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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna maxima (Röding, 1798) 
AphiaID: 207675

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 editorVeneroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna Bruguière, 1797
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridachnes maxima Röding, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridachnes noae Röding, 1798
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna (Chametrachea) maxima (Röding, 1798)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna acuticostata G. B. Sowerby III, 1912 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna compressa Reeve, 1862 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna elongata Lamarck, 1819 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna elongatissima Bianconi, 1856
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna fossor Hedley, 1921
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna imbricata (Röding, 1798) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna lanceolata Sowerby II, 1884 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna maxima var. fossor Hedley, 1921 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna mutica Lamarck, 1819 (synonym - pars)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna reevei Hidalgo, 1903 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna rudis Reeve, 1862 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna troughtoni Iredale, 1927 (synonym)
Sources  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]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna maxima var. fossor Hedley, 1921 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna maxima (Röding, 1798)
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Pacific [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthessius alatus Humes & Stock, 1965 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthessius amicalis Humes & Stock, 1965 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (54 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (187 nucleotides; 164 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo IUCN Red List 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207675
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2009-02-02 12:08:14Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2010-10-02 22:08:23Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
2011-03-07 20:34:22Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2012-11-27 13:59:14Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
  
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  Citation: ter Poorten, J.; Bouchet, P.; Rosenberg, G. (2014). Tridacna maxima (Röding, 1798). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207675 on 2014-08-20
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