WoRMS taxon details

Tridacna maxima (Röding, 1798)

207675  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207675)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Röding P. F. (1798). Museum Boltenianum sive Catalogus cimeliorum e tribus regnis naturae quae olim collegerat Joa. Fried. Bolten M. D. p. d. Pars secunda continens Conchylia sive Testacea univalvia, bivalvia et multivalvia., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41571
page(s): 171 [details]   
Note Not given, designated ‘Mauritius’...  
Type locality Not given, designated ‘Mauritius’ (Rosewater, 1965: 389) [details]
Type material Lectotype selected by Rosewater (1965: 389): Chemnitz, 1784: pl. 49 fig. 495 [details]
MolluscaBase (2018). Tridacna maxima (Röding, 1798). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207675 on 2018-11-14
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
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2009-02-02 12:08:14Z
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2010-10-02 22:08:23Z
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2011-03-07 20:34:22Z
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2012-11-27 13:59:14Z
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2014-12-17 07:01:29Z
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original description Röding P. F. (1798). Museum Boltenianum sive Catalogus cimeliorum e tribus regnis naturae quae olim collegerat Joa. Fried. Bolten M. D. p. d. Pars secunda continens Conchylia sive Testacea univalvia, bivalvia et multivalvia., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/41571
page(s): 171 [details]   

original description  (ofTridacna elongata Lamarck, 1819) Lamarck [J.-B. M.] de. (1819). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome sixième, 1re partie. Paris: published by the Author, vi + 343 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47441
page(s): 106 [details]   

original description  (ofTridacna rudis Reeve, 1862) Reeve, L.A. (1862). Monograph of the genus <i>Tridacna</i>. In: Conchologia Iconica, vol. 14, pl. 1-8 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. [stated date: pl. 1-8, June 1862]. , available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4254470 [details]   

original description  (ofTridacna compressa Reeve, 1862) Reeve, L.A. (1862). Monograph of the genus <i>Tridacna</i>. In: Conchologia Iconica, vol. 14, pl. 1-8 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. [stated date: pl. 1-8, June 1862]. , available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4254470 [details]   

original description  (ofTridacna lanceolata G. B. Sowerby II, 1884) Sowerby II, G. B. (1884). Monograph of the genera <i>Tridacna</i> and <i>Hippopus</i>. In G.B. Sowerby 2nd (ed.), Thesaurus conchyliorum, or monographs of genera of shells, vol. 5 (41-42): 179-182, pl. 485-489, 489*. London, privately published.
page(s): 181-182 [details]   

original description  (ofTridacna acuticostata G. B. Sowerby III, 1912) Sowerby III, G. B. (1912). Notes on the shells of <i>Tridacna</i>, and description of a new species. <em>Proceedings of the Malacological Society.</em> 10 (1): 29-31., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/52423#page/59/mode/1up
page(s): 30-31 [details]   

original description  (ofTridacna troughtoni Iredale, 1927) Iredale T. (1927). New molluscs from Vanikoro. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 16(1): 73-80, pl. 5., available online at https://australianmuseum.net.au/uploads/journals/16812/781_complete.pdf
page(s): 75, pl. 5 figs 9-10 [details]   

original description  (ofTridacna elongatissima Bianconi, 1856) Bianconi, G.G. (1856a). [Specimina zoologica Mosambicana]. Rendiconto dell’adunanza del 24 Gennaio 1856. <em>Rendiconto delle Sessioni dell’Accademia delle Scienze dell’Istituto di Bologna anno Accademico.</em> 1855-56: 41-48., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/title/7153#page/390/mode/2up
page(s): 41 [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Morton B. & Morton JE. (1983). The sea shore ecology of Hong Kong. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press. [details]   

basis of record Bonfitto A., Sabelli B., Tommasini S. & Herbert D. (1994). Marine molluscan taxa from Mozambique described by G.G. Bianconi and preserved in the Zoological Museum of the Univerity of Bologna. Annals of the Natal Museum 35:133-138.  [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Poorten, J.J. ter, 2009. The Cardiidae of the Panglao Marine Biodiversity Project 2004 and the Panglao 2005 Deep-Sea Cruise with descriptions of four new species (Bivalvia). <i>Vita Malacologica</i> 8: 9-96 [21 November 2009] . Available online at http://dare.uva.nl/record/340850, available online at http://dare.uva.nl/record/340850 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Type locality Not given, designated ‘Mauritius’ (Rosewater, 1965: 389) [details]

Type material Lectotype selected by Rosewater (1965: 389): Chemnitz, 1784: pl. 49 fig. 495 [details]
 

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Japanese シラナミガイ  [details]