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Bivalvia Arcoida Arcidae 

Arca cometa Reeve, 1844

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Barbatia (Barbatia) cometa (Reeve, 1844)


Primary Type: Type [pl. XVI, fig. 111] Reeve, L.A. 1844.
Type Sorsogon, Island of Luzon, Philippines


Original Epithet:  cometa
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Reeve, L.A. 1844.  
Original Text Name:  Arca cometa
Original Genus:  Arca
Status of Name: Synonym       Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000.  


                  Arcidae Lamarck, 1809
                    Barbatia Gray, 1842
                      Barbatia (Barbatia) Gray, 1842
                        Barbatia (Barbatia) cometa (Reeve, 1844)
                          Arca cometa Reeve, 1844


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=18954) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.