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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium pectinatum (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 141914

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 editorHeterodonta (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuheterodonta (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorImparidentia (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenerida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium pectinatum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium Röding, 1798
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus pectinata Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirce pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCirce pythinoides Tenison-Woods, 1878
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCrista pectinata (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCytherea gibbia Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCytherea pectinata Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCytherea ranella Lamarck, 1818
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium angulatum Röding, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium cardiodeum Röding, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium costatum Röding, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium depressum Röding, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium pectinatum pectinatum (Linnaeus, 1758) · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium tumidum Röding, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVenus pectinata Linnaeus, 1758 (original combination)
Sources  basis of record Dautzenberg, Ph. (1929). Contribution à l'étude de la faune de Madagascar: Mollusca marina testacea. Faune des colonies françaises, III(fasc. 4). Société d'Editions géographiques, maritimes et coloniales: Paris. 321-636, plates IV-VII pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium pectinatum pectinatum (Linnaeus, 1758) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium pectinatum (Linnaeus, 1758) (alternate representation)

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium pectinatum alfredense (Bartsch, 1915) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGafrarium alfredense (Bartsch, 1915)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Egypt
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEgypt (inaccurate) (origin: alien[details]
Levantine Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLevantine Sea (inaccurate) (origin: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIsraeli part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (inaccurate) (origin: alien[details]
Red Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea (inaccurate[details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (origin: alien[details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (10 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (18 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo CLEMAM 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (6 nucleotides; 5 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Note 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIdentification The Red Sea species, and alien in the Mediterranean sea, has been generally misidentified as Gafrarium pectinatum (Linnaeus, 1758) but, as pointed out by Huber (2010: 722) pointed out that it is Gafrarium savignyi (Jonas, 1846) [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Gafrarium pectinatum
Gafrarium pectinatum
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141914
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S. (2016). Gafrarium pectinatum (Linnaeus, 1758). In: MolluscaBase (2016). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141914 on 2016-07-27
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