Abra alba (W. Wood, 1802)

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white furrow shell

Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Autobranchia (Subclass) > Heteroconchia (Infraclass) > Imparidentia (Super order) > Cardiida (Order) > Tellinoidea (Superfamily) > Semelidae (Family)

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Amphidesma boisyianum Leach, 1852
Amphidesma boysiana Leach in Gray, 1852
Erycina renieri Philippi, 1836
Erycina tumida Brusina, 1865
Mactra alba W. Wood, 1802
Mactra boisyi Montagu, 1803
Mactra boysii Montagu, 1803
Scrobicularia alba (W. Wood, 1802)
Scrobicularia alba var. oblonga J. T. Marshall, 1893
Syndesmya alba (W. Wood, 1802)
Syndesmya alba var. apesa de Gregorio, 1884
Syndesmya alba var. curta Jeffreys, 1864
Syndosmya alba (W. Wood, 1802)
Syndosmya alba var. major Recluz, 1843
Syndosmya apelina Récluz, 1843
Syndosmya occitanica Récluz in Chenu, 1844
Tellina pellucida Brocchi, 1814
Tellina semidentata Scacchi, 1833

International References

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. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. [details]

additional source Huber, M. (2010). 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. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. [details]

additional source Zamouri-Langar, N.; Chouba, L.; Ajjabi Chebil, L.; Mrabet, R.; El Abed, A. (2011). Les coquillages bivalves des côtes tunisiennes. Institut National des Sciences et Technologies de la Mer: Salammbô. ISBN 978-9938-9512-0-2. 128 pp. [details]

context source (Schelde) Maris, T.; Beauchard, O.; Van Damme, S.; Van den Bergh, E.; Wijnhoven, S.; Meire, P. (2013). Referentiematrices en Ecotoopoppervlaktes Annex bij de Evaluatiemethodiek Schelde-estuarium Studie naar “Ecotoopoppervlaktes en intactness index”. Monitor Taskforce Publication Series, 2013-01. NIOZ: Yerseke. 35 pp. [details]

redescription Wood W. 1802. Observations on the hinges of British Bivalve shells. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, 6: 154-176, pl. 14-18. , available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/758287 [details]

context source (BeRMS 2020) Marine Biology Section, Ugent. Belgium. INRAM. Benthic fauna monitoring- SSD – Belgian Science Policy., available online at http://www.vliz.be/projects/inram/imers.php. [details]

identification resource Cosel R. von & Gofas S. (2019). Marine bivalves of tropical West Africa: from Rio de Oro to southern Angola. Faune et Flore Tropicales. 48: 1-1104. [details]

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