WoRMS taxon details

Spondylus limbatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1847

207886  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207886)

Spondylus coccineus Lamarck, 1819 (invalid: junior homonym of S. coccineus Schreibers, 1793; S. punicus is a replacement name)
Spondylus radula Reeve, 1856 (invalid: junior homonym of Spondylus radula Lamarck, 1806; S. smithi is a replacement name)
Not documented
Note Persian Gulf  
Type locality Persian Gulf [details]
MolluscaBase (2019). MolluscaBase. Spondylus limbatus G. B. Sowerby II, 1847. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207886 on 2019-11-13
2001-05-02 17:36:50Z
2001-12-09 13:54:23Z
2010-09-23 10:34:21Z

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basis of record Lamprell, K.L. (1998). Recent Spondylus species from the Middle East and adjacent regions, with the description of two new species. <em>Vita Marina.</em> 45(1-2): 41-60., available online at http://www.strandvondsten.nl/bibliotheek/vita_marina_magazine/Vita_Marina_41-47/vita_marina_45-01-02.pdf#page=43 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source 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]   

additional source Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2008). Three nomenclatural notes on Panamic bivalves. <em>The Festivus.</em> 40(4): 49-54. [details]   

redescription Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From other sources
Type locality Persian Gulf [details]

To NMNH Extant Collection (Spondylus calcifer Syntype USNM 715914)
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