Species Details : Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)

You selected Margaritifera (Margaritifera) margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758). This is a synonym for:

Accepted scientific name:
Margaritifera margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758) (accepted name)
Alasmodonta arcuata Barnes, 1823 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Alasmodonta arcuata Barnes, 1823
Margarita (Margaritana) margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Margarita (Margaritana) margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Margaritana margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Margaritana margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Margaritifera fluviatilis Schumacher, 1815 (synonym)
Margaritifera (Margaritifera) margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Margaritifera (Margaritifera) margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Margaron (Margaritana) margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Margaron (Margaritana) margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Mya margaritifera Linnaeus, 1758 (synonym) 1 literature reference for Mya margaritifera Linnaeus, 1758
Unio elongatus Lamarck, 1819 (synonym)
Unio margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym) 1 literature reference for Unio margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Common names:
Common name Language Country
Eastern Pearlshell English - Click here to show the literature
Kingdom Animalia CoL
Phylum Mollusca WoRMS Mollusca
Class Bivalvia WoRMS Mollusca
Order Unionida WoRMS Mollusca
Superfamily Unionoidea WoRMS Mollusca
Family Margaritiferidae WoRMS Mollusca
Genus Margaritifera WoRMS Mollusca
Distribution: Nova Scotia
Environment: Freshwater
Additional data: -
Latest taxonomic scrutiny: Bouchet, Philippe, 27-Oct-2017
Source database: WoRMS Mollusca, 2018-02-01   60%
Bibliographic citation: Bieler R. Bouchet P. Dijkstra H. Faber M. Finn J. Garcia-Alvarez O. Gofas S. La Perna R. Marshall B. Moretzsohn F. Neubauer T.A. Rosenberg G. Sartori A.F. Schneider S. Taylor J. ter Poorten J.J. Vos C. (eds) (2018). WoRMS Mollusca: MolluscaBase (2018) (version 2018-02-01). In: Roskov Y., Abucay L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Bailly N., Kirk P.M., Bourgoin T., DeWalt R.E., Decock W., De Wever A., Nieukerken E. van, Zarucchi J., Penev L., eds. (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 26th February 2018. Digital resource at www.catalogueoflife.org/col. Species 2000: Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands. ISSN 2405-8858.
Online resource: http://www.molluscabase.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=571967
CoL taxon LSID: urn:lsid:catalogueoflife.org:taxon:ec3c4c4f-ae9a-11e7-9fae-fa163e792e6e:col20180226