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 2018-04-21
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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 Tridacna. 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 Tridacna. 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 acuticostata G. B. Sowerby III, 1912) Sowerby, G. B. III. (1912). Notes on the shells of Tridacna, and description of a new species. Proceedings of the Malacological Society. 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 lanceolata G. B. Sowerby II, 1884) Sowerby, G. B. II. (1884). Monograph of the genera Tridacna and Hippopus. 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 elongatissima Bianconi, 1856) Bianconi, G.G. (1856a). [Specimina zoologica Mosambicana]. Rendiconto dell’adunanza del 24 Gennaio 1856. Rendiconto delle Sessioni dell’Accademia delle Scienze dell’Istituto di Bologna anno Accademico. 1855-56: 41-48., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/title/7153#page/390/mode/2up
page(s): 41 [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. China Science Press. 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). Vita Malacologica 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]   

source of synonymy  (ofTridacna elongata Lamarck, 1819) Rosewater, J. (1965). The family Tridacnidae in the Indo-Pacific. Indo-Pacific Mollusca 1(6): 347-408 (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofTridacna elongata Lamarck, 1819) Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

basis of record  (ofTridacna (Chametrachea) maxima (Röding, 1798)) Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

additional source  (ofTridacna (Chametrachea) maxima (Röding, 1798)) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofTridacna imbricata (Röding, 1798)) Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

basis of record  (ofTridacna mutica Lamarck, 1819) Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

basis of record  (ofTridacna rudis Reeve, 1862) Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

basis of record  (ofTridacna maxima var. fossor Hedley, 1921) Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

basis of record  (ofTridacna troughtoni Iredale, 1927) Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofTridacna elongatissima Bianconi, 1856) 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]   

basis of record  (ofTridacna lanceolata G. B. Sowerby II, 1884) Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

subsequent type designation  (ofTridacna compressa Reeve, 1862) Rosewater, J. (1965). The family Tridacnidae in the Indo-Pacific. Indo-Pacific Mollusca 1(6): 347-408 (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofTridacna compressa Reeve, 1862) Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

basis of record  (ofTridacna reevei Hidalgo, 1903) Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

basis of record  (ofTridacna acuticostata G. B. Sowerby III, 1912) Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   

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

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]