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Bivalvia Ostreoida Pectinidae 

Gloripallium pallium pallium (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Ostrea pallium Linnaeus, 1758
   Pecten novaeguinae Tenison-Woods, 1878

Common Name

Painted Scallop p.281      Allan, J. 1950.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.328 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesSulu Sea
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.328 


depth: intertidal 
habit: byssally attached 
habitat: coral reef 
substrate: coral 
substrate: mud 
substrate: rocks [ ]


 Dijkstra, H.H. 1990. p.12 [ as Chlamys ( Cryptopecten) pallium. Siboga material ]  Alternate taxonomic arrangement
 Dijkstra, H.H. 1998. p.21 [ as Gloripallium pallium pallium ]  Contains synonymy
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.26 General reference
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.42, pl. 15, figs 4, 4a General reference


                    Pectinidae Wilkes, 1810
                      Gloripallium Iredale, 1939
                        Gloripallium pallium Linnaeus, 1758
                          Gloripallium pallium pallium (Linnaeus, 1758)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16332) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-25.