WoRMS taxon details

Pteria Scopoli, 1777

138397  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138397)

accepted
Genus
Species Pteria admirabilis Wang, 2002
Species Pteria aegyptiaca (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Pteria avicular (Holten, 1802)
Species Pteria bernhardi (Iredale, 1939)
Species Pteria broomei M. Huber, 2010
Species Pteria brunnea (Pease, 1863)
Species Pteria bulliformis Wang, 2002
Species Pteria colymbus (Röding, 1798)
Species Pteria cooki Lamprell & Healy, 1997
Species Pteria dendronephthya Habe, 1960
Species Pteria fibrosa (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pteria formosa (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pteria gregata (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Pteria howensis Lamprell & Healy, 1997
Species Pteria lata (Gray in Eyre, 1845)
Species Pteria levitata (Iredale, 1939)
Species Pteria maccullochi (Iredale, 1939)
Species Pteria maura (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pteria oneroaensis (Powell & Bartrum, 1929) †
Species Pteria peasei (Dunker, 1872)
Species Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798)
Species Pteria saltata (Iredale, 1931)
Species Pteria spectrum (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pteria sterna (Gould, 1851)
Species Pteria straminea (Dunker, 1852)
Species Pteria tortirostris (Dunker, 1849)
Species Pteria venezuelensis (Dunker, 1872)

Species Pteria triangularis Prashad, 1932 (taxon inquirendum)

Subgenus Pteria (Margaritifera) Jameson, 1901 accepted as Pinctada Röding, 1798
Species Pteria atlantica (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Pteria colymbus (Röding, 1798)
Species Pteria attilatomasi Macsotay & Campos, 2001 accepted as Pteria venezuelensis (Dunker, 1872)
Species Pteria avicula [sic] accepted as Pteria avicular (Holten, 1802) (misspelling)
Species Pteria beiliana Olsson, 1961 accepted as Pteria sterna (Gould, 1851) (synonym)
Species Pteria brevialata (Dunker, 1872) accepted as Pteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pteria castanea (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pteria chinensis Leach, 1814 accepted as Pteria avicular (Holten, 1802)
Species Pteria coturnix (Dunker, 1872) accepted as Pteria maura (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pteria crocata (Swainson, 1831) accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
Species Pteria cypsellus (Dunker, 1872) accepted as Pteria peasei (Dunker, 1872)
Species Pteria falcata (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Pteria fuscopurpurea (Smith, 1876) accepted as Electroma fuscopurpurea (E. A. Smith, 1876)
Species Pteria imbricata (Röding, 1798) accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
Species Pteria inquinata (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pteria iridescens Reeve accepted as Pteria avicular (Holten, 1802)
Species Pteria longisquamosa (Dunker, 1852) accepted as Pinctada longisquamosa (Dunker, 1852)
Species Pteria loveni (Dunker, 1879) accepted as Pteria gregata (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pteria macroptera accepted as Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798)
Species Pteria malleoides (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Pteria margaritifera Linnaeus accepted as Pinctada margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Pteria marmorata Reeve accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Pteria occa Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada imbricata radiata (Leach, 1814)
Species Pteria physoides (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Pterelectroma physoides (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pteria placunoides accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pteria producta (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pteria avicular (Holten, 1802)
Species Pteria rositae Hertlein, 1928 accepted as Pteria sterna (Gould, 1851) (synonym)
Species Pteria savignyi (Deshayes, 1830) accepted as Pteria aegyptiaca (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Pteria scabriuscula (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pteria straminea (Dunker, 1852)
Species Pteria semisagitta (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798)
Species Pteria sibogae Prashad, 1932 accepted as Pteria gregata (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pteria spadicea accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Pteria tegulata (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pinctada chemnitzii (Philippi, 1849)
Species Pteria tomlini Prashad, 1932 accepted as Pterelectroma physoides (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pteria viridizona Dall, 1916 accepted as Pinctada longisquamosa (Dunker, 1852)
Species Pteria vitrea (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Pteria vulgaris (Schumacher, 1817) accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
Species Pteria xanthia Schwengel, 1942 accepted as Pinctada longisquamosa (Dunker, 1852)
Species Pteria zebra (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pterelectroma physoides (Lamarck, 1819)
marine
Scopoli J. A. (1777). Introductio ad historiam naturalem, sistens genera lapidum, plantarum, et animalium, hactenus detecta, characteristibus essentialibus donata, in tribus divisa, subinde ad leges naturae. Praga, Wolfgang Gerle, viii + 506 pp. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/10827 [details]   
MolluscaBase (2018). Pteria Scopoli, 1777. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138397 on 2018-12-09
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original description Scopoli J. A. (1777). Introductio ad historiam naturalem, sistens genera lapidum, plantarum, et animalium, hactenus detecta, characteristibus essentialibus donata, in tribus divisa, subinde ad leges naturae. Praga, Wolfgang Gerle, viii + 506 pp. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/10827 [details]   

original description  (ofAustropteria Iredale, 1939) Iredale T. (1931). Australian molluscan notes. Nº I. <i>Records of the Australian Museum</i>, 18: 201-235, pl. 22-25., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/Uploads/Journals/17196/725_complete.pdf
page(s): 205, 232; note: unavailable name: no description [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). <i>BMC Evolutionary Biology</i> 10: 342., available online at http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2148-10-342.pdf [details]   
 
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