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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus aurantius Lamarck, 1819 
AphiaID: 207887

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)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus versicolor Schreibers, 1793
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpondylus Linnaeus, 1758
Sources 
source of synonymy Lamprell K.L. (1998). Recent Spondylus species from the Middle East and adjacent regions, with the description of two new species. Vita Marina 45(1-2): 41-60. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgolden thorny oyster  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea (doubtful[details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207887
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2001-05-02 17:36:50Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-11-19 08:29:14Z  checked  Huber, Markus
  
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  Citation: Huber, M. (2014). Spondylus aurantius Lamarck, 1819. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207887 on 2014-04-19
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