WoRMS name details

Avicula Bruguière, 1792

204772  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204772)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Genus
Mytilus hirundo Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by subsequent designation)

Species Avicula brunnea Pease, 1863 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Avicula cornea Dunker, 1852 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Avicula coturnix Dunker, 1879 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Avicula cypsella Dunker, 1872 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Avicula largillierti Philippi, 1849 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Avicula straminea Dunker, 1852 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Avicula tortirostris Dunker, 1848 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Avicula venezuelensis Dunker, 1872 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Avicula atrata Dunker, 1872 (nomen dubium)
Species Avicula chloris Philippi, 1851 (nomen dubium)
Species Avicula gruneri Dunker, 1872 (nomen dubium)
Species Avicula irrasa Reeve, 1857 (nomen dubium)
Species Avicula nigrofusca Dunker, 1872 (nomen dubium)
Species Avicula vespertilio Deshayes, 1830 (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Avicula (Meleagrina) Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pinctada Röding, 1798
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) badia Dunker, 1852 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) bicolor Dunker, 1880 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) citrina Dunker, 1852 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) echina Dunker, 1872 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) grisea Dunker, 1872 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) lichtensteini Dunker, 1852 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) olivacea Dunker, 1872 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) pallida Dunker, 1872 (taxon inquirendum, invalid: junior homonym of Avicula pallida Conrad, 1837)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) petersii Dunker, 1852 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) tamsiana Dunker, 1852 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) varia Dunker, 1872 (taxon inquirendum)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) atropurpurea Dunker, 1852 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) capensis G. B. Sowerby III, 1890 accepted as Pinctada capensis (Sowerby III, 1890) (original combination)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) concinna Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) fimbriata Dunker, 1852 accepted as Pteria sterna (Gould, 1851) (synonym)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) horrida Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) japonica Dunker, 1879 accepted as Avicula (Meleagrina) martensii Dunker, 1880 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (junior homonym of Avicula martensii Dunker, 1852)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) longisquamosa Dunker, 1852 accepted as Pinctada longisquamosa (Dunker, 1852) (original combination)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) martensii Dunker, 1880 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) reentsii Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) reeveana Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) scheepmakeri Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
  » Species Avicula (Meleagrina) tristis Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
Species Avicula aculeata Risso, 1826 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Avicula aegyptiaca Pallary, 1926 accepted as Pteria savignyi (Deshayes, 1830) accepted as Pteria aegyptiaca (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula aequivalvis Odhner, 1922 accepted as Philobrya aequivalvis (Odhner, 1922)
Species Avicula aerata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Species Avicula alaperdicis Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Species Avicula anglica Brown, 1827 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Avicula anomioides Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
Species Avicula aquatilis Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Avicula atlantica Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pteria colymbus (Röding, 1798)
Species Avicula barbata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada mazatlanica (Hanley, 1856) (synonym)
Species Avicula brevialata Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pteria brevialata (Dunker, 1872) accepted as Pteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819) (original combination)
Species Avicula brevicauda Deshayes, 1830 accepted as Pteria atlantica (Lamarck, 1819) accepted as Pteria colymbus (Röding, 1798) (synonym)
Species Avicula britannica Leach, 1852 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Avicula candeana d'Orbigny, 1853 accepted as Malleus candeanus (d'Orbigny, 1853)
Species Avicula castanea Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Avicula chemnitzii Philippi, 1849 accepted as Pinctada chemnitzii (Philippi, 1849) (original combination)
Species Avicula chinensis Leach, 1814 accepted as Pteria avicular (Holten, 1802) (synonym)
Species Avicula cochenhauseni Dunker, 1872 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula communis Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Avicula cornea Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria colymbus (Röding, 1798) (invalid: homonym of Avicula cornea Dunker, 1852. Avicula jamaicensis Dunker, 1879 is a replacement name)
Species Avicula costellata Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula crocea Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pteria avicular (Holten, 1802) (synonym)
Species Avicula cumingii Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Avicula electrina Reeve, 1857 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula eximia Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria sterna (Gould, 1851) (synonym)
Species Avicula falcata Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Avicula fimbriata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (invalid: junior homonym of Avicula (Meleagrina) fimbricata Dunker, 1852)
Species Avicula flabellum Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Species Avicula flammata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula flexuosa Reeve, 1957 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
Species Avicula fluctuosa Dunker, 1880 accepted as Pteria maccullochi (Iredale, 1939)
Species Avicula formosa Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria formosa (Reeve, 1857)
Species Avicula fucata Gould, 1850 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Species Avicula fuscopurpurea E. A. Smith, 1876 accepted as Electroma fuscopurpurea (E. A. Smith, 1876) (original combination)
Species Avicula georgiana Quoy & Gaimard, 1835 accepted as Electroma papilionacea (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Avicula gregata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria gregata (Reeve, 1857) (original combination)
Species Avicula hyalina Dunker, 1852 accepted as Electroma papilionacea (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Avicula imbricata Reeve, 1857 [non Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798] accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
Species Avicula inquinata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Avicula iridescens Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria avicular (Holten, 1802) (synonym)
Species Avicula irradians Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
Species Avicula jamaicensis Dunker, 1879 accepted as Pteria colymbus (Röding, 1798) (dubious synonym)
Species Avicula japonica Dunker, 1852 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula jeffreysi Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Avicula lacunata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Species Avicula lata Gray in Eyre, 1845 accepted as Pteria lata (Gray in Eyre, 1845) (original combination)
Species Avicula lentiginosa Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada chemnitzii (Philippi, 1849) (synonym)
Species Avicula libella Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria sterna (Gould, 1851) (synonym)
Species Avicula livida Deshayes, 1836 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula lotorium Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798) (synonym)
Species Avicula loveni Dunker, 1879 accepted as Pteria gregata (Reeve, 1857)
Species Avicula macroptera Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798) (synonym)
Species Avicula maculata Gould, 1850 accepted as Pinctada maculata (Gould, 1850) (original combination)
Species Avicula magellanica Stempell, 1899 accepted as Philobrya antarctica (Philippi, 1868)
Species Avicula malleoides Reeve, 1857 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula marmorata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Avicula morio Leach, 1814 accepted as Pteria avicular (Holten, 1802) (synonym)
Species Avicula muricata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada maculata (Gould, 1850) (synonym)
Species Avicula nigra Gould, 1850 accepted as Pinctada nigra (Gould, 1850) (original combination)
Species Avicula nitida A. E. Verrill, 1881 accepted as Pteria vitrea (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Avicula occa Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Species Avicula papilionacea Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Electroma papilionacea (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Avicula peasei Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798) (synonym)
Species Avicula peruviana Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria sterna (Gould, 1851) (synonym)
Species Avicula perviridis Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Species Avicula physoides Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pterelectroma physoides (Lamarck, 1819) (original combination)
Species Avicula pica Gould, 1852 accepted as Pinctada maculata (Gould, 1850) (synonym)
Species Avicula placunoides Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
Species Avicula plicatula Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Avicula pulchella Reeve, 1857 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula punctulata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Electroma papilionacea (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Avicula radiata Leach, 1814 accepted as Pinctada radiata (Leach, 1814) represented as Pinctada imbricata radiata (Leach, 1814) (original combination)
Species Avicula radiata Pease, 1863 accepted as Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798) (invalid: junior homonym of Avicula radiata Leach, 1814)
Species Avicula radula Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
Species Avicula reticulata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria broomei M. Huber, 2010 (Invalid: junior homonym of Avicula reticulata Hisinger, 1831; Pteria broomei is a replacement name)
Species Avicula rufa Dunker, 1849 accepted as Pteria heteroptera (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Avicula rutila Reeve, 1857 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula savignyi Deshayes, 1830 accepted as Pteria aegyptiaca (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula savignyi (Monterosato, 1884) accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Species Avicula scalpta Reeve, 1857 accepted as Electroma papilionacea (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Avicula semisagitta Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798) (synonym)
Species Avicula serrulata Dunker, 1849 accepted as Pteria lata (Gray in Eyre, 1845) (synonym)
Species Avicula signata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Avicula smaragdina Reeve, 1857 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula spadicea Dunker, 1852 accepted as Electroma alacorvi (Dillwyn, 1817)
Species Avicula squamosa Deshayes, 1830 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Species Avicula squamulosa Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (synonym)
Species Avicula sterna Gould, 1851 accepted as Pteria sterna (Gould, 1851) (original combination)
Species Avicula sugillata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819) (synonym)
Species Avicula tarentina Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Avicula tegulata Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pinctada chemnitzii (Philippi, 1849) (synonym)
Species Avicula toritorstris Dunker, 1849 accepted as Pteria tortirostris (Dunker, 1849) (original combination)
Species Avicula trochilus Reeve, 1857 accepted as Pteria avicular (Holten, 1802) (synonym)
Species Avicula undata Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Avicula verrilli Cossmann, 1912 accepted as Pteria vitrea (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Avicula versicolor Dunker, 1872 accepted as Pteria hirundo (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Avicula vexillum Reeve, 1857 accepted as Electroma vexillum (Reeve, 1857)
Species Avicula virens Lamarck, 1819 accepted as Electroma papilionacea (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Avicula vitrea Reeve, 1857 (unaccepted, original combination)
Species Avicula vivesi Rochebrune, 1895 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Avicula zebra Reeve, 1857 (unaccepted, synonym)
MolluscaBase (2018). Avicula Bruguière, 1792. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204772 on 2018-05-26
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2000-10-10 09:09:28Z
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basis of record Vaught, K.C.; Tucker Abbott, R.; Boss, K.J. (1989). A classification of the living Mollusca. American Malacologists: Melbourne. ISBN 0-915826-22-4. XII, 195 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]