WoRMS taxon details

Pinctada Röding, 1798

138396  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138396)

accepted
Genus
Margaritifera Jameson, 1901 (Attributed by Jameson to Browne, 1756 [pre-Linnean work; not available for nomenclature]. Invalid: junior homonym of Margaritifera Schumacher, 1816 [Margaritiferidae].)
Perlamater Schumacher, 1817 (Perlamater vulgaris is a substitute name for Mytilus margaritiferus Gmelin, and Perlamater is thus a junior objective synonym of Pinctada.)
Species Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pinctada anomioides (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pinctada maxima (Jameson, 1901)
Species Pinctada anomoides accepted as Pinctada maxima (Jameson, 1901) (misspelling)
Species Pinctada apus Röding, 1798 (nomen dubium)
Species Pinctada atropurpurea (Dunker, 1852) accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pinctada brunnea Röding, 1798 (nomen dubium)
Species Pinctada capensis (Sowerby III, 1890)
Species Pinctada chemnitzii (Philippi, 1849)
Species Pinctada colymbus Röding, 1798 accepted as Pteria colymbus (Röding, 1798) (original combination)
Species Pinctada cumingii (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pinctada epitheca Iredale, 1939 accepted as Pinctada chemnitzii (Philippi, 1849)
Species Pinctada foliacea Röding, 1798 accepted as Pinctada margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Pinctada fucata (Gould, 1850) represented as Pinctada imbricata fucata (Gould, 1850)
Species Pinctada galtsoffi Bartsch, 1931
Species Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
Species Pinctada inflata (Schumacher, 1817)
Species Pinctada laosensis (Lea, 1863) accepted as Margaritifera laosensis (Lea, 1863)
Species Pinctada longisquamosa (Dunker, 1852)
Species Pinctada maculata (Gould, 1850)
Species Pinctada margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Pinctada martensi accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (misspelling)
Species Pinctada martensii (Dunker, 1880) accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
Species Pinctada maxima (Jameson, 1901)
Species Pinctada mazatlanica (Hanley, 1856)
Species Pinctada nigra (Gould, 1850)
Species Pinctada penguin Röding, 1798 accepted as Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798) (original combination)
Species Pinctada perrutila Iredale, 1939 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pinctada petersii (Dunker, 1852)
Species Pinctada radiata (Leach, 1814) represented as Pinctada imbricata radiata (Leach, 1814)
Species Pinctada reeveana (Dunker, 1872)
Species Pinctada sugillata (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pinctada vidua (Gould, 1850)
Species Pinctada vulgaris (Schumacher, 1817) accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
marine
MolluscaBase (2018). Pinctada Röding, 1798. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138396 on 2018-02-22
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-27 07:06:07Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2010-03-09 10:07:30Z
changed
2012-07-13 21:57:18Z
changed

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additional source Wada T.K. & Tëmkin I. 2008. Taxonomy and phylogeny. pp. 37-76. In: The Pearl Oyster (P. Southgate & J. Lucas, eds). Elsevier, 544 p. , available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=SzkhMsW7Q14C [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]   

status source Tëmkin I. (2010) Molecular phylogeny of pearl oysters and their relatives (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Pterioidea). BMC Evolutionary Biology 10: 342., available online at http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2148-10-342.pdf [details]   

basis of record  (ofPintadina Gray, 1834) Huber M. (2015). Compendium of bivalves 2. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 907 pp. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Remark Often erroneously attributed to Bolten [details]