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Bivalvia Pterioida Pinnidae 

Atrina (Servatrina) pectinata pectinata (Linnaeus, 1767)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   P. squamosissima (non Philippi, 1849) auct.
   Servatrina serra auct.
   Servatrina strangei auct.
   Pinna vespertina auct
   Pinna japonica auct
   Pinna hystrix auct
   Pinna inflata Röding, ?1798
   Pinna pectinata Linnaeus, 1767
   Pinna vitrea Röding, 1798
   Pinna inflata Dillwyn, 1817
   Pinna cancellata Mawe, 1823
   Pinna chinensis Deshayes, 1841
   Pinna japonica Reeve, 1858
   Pinna chemnitzii Hanley, 1858
   Pinna assimilis Reeve, 1858
   Pinna strangei Reeve, 1858
   Pinna penna Reeve, 1858
   Pinna lurida Reeve, 1858
   Pinna hanleyi Reeve, 1858
   Pinna serra Reeve, 1858
   Pinna lischkeana Clessin, 1891
   Atrina (Servatrina) kinoshitai Habe, 1953
   Atrina (Servatrina) teramachii Habe, 1953
   Atrina (Servatrina) lamellata Habe, 1961

Common Name

Comblike Atrina p.211      Rosewater, J. 1961.  


southeast India and Ceylon to western Melanesia, including northern Australia (verification needed)

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)?
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesSulu Sea
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.317 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.317 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaChinaHong Kong (Xianggang) Introduced
     Valentich-Scott, P. 2003. p.271 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSouth Africa
     Kilburn, R. N. .  


depth: continental shelf [ Living specimens have been collected at 170 fms ]
feeds on: plancton [ major foods consumed are diatoms, copepods and protozoans ]
salinity: marine [ resistant to sea water with lowered salinity ]
substrate: mud 
substrate: sand 


 Barnard, K.H. 1964. p.418 General reference
 Dodge, H. 1952. p.225 General reference
 Fischer-Piette, E. 1974. p.52 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.10 General reference
 Kilburn, R. N. .  General reference
 Kilburn, R.N. & Rippey, E. 1982. p.167 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p. 57, pl. 8, fig. 4, key fig. 5. General reference
 Rosewater, J. 1961. p.211 General reference


                  Pinnidae Leach, 1819
                    Atrina Gray, 1842
                      Atrina (Servatrina) Iredale, 1939
                        Atrina (Servatrina) pectinata (Linnaeus, 1767)
                          Atrina (Servatrina) pectinata pectinata (Linnaeus, 1767)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=33784) created by Holly Barlow on 2000-11-27. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-09-07.