Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758)

AphiaID: 236719

variegated scallop

Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Autobranchia (Subclass) > Pteriomorphia (Infraclass) > Pectinida (Order) > Pectinoidea (Superfamily) > Pectinidae (Family)

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Chlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758)
Chlamys varius (Linnaeus, 1758)
Mimachlamys varia varia (Linnaeus, 1758)
Ostrea aculeata Gmelin, 1791
Ostrea flammea Gmelin, 1791
Ostrea incarnata Gmelin, 1791
Ostrea media Gmelin, 1791
Ostrea muricata Gmelin, 1791
Ostrea mustellina Gmelin, 1791
Ostrea ochroleuca Gmelin, 1791
Ostrea rufescens Turton, 1802
Ostrea seminuda Gmelin, 1791
Ostrea subrufa Gmelin, 1791
Ostrea varia Linnaeus, 1758
Pecten arzellus de Gregorio, 1885
Pecten monotis da Costa, 1778
Pecten multicostatus Reeve, 1853
Pecten varius (Linnaeus, 1758)

International References

basis of record Schiaparelli, S. (2006). Bivalvi, in: Revisione della Checklist della fauna marina italiana. , available online at http://www.faunaitalia.it/checklist/ [details]

additional source Zamouri-Langar, N.; Chouba, L.; Ajjabi Chebil, L.; Mrabet, R.; El Abed, A. (2011). Les coquillages bivalves des côtes tunisiennes. Institut National des Sciences et Technologies de la Mer: Salammbô. ISBN 978-9938-9512-0-2. 128 pp. [details]

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]

identification resource Cosel R. von & Gofas S. (2019). Marine bivalves of tropical West Africa: from Rio de Oro to southern Angola. Faune et Flore Tropicales. 48: 1-1104. [details]

Last update: 14 Nov. 2017
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