Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)

AphiaID: 140891

wing shell

Animalia (Kingdom) > Mollusca (Phylum) > Bivalvia (Class) > Autobranchia (Subclass) > Pteriomorphia (Infraclass) > Ostreida (Order) > Pterioidea (Superfamily) > Pteriidae (Family)

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Habita em fundos circalitorais e batiais.


Avicula aculeata Risso, 1826
Avicula anglica T. Brown, 1827
Avicula britannica Leach, 1852
Avicula communis Lamarck, 1801
Avicula falcata Lamarck, 1819
Avicula jeffreysi Dunker, 1872
Avicula marmorata Reeve, 1857
Avicula nitida A. E. Verrill, 1881
Avicula plicatula Dunker, 1872
Avicula signata Reeve, 1857
Avicula tarentina Lamarck, 1819
Avicula undata Dunker, 1872
Avicula verrilli Cossmann, 1912
Avicula versicolor Dunker, 1872
Avicula vitrea Reeve, 1857
Mytilus hirundo Linnaeus, 1758
Pteria falcata (Lamarck, 1819)
Pteria marmorata Reeve
Pteria vitrea (Reeve, 1857)

International References

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at [details]

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Patrimoines Naturels. 50: 180-213. [details]

additional source Ardovini, R.; Cossignani, T. (2004). West African seashells (including Azores, Madeira and Canary Is.) = Conchiglie dell’Africa Occidentale (incluse Azzorre, Madeira e Canarie). English-Italian edition. L’Informatore Piceno: Ancona, Italy. ISBN 88-86070-11-X. 319 pp. [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: 30 Oct. 2018
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