WoRMS taxon details

Dinocardium robustum ([Lightfoot], 1786)

156843  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:156843)

accepted
Species
Cardium maculatum Gmelin, 1791 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Cardium magnum Born, 1778 · unaccepted > junior homonym (non Cardium magnum Linnaeus,...)  
non Cardium magnum Linnaeus, 1758
Cardium obliquum Spengler, 1799 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Cardium ventricosum Bruguière, 1789 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Dinocardium robustum vanhyningi Clench & L. C. Smith, 1944 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Subspecies Dinocardium robustum vanhyningi Clench & L. C. Smith, 1944 accepted as Dinocardium robustum ([Lightfoot], 1786) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
(of Cardium robustum [Lightfoot], 1786) Lightfoot, J. (1786). A Catalogue of the Portland Museum, lately the property of the Dutchess Dowager of Portland, deceased; which will be sold by auction by Mr. Skinner & Co. <em>[book].</em> London. viii + 194 pp., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/43259464
page(s): 58 [details]   
Note ‘Florida’ (Lightfoot, 1786: 58). Type...  
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Type locality ‘Florida’ (Lightfoot, 1786: 58). Type figure: Born (1780: pl. 3 fig. 5). ‘The figure in Lister (1687: pl. 328 fig. 165) was recorded from Campeche, Mexico. This latter locality can be accepted as the type locality’ (Clench & Smith, 1944: 10) [details]
Type material Unknown [details]
Distribution Virginia to North Florida, Texas and Mexico  
Distribution Virginia to North Florida, Texas and Mexico [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2022). MolluscaBase. Dinocardium robustum ([Lightfoot], 1786). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=156843 on 2022-11-27
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2005-05-20 07:57:29Z
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2009-01-22 12:43:25Z
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2014-06-05 07:29:59Z
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original description  (of Cardium magnum Born, 1778) Born, I. Von. (1778). Index rerum naturalium Musei Cæsarei Vindobonensis. Pars I.ma. Testacea. Verzeichniß der natürlichen Seltenheiten des k. k. Naturalien Cabinets zu Wien. Erster Theil. Schalthiere. [1-40], 1-458, [1-82]. Vindobonae [Vienna]; (Kraus)., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43890
page(s): 34 [details]   

original description  (of Cardium ventricosum Bruguière, 1789) Bruguière J.G. (1789-1792). <i>Encyclopédie méthodique ou par ordre de matières. Histoire naturelle des vers</i>, volume 1. Paris: Pancoucke. Pp. i-xviii, 1-344 [Livraison 32, June 1789]; 345-757 [Livraison 48, 13 Feb. 1792] [Dates after Evenhuis, 2003, <i>Zootaxa</i>, 166: 37; <i>Zootaxa</i>, 207]. , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/8892006
page(s): 228 [details]   

original description  (of Cardium maculatum Gmelin, 1791) Gmelin, J. F. (1791). Vermes. In: Gmelin J.F. (Ed.) Caroli a Linnaei Systema Naturae per Regna Tria Naturae, Ed. 13. Tome 1(6). G.E. Beer, Lipsiae [Leipzig]. pp. 3021-3910. <em>Systema Naturae. Linneaeus (ed.). Ed. 13.</em> 1: pars. 6., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/83098#5
page(s): 3255 [details]   

original description  (of Cardium obliquum Spengler, 1799) Spengler, L. (1799). Over det toskallede Slægt, Hiertemuslingen, <i>Cardium</i> Linnéi. <em>Skrivter af Naturhistorie-Selskabet, Kiøbenhavn.</em> 5(1): 1-60, pl. 1., available online at https://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/dms/load/img/?PPN=PPN608227374_0005&DMDID=DMDLOG_0004
page(s): 23-24, pl. 1 fig. 3a-b [details]   

original description  (of Cardium robustum [Lightfoot], 1786) Lightfoot, J. (1786). A Catalogue of the Portland Museum, lately the property of the Dutchess Dowager of Portland, deceased; which will be sold by auction by Mr. Skinner & Co. <em>[book].</em> London. viii + 194 pp., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/43259464
page(s): 58 [details]   

original description  (of Dinocardium robustum vanhyningi Clench & L. C. Smith, 1944) Clench, W. J. & Smith, L. C. (1944). The family Cardiidae in the Western Atlantic. <em>Johnsonia.</em> 1(13): 1-32., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/41114039
page(s): 11-12 [details]   

basis of record Abbott, R. T. (1974). <i>American seashells. The marine Mollusca of the Atlantic and Pacific coast of North America</i>. ed. 2. Van Nostrand, New York. 663 pp., 24 pls. [October 1974]. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

additional source Turgeon, D. D., W. G. Lyons, P. Mikkelsen, G. Rosenberg, and F. Moretzsohn. 2009. Bivalvia (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 711–744 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, Colleg [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
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    Definitions

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Distribution Virginia to North Florida, Texas and Mexico [details]

Length L 100-120 mm (adult) [details]

Type locality ‘Florida’ (Lightfoot, 1786: 58). Type figure: Born (1780: pl. 3 fig. 5). ‘The figure in Lister (1687: pl. 328 fig. 165) was recorded from Campeche, Mexico. This latter locality can be accepted as the type locality’ (Clench & Smith, 1944: 10) [details]

Type material Unknown [details]
LanguageName 
English Atlantic giant cockle  [details]