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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna (Chametrachea) costata Roa-Quiaoit, Kochzius, Jantzen, Zibdah, Richter, 2008 
AphiaID: 367180

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 editorHeterodonta (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuheterodonta (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVeneroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCardiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacninae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna (Chametrachea) (Subgenus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna squamosina Sturany, 1899
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna (Chametrachea) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTridacna Bruguière, 1797
Sources  original description Richter, C.; Roa-Quiaoit, H.; Jantzen, C.; Al-Zibdah, M.; Kochzius, M. (2008). Collapse of a New Living Species of Giant Clam in the Red Sea, Current Biology 18, 1–6, available online at http://www.current-biology.com/content/article/fulltext?uid=PIIS096098220800969X [details]

source of synonymy Huber M. & Eschner A. (2011) Tridacna (Chametrachea) costata Roa-Quiaoit, Kochzius, Jantzen, Al-Zibdah & Richter from the Red Sea, a junior synonym of Tridacna squamosina Sturany, 1899 (Bivalvia, Tridacnidae). Annalen des Naturhistorisches Museum Wien, ser. B, 112: 153-162. [Published March 2011] [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype , locality Gulf of Aqaba (in the southern reef flat of the Marine Reserve of the Aqaba Marine Science Station, Jordan) [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLength L 320 mm [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:367180
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2008-09-02 08:42:34Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2009-02-01 15:00:03Z  changed  ter Poorten, Jan Johan
2011-04-01 09:31:44Z  changed  Bouchet, Philippe
  
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  Citation: Bouchet, P.; ter Poorten, J. (2013). Tridacna (Chametrachea) costata Roa-Quiaoit, Kochzius, Jantzen, Zibdah, Richter, 2008. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=367180 on 2014-04-16
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