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Bivalvia Ostreoida Pectinidae 

Gloripallium maculosum (Forsskål, 1775)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Pecten sanguinolentus auct.
   Pecten concinnus auct.
   Ostrea maculosa Forsskål, 1775
   Gloripallium maculosum (Forsskål, 1775)
   Ostrea sanguinolenta Gmelin, 1791
   Pecten pictus Laborde & Linant, 1830
   Unknown concinnus Reeve, 1853
   Pecten luxurians Küster & Kobelt, 1859


also Gulf of Aden Dekker&Orlin2000: Red Sea endemic.

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea Throughout Region
     Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.76 


depth: continental shelf 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
habitat: coral reef [ among corals ]
substrate: coral       Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.76 
substrate: in rubble [ coral orign ]
substrate: sand 


 Dijkstra, H.H. & Knudsen, J. 1998. p.61, pl. 6, fig. 28 [ synonymy, numerous references, type data, Red Sea material, distribution, remarks ]  General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.76 [ pl.14; placed in genus Chlamys, subgenus Cryptopecten ]  General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.76 Biology and ecology
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.76 Distribution
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.76 Anatomy


                    Pectinidae Wilkes, 1810
                      Gloripallium Iredale, 1939
                        Gloripallium maculosum (Forsskål, 1775)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=47059) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-05-29. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-11-18.