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Chama Linnaeus, 1758

137775  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137775)

accepted
Genus
Chama lazarus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Species Chama ambigua Lischke, 1870
Species Chama arcana F. R. Bernard, 1976
Species Chama asperella Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama buddiana C. B. Adams, 1852
Species Chama cerinorhodon Hamada & Matsukuma, 2005
Species Chama cerion Matsukuma, Paulay & Hamada, 2003
Species Chama chinensis Chenu, 1846
Species Chama circinata Monterosato, 1878
Species Chama congregata Conrad, 1833
Species Chama coralloides Reeve, 1846
Species Chama crenulata Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama croceata Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama dunkeri Lischke, 1870
Species Chama echinata Broderip, 1835
Species Chama florida Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama frondosa Broderip, 1835
Species Chama gryphoides Linnaeus, 1758
Species Chama hicksi Valentich-Scott & Coan, 2010
Species Chama hunua Eagle, 2000 †
Species Chama isaacooki Healy, Lamprell & Stanisic, 1993
Species Chama lactuca Dall, 1886
Species Chama lazarus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Chama limbula Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama linguafelis Reeve, 1847
Species Chama lobata Broderip, 1835
Species Chama macerophylla Gmelin, 1791
Species Chama oomedusae Matsukuma, 1996
Species Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama pellucida Broderip, 1835
Species Chama producta Broderip, 1835
Species Chama pulchella Reeve, 1846
Species Chama rubropicta Bartsch & Rehder, 1939
Species Chama ruderalis Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama sarda Reeve, 1847
Species Chama sinuosa Broderip, 1835
Species Chama sordida Broderip, 1835
Species Chama tinctoria F. R. Bernard, 1976
Species Chama venosa Reeve, 1847
Species Chama yaroni Delsaerdt, 1986

Species Chama albida Clessin, 1889 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Chama crassa Chenu, 1846 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Chama laciniata Adams & Reeve, 1850 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Chama speciosa Chenu, 1846 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Chama aspersa Reeve, 1846 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama bicornis Linnaeus, 1758 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama bonanni Hanley, 1885 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama circularis G. Perry, 1811 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama compacta Clessin, 1889 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama cordata Linnaeus, 1758 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama costata Perry, 1811 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama flavida Clessin, 1889 accepted as Chama sinuosa Broderip, 1835 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama foliacea Gmelin, 1791 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama fragum Reeve, 1847 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama fusca Gmelin, 1791 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama granulata Clessin, 1889 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama japonica Lamarck, 1819 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama kuesteriana Clessin, 1889 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama lamellata Röding, 1798 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama lamellosa Dillwyn, 1817 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama leana Clessin, 1889 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama maculata Clessin, 1889 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama mitrula Menke, 1828 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama parvula Clessin, 1889 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama perplexa W. H. Turton, 1932 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama problematica W. H. Turton, 1932 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama rugosa Linnaeus, 1771 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama satiata Linnaeus, 1767 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama sinistrosa Bruguière, 1792 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama spondylodes Menke, 1843 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama truncata Clessin, 1889 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama unicornis Bruguière, 1792 (nomen dubium)

Species Chama aculeata Strøm, 1768 accepted as Hiatella arctica (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Chama aculeata Poli, 1795 accepted as Centrocardita aculeata (Poli, 1795) (original combination)
Species Chama aenigmatica W. H. Turton, 1932 accepted as Pseudochama aenigmatica (W. H. Turton, 1932)
Species Chama aerruginosa Chenu, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama aeruginosa Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Chama limbula Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama albida Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Cleidothaerus albidus (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Chama angulata W. Wood, 1828 accepted as Trapezium gilvum (Martens, 1872)
Species Chama annarosae Selli, 1973 accepted as Chama croceata Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama antiquata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Cardites antiquatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chama appressa Reeve, 1847 accepted as Pseudochama cristella (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Chama arcinella Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Arcinella arcinella (Linnaeus, 1767)
  » Variety Chama arcinella var. bonanni Hanley, 1885 (nomen dubium)
Species Chama argentata Kuroda & Habe, 1958 accepted as Amphichama argentata (Kuroda & Habe, 1958)
Species Chama asinus Barbut, 1788 accepted as Hippopus hippopus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chama aspersa Reeve, 1846, sensu Spry (1964) accepted as Chama asperella Lamarck, 1819 (misidentification)
Species Chama australis Wood, 1828 accepted as Cardiocardita tankervillii (W. Wood, 1828)
Species Chama bermudensis Heilprin, 1889 accepted as Chama sinuosa Broderip, 1835
Species Chama brassica Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chama chinensis Chenu, 1846
Species Chama broderipi Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835 (synonym)
Species Chama broderipii Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama bülowiana Clessin, 1889 accepted as Chama limbula Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama calyculata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Cardita calyculata (Linnaeus, 1758) (original combination)
Species Chama cancellata Philippi, 1836 accepted as Chama lobata Broderip, 1835
Species Chama carditaeformis Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama cavernosa Risso, 1826 accepted as Chama gryphoides Linnaeus, 1758
Species Chama chilensis Philippi, 1887 accepted as Chama pellucida Broderip, 1835
Species Chama cistula Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chama sinuosa Broderip, 1835
Species Chama citrea Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Chama macerophylla Gmelin, 1791
Species Chama claasseni Jonas, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama clarionensis (Willett, 1938) accepted as Pseudochama clarionensis Willett, 1938
Species Chama codak Scopoli, 1777 accepted as Codakia orbicularis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chama cor Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Glossus humanus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chama corallina Olsson, 1971 accepted as Chama sordida Broderip, 1835
Species Chama coralliophaga Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Coralliophaga coralliophaga (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Chama corbierei Jonas, 1846 accepted as Pseudochama corbierei (Jonas, 1846) (original combination)
Species Chama corbieri Jonas, 1846 accepted as Pseudochama corbierei (Jonas, 1846)
Species Chama cornucopia Reeve, 1846 accepted as Pseudochama corbierei (Jonas, 1846)
Species Chama cornuta Dillwyn, 1817 accepted as Pseudochama gryphina (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Chama corrugata Broderip, 1835 accepted as Pseudochama corrugata (Broderip, 1835)
Species Chama cristella Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pseudochama cristella (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Chama damaecornis Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Chama lazarus Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama delessertii Chenu, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama digueti Rochebrune, 1895 accepted as Chama venosa Reeve, 1847
Species Chama divaricata Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama divaricata Broderip accepted as Chama divaricata Reeve, 1846
Species Chama dosin Scopoli, 1777 [ex Adanson, 1757] accepted as Dosinia concentrica (Born, 1778)
Species Chama douvillei Lamy, 1921 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama elatensis (Delsaerdt, 1986) accepted as Chama brassica elatensis Delsaerdt, 1986
Species Chama elegans Requien, 1848 accepted as Centrocardita aculeata (Poli, 1795)
Species Chama elongata Chenu, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama exigua Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chama asperella Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama exogyra Conrad, 1837 accepted as Pseudochama exogyra (Conrad, 1837) (original combination)
Species Chama ferruginea Reeve, 1846 accepted as Pseudochama cristella (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Chama fibula Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chama asperella Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama fimbriata Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chama ruderalis Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama foliacea Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama garthi Bernard, 1976 accepted as Chama echinata Broderip, 1835
Species Chama gigantea Perry, 1811 accepted as Tridacna gigas (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Chama gigas Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Tridacna gigas (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chama gryphina Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pseudochama gryphina (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Chama hemicardium Blainville, 1825 accepted as Cleidothaerus albidus (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Chama hendersoni Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938 accepted as Chama asperella Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama hippopus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Hippopus hippopus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chama huttoni Hector, 1886 † accepted as Chama ruderalis Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama imbricata Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Chama macerophylla Gmelin, 1791
Species Chama imbricata Broderip, 1835 accepted as Chama croceata Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama inermis Dall, 1871 accepted as Pseudochama inermis (Dall, 1871)
Species Chama inezae (F. M. Bayer, 1943) accepted as Amphichama inezae (F. M. Bayer, 1943)
Species Chama intermedia Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Cardites antiquatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chama iostoma Conrad, 1837 accepted as Chama limbula Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama janus Reeve, 1847 accepted as Pseudochama picta (Chenu, 1846)
Species Chama jataronus Dautzenberg, 1891 accepted as Chama crenulata Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama jukesii Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chama asperella Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama lamarckiana Clessin, 1889 accepted as Chama sinuosa Broderip, 1835
Species Chama lazarus Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Chama macerophylla Gmelin, 1791
Species Chama magna da Costa, 1778 accepted as Lutraria lutraria (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chama meyeri Jonas, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama moltkiana Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Meiocardia moltkiana (Gmelin, 1791) (original combination)
Species Chama multisquamosa Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835
Species Chama muricata Röding, 1798 accepted as Chama asperella Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama muricata Poli, 1795 accepted as Glans trapezia (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Chama nicolloni Dautzenberg, 1892 accepted as Chama circinata Monterosato, 1878
Species Chama nivalis Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chama limbula Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama obliquata Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chama asperella Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama oblongum Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Trapezium oblongum (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chama panamensis Reeve, 1847 accepted as Pseudochama panamensis (Reeve, 1847)
Species Chama parasitica Rochebrune, 1895 accepted as Chama frondosa Broderip, 1835
Species Chama parva da Costa, 1778 accepted as Rocellaria dubia (Pennant, 1777)
Species Chama pectinata Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Cardites antiquatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chama pellis-phocae Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chama asperella Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama phrenitica Born, 1778 accepted as Beguina semiorbiculata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Chama picta Chenu, 1846 accepted as Pseudochama picta (Chenu, 1846)
Species Chama pitar Adanson, 1757 accepted as Pitar tumens (Gmelin, 1791)
Species Chama pittensis Marwick, 1928 † accepted as Chama ruderalis Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama planata Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chama asperella Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama plinthota Cox, 1927 accepted as Chama croceata Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama porosa Clessin, 1889 accepted as Chama limbula Lamarck, 1819
Species Chama praetexta Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chama chinensis Chenu, 1846
Species Chama purpurascens Tryon, 1872 accepted as Chama frondosa Broderip, 1835
Species Chama purpurata Chenu, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chama radians Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pseudochama cristella (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Chama radians Lamy, 1928 accepted as Pseudochama rianae Delsaerdt, 1986 (unaccepted)
Species Chama ratoi Boshoff, 1965 accepted as Chama croceata Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Chama reeveana Clessin, 1889 accepted as Pseudochama subspinosa (Chenu, 1846) (unaccepted)
Species Chama reflexa Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chama reniformis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Beguina semiorbiculata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Chama retroversa Lischke, 1870 accepted as Pseudochama retroversa (Lischke, 1870) (unaccepted)
Species Chama rhomboidea Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Cardites antiquatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Chama rotunda Clessin, 1889 accepted as Pseudochama cristella (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Chama rubea Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chama ruppellii Reeve, 1847 accepted as Pseudochama corbierei (Jonas, 1846) (unaccepted, junior synonym)
Species Chama saavedrai (Hertlein & A. M. Strong, 1946) accepted as Pseudochama saavedrai Hertlein & A. M. Strong, 1946 (unaccepted)
Species Chama savignyi Jousseaume in Lamy, 1921 accepted as Chama croceata Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Chama scutulina (Poutiers, 1976) accepted as Amphichama scutulina (Poutiers, 1981) (unaccepted)
Species Chama segmentina Clessin, 1889 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chama semiorbiculata Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Beguina semiorbiculata (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted)
Species Chama semipurpurata Lischke, 1870 accepted as Chama dunkeri Lischke, 1870 (unaccepted)
Species Chama senegalensis Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chama crenulata Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Chama sessilis Bruguière, 1792 accepted as Chama gryphoides Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Chama sinistra Chenu, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chama sinistrorsa Brocchi, 1814 accepted as Pseudochama gryphina (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Chama spinosa Broderip, 1835 accepted as Chama asperella Lamarck, 1819 (unaccepted)
Species Chama squamuligera Pilsbry & H. N. Lowe, 1932 accepted as Chama echinata Broderip, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chama subspinosa Chenu, 1846 accepted as Pseudochama subspinosa (Chenu, 1846) (unaccepted)
Species Chama sulphurea Reeve, 1846 accepted as Chama pacifica Broderip, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chama thaca Molina, 1782 accepted as Leukoma thaca (Molina, 1782) (unaccepted)
Species Chama trapezia Linnaeus, 1767 accepted as Glans trapezia (Linnaeus, 1767) (unaccepted)
Species Chama tumulosa Reeve, 1847 accepted as Chama sinuosa Broderip, 1835 (unaccepted)
Species Chama unicornis Philippi, 1836 accepted as Chama gryphoides Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted)
Species Chama variegata Reeve, 1847 accepted as Pseudochama cristella (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
Species Chama virens Chenu, 1846 accepted as Pseudochama gryphina (Lamarck, 1819) (unaccepted)
marine
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
MolluscaBase (2018). Chama Linnaeus, 1758. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137775 on 2018-09-26
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

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. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Spencer, H.G., Marshall, B.A. & Willan, R.C. (2009). Checklist of New Zealand living Mollusca. Pp 196-219. in: Gordon, D.P. (ed.) New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume one. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. Canterbury University Press, Christchurch. [details]   

redescription Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



Chama lazarus
 Chama lazarus
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