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Bivalvia Veneroida Cardiidae 

Cardium torresi Smith, 1885

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Frigidocardium torresi (Smith, 1885)


Primary Type: holotype Secondary Type: paratype [original ref. seen; according to belongs to genus Nemocardium , subgenus Microcardium] Smith, E.A. 1885. p.164, pl. 8, figs 4-4b
BMNH 1887.2.9.2736 holotype south of New Guinea, at 28 fms


Original Epithet:  torresi
Original Text Name:  Cardium (Fragum) torresi
Original Genus:  Cardium


                  Cardiidae Lamarck, 1809
                      Frigidocardium Habe, 1951
                        Frigidocardium torresi (Smith, 1885)
                          Cardium torresi Smith, 1885


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16918) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.