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Bivalvia Ostreoida Pectinidae 

Mimachlamys senatoria (Gmelin, 1791)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Mimachlamys sanguinea auct.
   Pecten splendidulus auct.
   Pecten australis auct.
   Mimachlamys blanda auct.
   Ostrea porphyrea Gmelin, 1791
   Ostrea senatoria Gmelin, 1791
   Ostrea citrina Gmelin, 1791
   Chlamys norwegica Röding, 1798
   Pecten aurantius Lamarck, 1819
   Pecten florens Lamarck, 1819
   Pecten miniaceus Lamarck, 1819
   Pecten indicus Deshayes, 1832
   Pecten pseudolima Sowerby II, 1842
   Pecten fricata Reeve, 1853
   Pecten blandus Reeve, 1853
   Pecten layardi Reeve, 1853
   Pecten ustulatus Reeve, 1853
   Pecten similis Baird, 1873
   Pecten raffrayi Jousseaume, 1886
   Pecten (Chlamys) senatorius var. articulata Dautzenberg & Bavay, 1912
   Mimachlamys ellochena Iredale, 1939
   Chlamys (Mimachlamys) asperrimoides Powell, 1958


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaArabian Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaPersian Gulf (=Arabian Gulf)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea Throughout Region
     Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.74 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesSulu Sea
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.329 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesVisayanCebuCebuBantayan Island
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.329 


depth: continental shelf 
depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
habit: byssally attached 
habitat: coral reef 
substrate: coral 
substrate: mud 
substrate: rocks 
substrate: sand 


 Dijkstra, H.H. 1998. p.42 Contains synonymy
 Dijkstra, H.H. & Knudsen, J. 1998. pl. 4, fig. 16 [ extensive synonymy, extensive review of subsequent references, type data, Red Sea material, distribution, and remarks ]  General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.11 [ as Mimachlamys blanda ]  General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.24 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.74 [ pl.13; placed in genus Chlamys ]  General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.74 Biology and ecology
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.74 Distribution
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.74 Anatomy
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.30, pl. 11, figs 6, 6a [ synonymy, description, distribution; some of the synonyms included herein are comsidered valid by this author ]  General reference


                    Pectinidae Wilkes, 1810
                      Mimachlamys Iredale, 1929
                        Mimachlamys senatoria (Gmelin, 1791)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16286) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-25.