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Bivalvia Ostreoida Spondylidae 

Spondylus squamosus Schreibers, 1793

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Spondylus squamosus Schreibers, 1793


Primary Type: lectotype [original reference seen] Schreibers, K. 1793. p.157
Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen lectotype


Original Epithet:  squamosus
Nomenclatural Action: New Taxon       Schreibers, K. 1793.  
Original Text Name:  Spondylus squamosus
Original Genus:  Spondylus
Status of Name: Used as Valid Name       Lamprell, K. L. & Willan, R.C. 2000.  
Type: Subsequent type designation       Lamprell, K. L. & Willan, R.C. 2000. p. 7 


 Chemnitz, J.H. 1784. pl. 47, figs. 474-475 Illustration of type specimen


                      Spondylus Linnaeus, 1758
                        Spondylus squamosus Schreibers, 1793
                          Spondylus squamosus Schreibers, 1793


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19880) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.