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Bivalvia Ostreoida Pectinidae 

Chlamys (Chlamys) squamata (Gmelin, 1791)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Ostrea squamata Gmelin, 1791
   Pecten tenellus Reeve, 1853


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.59 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesSulu Sea
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.328 


 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.18 General reference
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.19, pl. 7, figs 6, 6a [ description, distribution, note [" C. tenella (Reeve, 1853) is considered a juvenile of C. squamata"] ]  General reference


                    Pectinidae Wilkes, 1810
                      Chlamys Röding, 1798
                        Chlamys (Chlamys) Röding, 1798
                          Chlamys (Chlamys) squamata (Gmelin, 1791)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=37417) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-01-31. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-08-25.