WoRMS taxon details

Americardia speciosa (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)

597307  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:597307)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(of Cardium speciosum A. Adams & Reeve, 1850) Adams, A. & Reeve, L. A. (1848-1850). <i>Mollusca</i>. In A. Adams (ed.), <i>The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Samarang, under the command of Captain Sir Edward Belcher, C.B., F.R.A.S., F.G.S., during the years 1843-1846</i>. Reeve & Benham, London, x + 87 pp., 24 pls. [Pt. I. Preface to Mollusca (iii–x, by Adams only), 1–24, pls. 1–9, 1 November 1848; Pt. II, 25–44, pls. 10–17, 1 May 1850; Pt. III, Preface and plate explanations (i-xv), 45–87, pls. 18–24, 1 September 1850.]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39770936
page(s): 77 [details]   
Note ‘China Sea’ [erroneous], H.M.S. Samarang...  
Type locality ‘China Sea’ [erroneous], H.M.S. Samarang Exp., 1843-1846 [details]
Type material NHMUK 1874.12.11.392, holotype [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Americardia speciosa (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=597307 on 2021-04-16
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2012-04-20 10:34:10Z
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original description  (of Cardium speciosum A. Adams & Reeve, 1850) Adams, A. & Reeve, L. A. (1848-1850). <i>Mollusca</i>. In A. Adams (ed.), <i>The zoology of the voyage of H.M.S. Samarang, under the command of Captain Sir Edward Belcher, C.B., F.R.A.S., F.G.S., during the years 1843-1846</i>. Reeve & Benham, London, x + 87 pp., 24 pls. [Pt. I. Preface to Mollusca (iii–x, by Adams only), 1–24, pls. 1–9, 1 November 1848; Pt. II, 25–44, pls. 10–17, 1 May 1850; Pt. III, Preface and plate explanations (i-xv), 45–87, pls. 18–24, 1 September 1850.]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/39770936
page(s): 77 [details]   

taxonomy source Lee H.G. & Huber M. (2012) <i>Americardia lightbourni</i> new species and <i>A. columbella</i> new species compared to <i>A. media</i> (Linnaeus, 1758), <i>A. speciosa</i> (A. Adams and Reeve, 1850), and the extinct <i>A. columba</i>. <i>The Nautilus</i> 126(1): 15–24. (Heilprin, 1886) (Bivalvia: Cardiidae) [details]   

taxonomy source Poorten, J.J. ter & Swinnen, F. (2019). <i>Americardia lindamaesae</i> spec. nov., a new cardiid from Ascension Island (Bivalvia, Cardiidae). <em>Basteria.</em> 83 (1-3): 41-51. [details]   

basis of record Lee H.G. & Huber M. (2012) <i>Americardia lightbourni</i> new species and <i>A. columbella</i> new species compared to <i>A. media</i> (Linnaeus, 1758), <i>A. speciosa</i> (A. Adams and Reeve, 1850), and the extinct <i>A. columba</i>. <i>The Nautilus</i> 126(1): 15–24. (Heilprin, 1886) (Bivalvia: Cardiidae) [details]   
 
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Type locality ‘China Sea’ [erroneous], H.M.S. Samarang Exp., 1843-1846 [details]

Type material NHMUK 1874.12.11.392, holotype [details]