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Bivalvia Veneroida Tridacnidae 

(Tridacna) Bruguière, 1797

Type of listing: Entry in a Synonymy

Senior name:

Tridacna (Tridacna) Bruguière, 1797

Type Species

Chama gigas Linnaeus [= Tridacna gigas Linnaeus, 1758] by Type by subsequent monotypy Bruguière, J.G. 1797. p.heading of pl. 29


 Lamarck, J.B.P.A. de Monet de 1799.  Subsequent type designation


                  Tridacnidae Lamarck, 1819
                    Tridacna Bruguière, 1797
                      Tridacna (Tridacna) Bruguière, 1797
                        (Tridacna) Bruguière, 1797


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=34484) created by on unknown date. Record not subsequently updated.