WoRMS taxon details

Pteriidae Gray, 1847 (1820)

1775  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1775)

accepted
Family
Genus Pterelectroma Iredale, 1939
Genus Pteria Scopoli, 1777
  » Species Pteria admirabilis Wang, 2002
  » Species Pteria aegyptiaca (Dillwyn, 1817)
  » Species Pteria atlantica (Lamarck, 1819)
  » 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 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)
  » 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 (E. A. 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 Röding, 1798
  » 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)

Genus Austropteria Iredale, 1939 accepted as Pteria Scopoli, 1777 (synonym)
Genus Malleoperna Iredale, 1939 accepted as Isognomon Lightfoot, 1786 (synonym)
Genus Margarita Leach, 1814 accepted as Pinctada Röding, 1798
Genus Margaritifera Jameson, 1901 accepted as Pinctada Röding, 1798 (junior homonym of Margaritifera Schumacher, 1816 [Margaritiferidae].)
Genus Meleagrina Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pinctada Röding, 1798 (synonym)
  » Species Meleagrina albina Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (original combination)
  » Species Meleagrina imbricata (Röding, 1798) accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
  » Species Meleagrina margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Pinctada margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Meleagrina mazatlanica Hanley, 1856 accepted as Pinctada mazatlanica (Hanley, 1856) (original combination)
  » Species Meleagrina nigromarginata Saville-Kent, 1893 accepted as Pinctada margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
  » Species Meleagrina occa (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
  » Species Meleagrina ovata Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
  » Species Meleagrina savignyi Monterosato, 1884 accepted as Pinctada radiata (Leach, 1814)
  » Species Meleagrina tongana Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
  » Species Meleagrina vulgaris (Schumacher, 1817) accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
marine
Gray, J. E. (1847). A list of the genera of recent Mollusca, their synonyma and types. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 15: 129-219. Date of publication November 1847., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12862913
page(s): 199 [details]   
Nomenclature Family names cited with two dates (the second one in parentheses) are those ruled by Article 40(2) of ICZN. "If ... a...  
Nomenclature Family names cited with two dates (the second one in parentheses) are those ruled by Article 40(2) of ICZN. "If ... a family-group name was replaced before 1961 because of the synonymy of the type genus, the replacement name is to be maintained if it is in prevailing usage. A name maintained by virtue of this Article retains its own author [and date, the first date cited] but takes the priority of the replaced name [the date cited in parentheses, here alluding to Aviculidae Goldfuss, 1820] [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Pteriidae Gray, 1847 (1820). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1775 on 2020-07-14
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original description Gray, J. E. (1847). A list of the genera of recent Mollusca, their synonyma and types. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 15: 129-219. Date of publication November 1847., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12862913
page(s): 199 [details]   

original description  (of Aviculidae Goldfuss, 1820) Goldfuss, G.A. (1820). Handbuch der Zoologie. In: Schubert, G.H. (ed.). Handbuch der Naturgeschichte, zum Gebrauch bei Vorlesungen. Erste Abteilung 1-696, pls. 1-2; Zweite Abteilung: i-xxiv, 1-510, pls. 3-4., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=x8ATAAAAYAAJ
page(s): 1: xlii, 607 [details]   

taxonomy 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]   

basis of record Bouchet P. & Rocroi J.-P. 2010. Nomenclator of bivalve families; with a classification of bivalve families by R. Bieler, J.G. Carter & E.V. Coan. <i>Malacologia</i> 52(2): 1-184. [details]   

additional source Huber M. (2015). <i>Compendium of Bivalves</i> 2. Harxheim: ConchBooks. 907 pp.
page(s): 371 [details]   

additional source Combosch, D. J.; Collins, T. M.; Glover, E. A.; Graf, D. L.; Harper, E. M.; Healy, J. M.; Kawauchi, G. Y.; Lemer, S.; McIntyre, E.; Strong, E. E.; Taylor, J. D.; Zardus, J. D.; Mikkelsen, P. M.; Giribet, G.; Bieler, R. (2017). A family-level Tree of Life for bivalves based on a Sanger-sequencing approach. <em>Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution.</em> 107: 191-208., available online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1055790316303104 [details]   

additional source Tsubaki, R., Kameda, Y., Kato M. (2011). Pattern and process of diversification in an ecologically diverse epifaunal bivalve group Pterioidea (Pteriomorphia, Bivalvia). <em>Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution.</em> 58: 97–104., available online at https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2010.11.014 [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]   
 
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Nomenclature Family names cited with two dates (the second one in parentheses) are those ruled by Article 40(2) of ICZN. "If ... a family-group name was replaced before 1961 because of the synonymy of the type genus, the replacement name is to be maintained if it is in prevailing usage. A name maintained by virtue of this Article retains its own author [and date, the first date cited] but takes the priority of the replaced name [the date cited in parentheses, here alluding to Aviculidae Goldfuss, 1820] [details]
LanguageName 
English wing oysters and pearl oysters  [details]
German VogelmuschelnPerlmuscheln  [details]
Japanese ウグイスガイ科  [details]