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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria crocata (Swainson, 1831) 
AphiaID: 208453

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 editorOstreida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria crocata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteria Scopoli, 1777
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMargarita crocata Swainson, 1831
Sources  original description Swainson W. (1829-1833). Zoological Illustrations, or original figures and descriptions of new, rare, or interesting animals, selected chiefly from the classes of ornithology, entomology, and conchology, and arranged according to their apparent affinities. Second series. London: Baldwin & Cradock. (Vol. 1-3): pl. 1-30 [1829] pl. 31-45 [1830] pl. 46-85 [1831] pl. 86-96 [1832] pl. 97-136 [1833]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/bibliography/42278
page(s): vol. 2, pl. 55 [details]

source of synonymy 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]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208453
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
1997-11-19 09:36:22Z  created  Fondo, Esther
2011-12-27 04:17:00Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
2016-01-06 09:21:15Z  changed  Gofas, Serge
  
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  Citation: Gofas, S.; Bouchet, P. (2016). Pteria crocata (Swainson, 1831). In: MolluscaBase (2015). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208453 on 2016-08-29
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