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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLopha cristagalli (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 216638

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 editorOstreoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstreidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLopha (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLopha Röding, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlectryonia rara Fischer von Waldheim, 1807
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMytilus cristagalli Linnaeus, 1758
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea cristagalli (Linnaeus, 1758)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea townsendi Melvill, 1898
Sources  basis of record Sheppard, A (1984). The molluscan fauna of Chagos (Indian Ocean) and an analysis ot its broad distribution patterns. Coral Reefs 3: 43-50. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcockscomb oyster  [details]
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [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]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (9 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (6 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:216638
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 16:55:09Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
1998-05-21 06:33:08Z  changed  Fondo, Esther
2010-09-23 10:34:21Z  changed  Huber, Markus
2012-07-14 19:34:51Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Huber, M. (2014). Lopha cristagalli (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=216638 on 2014-09-01
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