Taxon profile


Tellina fabula (Gmelin, 1791)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Bivalvia - bivalves »  order Cardiida »  family Tellinidae »  genus Tellina

Scientific synonyms

Fabulina fabula (Gmelin, 1791)
Angulus fabula (Gmelin, 1791)
Tellina fabula
Tellina discors Pulteney, 1799
Tellina fabuliformis Locard, 1886
Tellina fabulina Locard, 1886
Fabulina fabuloides Monterosato, 1884
Tellina fragillissima Hanley, 1843
Tellina vitrea Gmelin, 1791


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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Tellina fabula fabula (Gmelin, 1791)
subspecies Tellina fabula fabuloides T. A. di Monterosato, 1884

Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Angulus fabula (Gmelin, 1791)]
Data retrieved on: 2 May 2017
IT Repetto G., Orlando F. & Arduino G. (2005): Conchiglie del Mediterraneo, Amici del Museo "Federico Eusebio", Alba, Italy [as Tellina fabula Gmelin, 1791]

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