Taxon profile


Spisula subtruncata (da Costa, 1778)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Bivalvia - bivalves »  family Mactridae - mactra surf clams »  genus Spisula

Scientific synonyms

Mactra deltoides Lamarck, 1818
Mactra euxinica Krynicki, 1837
Mactra lactea Poli, 1791
Mactra striata T. Brown, 1827
Mactra subtruncata (da Costa, 1778)
Mactra subtruncata var. conemenosi Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1896
Mactra subtruncata var. inaequalis Jeffreys, 1864
Mactra subtruncata var. tenuis Jeffreys, 1864
Mactra subtruncata var. transversa Pallary, 1902
Mactra triangula Brocchi, 1814


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Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Spisula subtruncata (Da Costa, 1770)]
Data retrieved on: 23 November 2013
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Spisula subtruncata (Da COSTA, 1778)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013
IT Repetto G., Orlando F. & Arduino G. (2005): Conchiglie del Mediterraneo, Amici del Museo "Federico Eusebio", Alba, Italy [as Spisula subtruncata (Da Costa, 1778)]
EN Petović S., Gvozdenović S., Ikica Z. (2017): An Annotated Checklist of the Marine Molluscs of the South Adriatic Sea (Montenegro) and a Comparison with Those of Neighbouring Areas, Turkish Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 17: 921-934 [as Spisula subtruncata (da Costa, 1778)]
SP Tarruella Ruestes, A. & Fontanet Giner, M. (2001): Moluscos marinos del Golf de Sant Jordi (L'Ampolla) y del Port dels Alfacs [], Spira, 1(1): 1-5 [as Spisula subtruncata (Da Costa, 1778)]
SP Tarruella Ruestes, A. (2002): Moluscos marinos de Cap Ras y Llançà (Girona, NE de la península Ibérica) [], Spira, 1(2): 1-14 [as Spisula subtruncatula (da Costa, 1778)]

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