Digitaria digitaria (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Autobranchia (Subclass) > Heteroconchia (Infraclass) > Carditida (Order) > Crassatelloidea (Superfamily) > Astartidae (Family)


Astarte excentrica Deshayes, 1848
Digitaria digitata [sic]
Digitaria digitata var. rubra Pallary, 1902
Digitaria vulgaris Wood, 1853
Lucina curviradiata Nyst, 1845
Lucina digitalis Lamarck, 1819
Tellina digitaria Linnaeus, 1758
Venus cancellata Delle Chiaje, 1841
Woodia digitaria (Linnaeus, 1758)
Woodia digitaria var. funnazzensis de Gregorio, 1895

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 Ardovini, R.; Cossignani, T. (2004). West African seashells (including Azores, Madeira and Canary Is.) = Conchiglie dell’Africa Occidentale (incluse Azzorre, Madeira e Canarie). English-Italian edition. L’Informatore Piceno: Ancona, Italy. ISBN 88-86070-11-X. 319 pp. [details]

additional source Besteiro, C., J.S. Troncoso, J. Parapar, L.V. Salvini-Plawen & V. Urgorri, 1991. Hallazgos de Monobrachium parasitum (Cnidaria, Hydrozoa) en asociacion con Digitaria digitaria (Mollusca, Bivalva). Iberus 9 1-2: 91-96. [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]

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]

additional source Marina, P.; Urra, J.; Bueno, J. D. D.; Rueda, J. L.; Gofas, S.; Salas, C. (2020). Spermcast mating with release of zygotes in the small dioecious bivalve Digitaria digitaria. Scientific Reports. 10(1)., available online at https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-69457-2 [details]

Last update: 15 May. 2019
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