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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria Scopoli, 1777 
AphiaID: 138397

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMollusca (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBivalvia (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteriomorphia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus hirundo Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteriidae Gray, 1847 (1820)
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustropteria Iredale, 1939 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula Bruguière, 1792 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectroma (Pterelectroma) Iredale, 1939
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagnavicula Iredale, 1939 (synonym)
Sources  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]

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]

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

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria triangularis Prashad, 1932 (taxon inquirendum)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria (Margaritifera) Jameson, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada Röding, 1798
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria (Margaritifera) carchariarum Jameson, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria (Margaritifera) mauritii Jameson, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada maculata (Gould, 1850)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria (Margaritifera) maxima Jameson, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada maxima (Jameson, 1901)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria (Margaritifera) nataliensis Jameson, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada maculata (Gould, 1850)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria (Margaritifera) panasesae Jameson, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada maculata (Gould, 1850)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria (Margaritifera) pitcairnensis Jameson, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada maculata (Gould, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria atlantica (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria colymbus (Röding, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria attilatomasi Macsotay & Campos, 2001 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria venezuelensis (Dunker, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria avicula [sic] accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria avicular (Holten, 1802)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria beiliana Olsson, 1961 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria sterna (Gould, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria brevialata (Dunker, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria castanea (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria chinensis Leach, 1814 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria avicular (Holten, 1802)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria coturnix (Dunker, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria maura (Reeve, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria crocata (Swainson, 1831) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria cypsellus (Dunker, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria peasei (Dunker, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria falcata (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria fuscopurpurea (Smith, 1876) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectroma fuscopurpurea (E. A. Smith, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria imbricata (Röding, 1798) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria inquinata (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria iridescens Reeve accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria avicular (Holten, 1802)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria longisquamosa (Dunker, 1852) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada longisquamosa (Dunker, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria loveni (Dunker, 1879) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria gregata (Reeve, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria macroptera accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria penguin (Röding, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria malleoides (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria margaritifera Linnaeus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria marmorata Reeve accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria occa Reeve, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada imbricata radiata (Leach, 1814)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria physoides (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterelectroma physoides (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria placunoides accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria producta (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria avicular (Holten, 1802)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria rositae Hertlein, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria sterna (Gould, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria savignyi (Deshayes, 1830) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria aegyptiaca (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria scabriuscula (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria straminea (Dunker, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria semisagitta (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria penguin (Röding, 1798)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria sibogae Prashad, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria gregata (Reeve, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria spadicea accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorElectroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria tegulata (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada chemnitzii (Philippi, 1849)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria tomlini Prashad, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterelectroma physoides (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria viridizona Dall, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada longisquamosa (Dunker, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria vitrea (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria vulgaris (Schumacher, 1817) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria xanthia Schwengel, 1942 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada longisquamosa (Dunker, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria zebra (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterelectroma physoides (Lamarck, 1819)
Environment marine
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138397
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
2011-03-12 15:24:03Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; Gofas, S. (2011). Pteria Scopoli, 1777. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138397 on 2017-04-23
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