Taxon profile


Boreal Astarte
Astarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Bivalvia - bivalves »  order Carditida »  family Astartidae »  genus Astarte

Scientific synonyms

Tridonta borealis Schumacher, 1817
Astarte islandica Deshayes in d'Orbigny, 1849
Astarte richardsoni Reeve, 1855
Astarte saintjohnensis Verkrüzen, 1877
Astarte semisulcata Möller, 1842


Astarte borealis - Boreal Astarte

Author: Sars, G.O.

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Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Astarte borealis (Schumacher, 1817)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013

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