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Bivalvia Ostreoida Pectinidae 

Laevichlamys ruschenbergerii (Tryon, 1869)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Ostrea sauciata Gmelin, 1791
   Pecten ruschenbergerii Tryon, 1869
   Laevichlamys ruschenbergerii (Tryon, 1869)


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanIndo-ArabiaPersian Gulf (=Arabian Gulf)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed SeaGulf of Aqaba
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p. 10 


 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.18, pl. 7, figs 5, 5a [ description, distribution. There is a confusing statement on p. 31, ln. 4, indicating the synonymy here stated. However there is no indication of the priority of senior name. ]  General reference


                    Pectinidae Wilkes, 1810
                      Laevichlamys Waller, 1993
                        Laevichlamys ruschenbergerii (Tryon, 1869)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=37397) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-01-31. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-11-25.