WoRMS taxon details

Abra aequalis (Say, 1822)

293683  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:293683)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Amphidesma aequalis Say, 1822) Say, T. (1822). An account of some of the marine shells of the United States. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia.</em> 2(1): 221-248; 2(2): 257-276, 302-325., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36831411
page(s): 307 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2024). MolluscaBase. Abra aequalis (Say, 1822). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=293683 on 2024-02-27
Date
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2008-02-18 18:07:20Z
created
2010-09-23 11:55:17Z
checked
2011-12-22 13:31:38Z
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original description  (of Abra nuculiformis Conrad, 1867) Conrad, T. A. (1867). Descriptions of new genera and species of fossil shells. <em>American Journal of Conchology.</em> 3(1): 8-16., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6658650 [details]   

original description  (of Amphidesma aequalis Say, 1822) Say, T. (1822). An account of some of the marine shells of the United States. <em>Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia.</em> 2(1): 221-248; 2(2): 257-276, 302-325., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36831411
page(s): 307 [details]   

context source (Bermuda) Jensen, R. H. (1997). A Checklist and Bibliography of the Marine Molluscs of Bermuda. Unp. , 547 pp [details]   

basis of record Huber, M. (2010). <i>Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world's marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research</i>. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Mansfield, W. C. (1932). Miocene pelecypods of the Choctawhatchee Formation of Florida. <em>Florida Geological Survey Bulletin.</em> 8: 7-164, pls. 1-34., available online at https://ufdcimages.uflib.ufl.edu/UF/00/00/04/42/00001/UF00000442.pdf
page(s): 148; note: As Abra aequalis (Say)? [details]   
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LanguageName 
English common Atlantic furrow-shellcommon Atlantic abra  [details]
German PfeffermuschelGemeine Atlantische  [details]