Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Bivalvia > Subclass Heterodonta > Infraclass Euheterodonta > Order Veneroida > Superfamily Tellinoidea > Family Psammobiidae > Genus Gari

Gari fervensis (Gmelin, 1791)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

GariSchumacher, 1817accepted genus name
Gari (Gobraeus) T. Brown, 1844 synonym
Gobraeus Leach in Gray, 1852 synonym
Psammobia Lamarck, 1818 synonym
Psammotaea Lamarck, 1818 synonym

Species group names

Psammobia faeroensis [sic] orthographic variant
Psammobia faeroensis [sic] synonym
Psammobia faeroensis var. albida Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1895 synonym
Psammobia faeroensis var. violacea Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1895 synonym
Psammobia ferroensis (Chemnitz, 1782) synonym
Psammobia ferroensis var. elongata Jeffreys, 1864 synonym
Psammobia fervensis (Gmelin, 1791) synonym
Tellina bornii Gmelin, 1791 synonym
Tellina fervensis Gmelin, 1791 synonym
Tellina trifasciata Gmelin, 1791 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Danish: kølet sandmusling sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: Fär-Oër schelp; geplooide zonneschelp sources: Adema, J.P.H.M.; de Bruyne, R.H.; Perk, F.A. (1989). Preliminary name list of marine molluscs and shells, regularly washed ashore along the coasts of the Netherlands and Belgium [Voorlopige naamlijst van de mariene mollusken en de regelmatig langs de kust van Nederland en België aangespoelde schelpensoorten]. De Strandvlo 9(2): 49-59;PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English: Faroe sunset shell sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English-United States: Faroe Sunset Shell sources: Charles Hussey
 Greek: Έσπερος Ατλαντικού sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Swedish: garimussla


original description

Gmelin, J.F., 1788-1793. In: Linné, C., Systema naturae, Edit. 13 aucta et reformata cura J.F. Gmelin. 10 vols, Lipsiae. 1788-1793 et Lugduni, 1789-1796. -1,6

basis of record

Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213

additional source

Ardovini, R.; Cossignani, T. (2004). West African seashells (including Azores, Madeira and Canary Is.) = Conchiglie dell'Africa Occidentale (incluse Azzorre, Madeira e Canarie). English-Italian edition. L'Informatore Piceno: Ancona, Italy. ISBN 88-86070-11-X. 319 pp.

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

additional source

Dyntaxa (2013) Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013].

additional source

Bernard, P.A. (Ed.) (1984). Coquillages du Gabon [Shells of Gabon]. Pierre A. Bernard: Libreville, Gabon. 140, 75 plates pp.

additional source

Huber M. (2010) Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM.

additional source

Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (Ed.) (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp.





External Links

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Gofas, S. (2014). Gari fervensis (Gmelin, 1791). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140870




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