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Margaritifera marocana  (Pallary, 1918)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 983840

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Margaritana marocana Pallary, 1918
 
    Margaritana redomica Pallary, 1923
 
    Margaritana dernaica Pallary, 1928
 
    Margaritana dernaica ponderosa Pallary, 1928
 
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  Current Standing: valid  
       
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomProtostomia   
          SuperphylumLophozoa   
             PhylumMollusca  – mollusques, molusco, molluscs, mollusks  
                ClassBivalvia Linnaeus, 1758 – bivalves, clams, bivalves, palourdes, bivalve, mexilhão, ostra  
                   SubclassPalaeoheterodonta Newell, 1965  
                      OrderUnionoida Stoliczka, 1871  
                         SuperfamilyUnionoidea Rafinesque, 1820  
                            FamilyMargaritiferidae Haas, 1940  
                               GenusMargaritifera Schumacher, 1816  
                                  SpeciesMargaritifera marocana (Pallary, 1918)  
       

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  Source: MUSSEL Project Web Site, website (version 08Aug2013)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Notes: Graf, D.L. & K.S. Cummings. 2013. The Freshwater Mussels (Unionoida) of the World (and other less consequential bivalves), updated 8 August 2013. MUSSEL Project Web Site, http://www.mussel-project.net   
  Reference for: Margaritifera marocana   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Araujo, R., C. Toledo, D. Van Damme, M. Ghamizi, and A. Machordom  
  Publication Date: 2009   
  Article/Chapter Title: Margaritifera marocana (Pallary, 1918): a valid species inhabiting Moroccan rivers   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Molluscan Studies, vol. 75, part 2   
  Page(s): 95-101   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 0260-1230   
  Notes: doi: 10.1093/mollus/eyn043   
  Reference for: Margaritifera marocana   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Graf, Daniel L., and Kevin S. Cummings  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Preliminary review of the freshwater mussels (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Unionoida) of northern Africa, with an emphasis on the Nile   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of the Egyptian German Society of Zoology, vol. 53D   
  Page(s): 89-119   
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  ISBN/ISSN: 1110-5364   
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  Reference for: Margaritifera marocana   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Africa  
       
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 Comments
       
  Comment: Morocco  
 

 

   

 
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