Taxon profile


Dosinia lupinus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Mollusca - mollusks »  class Bivalvia - bivalves »  order Cardiida »  family Veneridae - venus clams »  genus Dosinia

Scientific synonyms

Arctoe nitidissima Risso, 1826
Arctoe parckinsonia Risso, 1826
Artemis lincta
Artemis modesta Reeve, 1850
Arthemis compta Lovén, 1846
Arthemis comta Lovén, 1846
Dosinia lincta (Pulteney, 1799)
Dosinia lupina var. rufescens B.D.D., 1893
Dosinia lupinina Locard, 1892
Dosinia lupinus lincta (Pulteney, 1799)


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Links and literature

EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Dosinia lupinus Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 29 November 2013
EN Galli C.: WMSDB - Wolrdwide Mollusc Species Data Base July 10, 2013 [] [as Dosinia lupinus lincta Pulteney, 1799]
Data retrieved on: 29 November 2013
IT Repetto G., Orlando F. & Arduino G. (2005): Conchiglie del Mediterraneo, Amici del Museo "Federico Eusebio", Alba, Italy [as Dosinia lupinus (Linné, 1758)]
CZ Pfleger V. (1999): České názvy živočichů III. Měkkýši (Mollusca), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 108 pp. [as Dosinia lupinus (POLI, 1791)]
Data retrieved on: 11 November 2013
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 Dosinia lupinus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
SP Tarruella Ruestes, A. (2002): Moluscos marinos de Cap Ras y Llançà (Girona, NE de la península Ibérica) [], Spira, 1(2): 1-14 [as Dosinia lupinus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
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 Dosinia lupinus ( Linnaeus, 1758)]

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