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Arcopagia crassa (Pennant, 1777)

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(of Tellina crassa Pennant, 1777) Pennant, T. (1777). British Zoology, vol. IV. Crustacea. Mollusca. Testacea. <em>London.</em> i-viii, 1-154, Plates 1-93., available online at [details]   
Distribution Not common  
Distribution Not common [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Arcopagia crassa (Pennant, 1777). Accessed at: on 2020-09-25
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original description  (of Tellina crassa Pennant, 1777) Pennant, T. (1777). British Zoology, vol. IV. Crustacea. Mollusca. Testacea. <em>London.</em> i-viii, 1-154, Plates 1-93., available online at [details]   

original description  (of Pectunculus depressior da Costa, 1778) Da Costa, Mendes E. (1778). Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, or, the British conchology; containing the descriptions and other particulars of natural history of the shells of Great Britain and Ireland: illustrated with figures. In English and French. - Historia naturalis testaceorum Britanniæ, ou, la conchologie Britannique; contenant les descriptions & autres particularités d'histoire naturelle des coquilles de la Grande Bretagne & de l'Irlande: avec figures en taille douce. En anglois & françois., i-xii, 1-254, i-vii, [1], Pl. I-XVII. London. (Millan, White, Emsley & Robson)., available online at
page(s): 194; pl. 13 fig. 4 right [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Tellina rigida Pulteney, 1799) Pulteney, R. (1799). Catalogue of the birds, shells, and some of the more rare plants of Dorsetshire. London, Nichols, 92 pp.
page(s): 30 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Tellina parva G. B. Sowerby II, 1869) Sowerby, G. B., II. (1866-1869). Monograph of the genus <i>Tellina</i>. <em>Conchologia iconica, or, illustrations of the shells of molluscous animals.</em> 17: pls 1-58 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. (published: pls 1-18, 1866; 19-42, 1867; 43-54, 1868; 1, 55-58, 1869]., available online at
page(s): pl. 57, species 339 [details]   

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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]. <em>Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France.</em> 307 pp., available online at [details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at [15-01-2013]., available online at [details]   

additional source Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Distribution Not common [details]

Spelling In Müuler (2004) as Acropagia crassa [details]
Dutch stevige platschelpgeribde platschelp  [details]
English blunt tellin  [details]

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