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Bivalvia Ostreoida Spondylidae 

Spondylus croceus Schreibers, 1793

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Spondylus croceus Schreibers, 1793


Primary Type: lectotype [[based on Chemnitz, 1784: pl. 45, fig. 463]. original reference seen] Schreibers, K. 1793. p.154
Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen lectotype East Indian Ocean


Original Epithet:  croceus
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Schreibers, K. 1793.  
Original Text Name:  Spondylus croceus
Original Genus:  Spondylus
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Lamprell, K. L. & Dekker, H. 2001.  
Type: Subsequent type designation       Lamprell, K. L. & Dekker, H. 2001. p. 132 


 Chemnitz, J.H. 1784. pl. 45, fig. 463 Illustration of type specimen


                      Spondylus Linnaeus, 1758
                        Spondylus croceus Schreibers, 1793
                          Spondylus croceus Schreibers, 1793


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19871) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.