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Margaritifera auricularia  (Spengler, 1793)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 983845

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Unio auricularius Spengler, 1793
    Unio rugosa Poiret, 1801
    Unio sinuata Lamarck, 1819
    Unio crassissima Férussac, 1827
    Unio margaritanopsis Locard, 1889
    Unio sinuatus compressus Moquin-Tandon, 1855
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
             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 auricularia (Spengler, 1793)  

  Reference for:    
  Other Source(s):    
  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,   
  Reference for: Margaritifera auricularia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Araujo, Rafael, Joaquim Reis, Annie Machordom, Carlos Toledo, Maria Jose Madeira, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2009   
  Article/Chapter Title: Las náyades de la península Ibérica   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Iberus, vol. 27., no. 2   
  Page(s): 7-72   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0212-3010   
  Reference for: Margaritifera auricularia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Graf, Daniel L.  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Palearctic freshwater mussel (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Unionoida) diversity and the Comparatory Method as a species concept   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, vol. 156, no. 1   
  Page(s): 71-88   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0097-3157   
  Notes: doi: 10.1635/0097-3157(2007)156[71:PFMMBU]2.0.CO;2   
  Reference for: Margaritifera auricularia   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Graf, Daniel L., and Kevin S. Cummings  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Review of the systematics and global diversity of freshwater mussel species (Bivalvia: Unionoida)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Molluscan Studies, vol. 73, part 4   
  Page(s): 291-314   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0260-1230   
  Notes: doi: 10.1093/mollus/eym029   
  Reference for: Margaritifera auricularia   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Europe & Northern Asia (excluding China)  



  Comment: Southwestern Europe  



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