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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus regius Linnaeus, 1758 
AphiaID: 207858

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 editorPteriomorphia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus regius (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEleutherospondylos Dunker, 1882
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus Linnaeus, 1758
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus cumingii G. B. Sowerby II, 1847
Sources  original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea (doubtful[details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (76 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: Philippines and Japan [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207858
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-11-20 08:46:24Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2001-12-09 13:54:23Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-09-23 11:55:17Z  checked  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Spondylus regius. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207858 on 2014-12-22
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