Arctica islandica (Linnaeus, 1767)

Icelandic cyprine

Arctica islandica

Rade de Brest, France, 4 meters, 2008, WBN

Arctica islandica

Glénan Archipelago, France, 10 meters, 2006, WBN

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Données de distribution : Arctica islandica (Linnaeus, 1767) in GBIF Secretariat (2019). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2022-01-28.


Source : World Register of Marine Species

Biota (Superdomain)
Animalia (Kingdom)
Mollusca (Phylum)
Bivalvia (Class)
Autobranchia (Subclass)
Heteroconchia (Infraclass)
Euheterodonta (Subterclass)
Imparidentia (Superorder)
Venerida (Order)
Arcticoidea (Superfamily)
Arcticidae (Family)
Arctica (Genus)
Arctica islandica (Species)


Text : © 2008 - 2022.

Photos : © Wilfried Bay-Nouailhat. Published with his kind permission.
Websites and reference works : Consult bibliography

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In writing, April 2008, Description of Arctica islandica, [On line], consulted on 2022 January 28.


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