arca Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/afremas/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137670 on 2020-08-13
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2012-06-23 08:05:40Z
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2017-10-27 19:29:48Z
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2019-08-05 02:32:28Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). <i>Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis</i>. Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Lamy, E. (1907). Révision des <i>Arca</i> vivants du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris. <em>Journal de Conchyliologie</i.</em> 55: 1-111, 199-307; pl. 1, 3., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16292971 [details]   

additional source Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   

subsequent type designation ICZN. (1945). Opinion 189. Suspension of the rules for <i>Arca</i> Linnaeus, 1758 (Class Pelecypoda, Order Filibranchiata). <em>Opinions and declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature.</em> 3(8): 93-108., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34653550 [details]   
 
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