Corbula gibba (Olivi, 1792)

AphiaID: 139410

European clam

Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Autobranchia (Subclass) > Heteroconchia (Infraclass) > Imparidentia (Super order) > Myida (Order) > Myoidea (Superfamily) > Corbulidae (Family)

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Corbula curta Locard, 1886
Corbula gibba var. albida Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1896
Corbula gibba var. fusca Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1896
Corbula gibba var. maxima Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1896
Corbula gibba var. radiata Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1896
Corbula haastiana Hutton, 1878
Corbula mactriformis Biondi Giunti, 1859
Corbula nucleus Lamarck, 1818
Corbula ovata Forbes, 1838
Corbula rosea T. Brown, 1844
Corbula striata J. Fleming, 1828
Mya inaequivalvis Montagu, 1803
Tellina gibba Olivi, 1792
Tellina naticuta Brusina, 1870
Tellina olimpica O. G. Costa, 1830
Varicorbula gibba (Olivi, 1792)
Varicorbula gibba (Olivi, 1792)

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 Yonge C.M. (1946). On the habits and adaptations of Aloidis (Corbula) gibba.. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 27: 585-596 [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]

context source (Introduced species) Molnar, J. L.; Gamboa, R. L.; Revenga, C.; Spalding, M. D. (2008). Assessing the global threat of invasive species to marine biodiversity. Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment. 6(9): 485-492., available online at [details]

context source (Deepsea) Janssen R., Krylova E.M. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Bivalvia. Invertebrate Zoology. Vol.11. No.1: 43–82 [in English]. [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]

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]

Last update: 09 Dec. 2017
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