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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria penguin (Röding, 1798) 
AphiaID: 208448

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 editorPterioida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria Scopoli, 1777
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustropteria maccullochi Iredale, 1939 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustropteria perscitula Iredale, 1939 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula lotorium Lamarck, 1819 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula macroptera Lamarck, 1819 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula peasei Dunker, 1872 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula radiata Pease, 1862 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula semisagitta Lamarck, 1819 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula vespertilio Deshayes, 1830 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMagnavicula bennetti Iredale, 1939 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada penguin Röding, 1798 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria macroptera
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria semisagitta (Lamarck, 1819)
Sources 
status source Tëmkin I. (2010) Molecular phylogeny of pearl oysters and their relatives (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Pterioidea). BMC Evolutionary Biology 10: 342., available online at http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2148-10-342.pdf [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpenguin's wing  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKisite Marine National Park [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMombasa [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]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLichomolgus angustus Kim I.H., 2009 [via synonym] (parasite)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthessius distensus Humes & Ho, 1965 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (59 nucleotides; 17 proteins) 
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:208448
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1997-11-13 08:24:17Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2010-03-09 16:12:34Z  changed  Tëmkin, Ilya
  
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  Citation: Tëmkin, I. (2014). Pteria penguin. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208448 on 2014-09-24
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