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Bivalvia Pterioida Pteriidae 

Pteria Scopoli, 1777

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Pteria Scopoli, 1777
   Avicula Bruguière, 1792
   Glaucus Poli, 1795
   Glaucoderma Poli, 1795
   Hirundigenus Renier, 1807
   Anonica Oken, 1815
   Austropteria Iredale, 1931
   Magnavicula Iredale, 1939

Included taxa

   Incertae sedis
   Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798)
   Pteria (Magnavicula) penguin (RÖDING, 1798)
   Pteria avicular (HOLTEN, 1802)
   Pteria chinensis (Leach, 1814)
   Pteria chinensis (LEACH, 1814 in 1814-17)
   Pteria aegyptiaca (Dillwyn, 1817)
   Pteria falcata (Lamarck, 1819)
   Pteria semisagitta (Lamarck, 1819)
   Pteria macroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
   Pteria vespertilio Deshayes, 1830
   Pteria lata (Gray, 1845)
   Pteria tortirostris (Dunker, 1848)
   Pteria tortirostris (DUNKER, 1849)
   Pteria scabriuscula (Reeve, 1857)
   Pteria castanea (Reeve, 1857)
   Pteria producta (Reeve, 1857)
   Pteria inquinata (Reeve, 1857)
   Pteria cumingii (Reeve, 1857)
   Pteria brunnea (Pease, 1863)
   Pteria brevialata (Dunker, 1872)
   Pteria loveni (Dunker, 1872)
   Pteria cypsellus (Dunker, 1872)
   Pteria peasei Dunker, 1872
   Pteria coturnix (Dunker, 1872)
   Pteria coturnix DUNKER in MARTINI & CHEMNITZ, 1879
   Pteria carchariarum JAMESON, 1901
   Pteria triangularis Prashad, 1932
   Pteria sibogae Prashad, 1932
   Pteria levitata (Iredale, 1939)
   Pteria bernhardi (Iredale, 1939)
   Pteria dendronepthya HABE, 1960-b
   Pteria cooki Lamprell & Healy, 1997
   Pteria howensis Lamprell & Healy, 1997


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 mile fishing zoneSE oceanic
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificLord Howe (Australia)


 Iredale, T. 1939.  General reference
 Iredale, T. 1939.  General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979.  General reference
 Moore, R.C. 1969.  Synonomy


                  Pteriidae Gray, 1847
                    Pteria Scopoli, 1777


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19572) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.