Taxon profile


Narrow-hinge Astarte
Astarte montagui (Dillwyn, 1817)

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

Scientific synonyms

Tridonta montagui (Dillwyn, 1817)
Astarte compressa (Montagu, 1808)
Astarte globosa Møller, 1842
Astarte pulchella Jonas in Philippi, 1845

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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Astarte montagui banksi Leach, 1819
subspecies Astarte montagui striata Leach, 1819
subspecies Astarte montagui vernicosa W. H. Dall, 1903
subspecies Astarte montagui warhami Hancock, 1846

Links and literature

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

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