WoRMS taxon details

Parvamussium formosum (Melvill, 1907)

391654  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:391654)

accepted
Species
Amussium formosum Melvill, 1907 (original combination)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. (1907). The Mollusca of the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman and Arabian Sea, as evidenced mainly through the collections of Mr. F. W. Townsend, 1893-1906; with descriptions of new species. 2 Pelecypoda. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> XX: 783-848, pls 53-56 [11 April]., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31208540 [details]   
Depth range 30-600 m (single valves only)  
Depth range 30-600 m (single valves only) [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2021). MolluscaBase. Parvamussium formosum (Melvill, 1907). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=391654 on 2021-01-27
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2009-04-17 17:37:08Z
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2020-06-21 04:25:05Z
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original description Melvill, J. C. & Standen, R. (1907). The Mollusca of the Persian Gulf, Gulf of Oman and Arabian Sea, as evidenced mainly through the collections of Mr. F. W. Townsend, 1893-1906; with descriptions of new species. 2 Pelecypoda. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> XX: 783-848, pls 53-56 [11 April]., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31208540 [details]   

basis of record Dijkstra H.H. & Janssen R. (2013) Bathyal and abyssal Pectinoidea from the Red Sea and Gulf of Aden (Bivalvia: Propeamussiidae, Entoliidae, Pectinidae). <i>Archiv für Molluskenkunde</i> 142(2): 181-214. [20 December 2013] [details]   

additional source Dijkstra H.H. & Maestrati P. (2015). Pectinoidea (Bivalvia: Propeamussiidae and Cyclochlamydidae) from the southwestern Indian Ocean. <em>African Invertebrates.</em> 56(3): 585-628. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Depth range 30-600 m (single valves only) [details]

Length >10 mm [details]