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Arca Linnaeus, 1758

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

accepted
Genus

Species Arca aspera Philippi, 1844 accepted as Asperarca nodulosa (O. F. Müller, 1776)
Species Arca aurita Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Limopsis aurita (Brocchi, 1814) (original combination)
Species Arca corpulenta E. A. Smith, 1885 accepted as Bathyarca corpulenta (E. A. Smith, 1885) (original combination)
Species Arca culebrensis E. A. Smith, 1885 accepted as Bentharca asperula (Dall, 1881)
Species Arca dakarensis Locard, 1898 accepted as Bathyarca inaequisculpta (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Arca endemica Dall, 1908 accepted as Bentharca asperula (Dall, 1881)
Species Arca glomerula Dall, 1881 accepted as Bathyarca glomerula (Dall, 1881)
Species Arca grenophia Risso, 1826 accepted as Bathyarca philippiana (Nyst, 1848)
Species Arca imitata E. A. Smith, 1885 accepted as Bathyarca imitata (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Arca inaequalis Dall, 1927 accepted as Bathyarca pectunculoides (Scacchi, 1835)
Species Arca inaequisculpta E. A. Smith, 1885 accepted as Bathyarca inaequisculpta (E. A. Smith, 1885)
Species Arca koreni Danielssen, 1859 accepted as Bathyarca pectunculoides (Scacchi, 1835)
Species Arca nodulosa O. F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Asperarca nodulosa (O. F. Müller, 1776) (original combination)
Species Arca norwegica Schröter, 1802 accepted as Asperarca nodulosa (O. F. Müller, 1776)
Species Arca obliqua Philippi, 1844 accepted as Bathyarca philippiana (Nyst, 1848) (invalid: junior homonym of Arca obliqua Portlock, 1843)
Species Arca obliquata Locard, 1899 accepted as Bathyarca philippiana (Nyst, 1848)
Species Arca obliquatula Dautzenberg, 1927 accepted as Bathyarca philippiana (Nyst, 1848)
Species Arca orbiculata Dall, 1881 accepted as Bathyarca orbiculata (Dall, 1881)
Species Arca pectunculiformis Locard, 1886 accepted as Bathyarca pectunculoides (Scacchi, 1835)
Species Arca pectunculoides Scacchi, 1835 accepted as Bathyarca pectunculoides (Scacchi, 1835) (original combination)
Species Arca philippiana Nyst, 1848 accepted as Bathyarca philippiana (Nyst, 1848)
Species Arca pteroessa E. A. Smith, 1885 accepted as Bentharca asperula (Dall, 1881)
Species Arca scabra Poli, 1795 accepted as Asperarca nodulosa (O. F. Müller, 1776)
Species Arca verrilli Lamy, 1907 accepted as Bathyarca pectunculoides (Scacchi, 1835)
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 
Note ICZN Opinion 189 (1945) has set aside all...  
Type species ICZN Opinion 189 (1945) has set aside all previous designations of a type species for Arca [details]
Taxonomy There are two undescribed subgenera in this genus.  
Taxonomy There are two undescribed subgenera in this genus. [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Arca Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: Glover, A.G., Higgs, N., Horton, T. (2018) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/Deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137670 on 2020-02-26
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2020). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Arca Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137670 on 2020-02-26
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
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. <i>Journal de Conchyliologie</i>, 55: 1-111, 199-307., 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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Type species ICZN Opinion 189 (1945) has set aside all previous designations of a type species for Arca [details]

From other sources
Taxonomy There are two undescribed subgenera in this genus. [details]
 



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Norwegian Bokmål arkskjell  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk arkskjel  [details]
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Arca noae
 Arca noae
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Arca noae
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Arca noae
 Arca noae
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Arca noae
 Arca noae
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Arca noae
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