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Bivalvia Veneroida Tridacnidae 

Tridacna compressa Reeve, 1862

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima Röding, 1798


Primary Type: lectotype [] Reeve, L.A. 1862. pl. 6, fig. 5; pl. 7, fig. 5b
BMNH lectotype (Philippines designated)


Original Epithet:  compressa
Original Text Name:  Tridacna compressa Reeve, 1862
Original Genus:  Tridacna


 Reeve, L.A. 1862. pl. 6, fig. 5 Illustration of type specimen
 Rosewater, J. 1965. pl. 290, figs. 1, 2 Illustration of type specimen


                  Tridacnidae Lamarck, 1819
                    Tridacna Bruguière, 1797
                      Tridacna (Chametrachea) Mörch, 1853
                        Tridacna (Chametrachea) maxima Röding, 1798
                          Tridacna compressa Reeve, 1862


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=33771) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.