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Bivalvia Veneroida Veneridae 

Venus polita Röding, 1798

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Lioconcha (Lioconcha) polita (Röding, 1798)


[] Röding, P.F. 1798. p.181
Nicobar Islands


Original Epithet:  polita
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Röding, P.F. 1798.  
Original Text Name:  Venus polita
Original Genus:  Venus
Status of Name: Synonym       Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999.  


 Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999. [ ]  Synonomy
 Lamprell, K. & Kilburn, R.N. 1999. p.21 [ type loc. not given by Röding, designated Nicobar I. by ]  Type locality


                  Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
                    Pitariinae Stewart, 1930
                      Lioconcha Mörch, 1853
                        Lioconcha (Lioconcha) Mörch, 1853
                          Lioconcha (Lioconcha) polita (Röding, 1798)
                            Venus polita Röding, 1798


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=18058) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.