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Bivalvia Pterioida Pteriidae 

Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
   Avicula flabellum Reeve, 1857
   Avicula petersii Martens, 1879


Ranson 1961: 7 (ref., syn., biology, as P. radiata), pls 1-9, textfigs 1 (hinge), 2 A-B (prodissoconch), 3 .C (anal flap), 3.1-65 and 4.66-108 (muscle scars); Kilburn 19***; Kilburn & Rippey 1982: 161; Steyn & Lussi 1998: 204, fig. 830 (as P. nigra)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
     Ponder, W. 2002. p.4 
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
     Ponder, W. 2002. p.4 
  ABRS RegionsAustralia
     Ponder, W. 2002. p.4 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
     Ponder, W. 2002. p.9 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSouth Africa
     Kilburn, R. N. .  


 Kilburn, R. N. .  General reference
 Ponder, W. 2002. p.1-14 General reference


                  Pteriidae Gray, 1847
                    Pinctada Röding, 1798
                      Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=106492) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-10-10. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-10-11.