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Bivalvia Veneroida Cardiidae 

Cardium attenuatum Sowerby, 1841

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Vasticardium attenuatum (Sowerby, 1841)


Primary Type: lectotype Secondary Type: paralectotype [according to belongs to genus Laevicardium] Sowerby, G.B. 1841. p.109
BMNH 1971.26 lectotype Sri Lanka


 Wilson, B.R. & Stevenson, S.E. 1977. p.57 [ lectotype ]  Subsequent type designation


                  Cardiidae Lamarck, 1809
                    Trachycardiinae Steward, 1930
                      Vasticardium Iredale, 1927
                        Vasticardium attenuatum (Sowerby, 1841)
                          Cardium attenuatum Sowerby, 1841


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=45186) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.