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  • Branch, G.M. et al. 2002. Two Oceans. 5th impression. David Philip, Cate Town & Johannesburg.
  • Fautin D, Dalton P, Incze LS, Leong J-AC, Pautzke C, et al. 2010. An Overview of Marine Biodiversity in United States Waters. PLoS ONE 5(8): e11914. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0011914
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  • Griffiths CL, Robinson TB, Lange L, Mead A, 2010. Marine Biodiversity in South Africa: An Evaluation of Current States of Knowledge. PLoS ONE 5(8): e12008. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0012008
  • 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
  • Osorio C. 2002. Moluscos marinos de Chile. Especies de importancia económica. Universidad de Chile, Santiago. Osorio C, ME Ramírez & M Vega. 2002. Distribución y abundancia de macroorganismos del intermareal de isla Traiguén (45°S, 73°W), estero Elefantes, Región de Aysén, Chile. Boletín Museo Nacional de Historia Natural de Chile 51: 175-184. Aldea C & C Valdovinos. 2005. Moluscos del intermareal rocoso del centro-sur de Chile (36º - 38º S): taxonomía y clave de identificación. Gayana Zool. 69: 364-396. Forcelli DO. 2000. Moluscos magallánicos. Guía de moluscos de Patagonia y Sur de Chile. Primera Edición. Vázquez Mazzini Editores.
  • Turgeon, D. D., J. F. Quinn, Jr., A. E. Bogan, E. V. Coan, F. G. Hochberg, W. G. Lyons, et al. 1998. Common and scientific names of aquatic invertebrates from the United States and Canada: Mollusks, 2nd ed. American Fisheries Society Special Publication 26. 526
  • Turgeon, D. D., W. G. Lyons, P. Mikkelsen, G. Rosenberg, and F. Moretzsohn. 2009. Bivalvia (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico,
  • Zamouri-Langar, N.; Chouba, L.; Ajjabi Chebil, L.; Mrabet, R.; El Abed, A. 2011. Les coquillages bivalves des côtes tunisiennes. Institut National des Sciences et Technologies de la Mer: Salammbô. ISBN 978-9938-9512-0-2. 128 pp.


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