WoRMS name details

Tridacna (Tridacna) gigas (Linnaeus, 1758)

382197  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:382197)

alternate representation
Species
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Tridacna (Tridacna) gigas (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382197 on 2018-06-19
Date
action
by
2009-02-02 12:08:14Z
created
2011-03-07 20:34:22Z
changed

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original description  (ofDinodacna cookiana Iredale, 1937) Iredale T. (1937). Mollusca. In: Whitley, G. P. (ed). Middleton and Elizabeth Reefs, South Pacific Ocean. Australian Zoologist. 8(4): 232-261, pls 15-17., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/119324#page/282/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record Poorten, J.J. ter, 2005. Outline of a systematic index - Recent Cardiidae (Lamarck, 1809). VISAYA net. (Updated 2009 for WoRMS), available online at http://www.conchology.be/en/shelltopics/visaya-net/date.php?year=2005 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Length L 200-1500 mm [details]