WoRMS name details

Tridacna (Tridacna) gigas (Linnaeus, 1758)

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

alternate representation
Species
marine
(of Chama gigas Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Tridacna (Tridacna) gigas (Linnaeus, 1758). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382197 on 2021-11-29
Date
action
by
2009-02-02 12:08:14Z
created
2011-03-07 20:34:22Z
changed

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original description  (of Chama gigas Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. <em>Editio decima, reformata [10th revised edition], vol. 1: 824 pp. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae.</em> , available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/726886 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Tan, E. Y. W.; Quek, Z. B. R.; Neo, M. L.; Fauvelot, C.; Huang, D. (2021). Genome skimming resolves the giant clam (Bivalvia: Cardiidae: Tridacninae) tree of life. <em>Coral Reefs.</em> , available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s00338-020-02039-w [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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