OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Ostreoida Pectinidae 

Annachlamys flabellata (Lamarck, 1819)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Pecten flabellatus Lamarck, 1819
   Pecten leopardus Reeve, 1853
   Annachlamys melica Iredale, 1939

Common Name

Leopard Scallop p.32 [as Chlamys leopardus]      Coleman, N. 1981.  
Carmine Banded Scallop p.281 [as Annachlamys melica]      Allan, J. 1950.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)


depth: intertidal 
eCode: in sand 
eCode: shallow subtidal 
eCode: subtidal 


 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.26 General reference
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.22, pl. 9, fig. 6 [ description, distribution, note ["some authors consider P. solaris Born, 1778 a synonym of C. ( A.) leopardus. One might be inclined, however, to associate this shell rather with C. ( A.) macassarensis"] ]  General reference


                    Pectinidae Wilkes, 1810
                      Annachlamys Iredale, 1939
                        Annachlamys flabellata (Lamarck, 1819)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16313) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.