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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolachlamys tranquebaria (Gmelin, 1791) 
AphiaID: 394327

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 editorPectinoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinoidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectininae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinini (Tribe) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolachlamys (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVolachlamys Iredale, 1939
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArgopecten traquebarius (Gmelin, 1791)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea tranquebaria Gmelin, 1791 (original combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPecten tranquebaricus (misspelling)
Sources  basis of record (of Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPecten tranquebaricus) MacNae, W. & M. Kalk (eds) (1958). A natural history of Inhaca Island, Mozambique. Witwatersrand Univ. Press, Johannesburg. I-iv, 163 pp. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Indian Ocean [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Mollusca Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDepth range below littoral [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLength >40 mm [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Volachlamys tranquebaria
Volachlamys tranquebaria
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:394327
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2009-05-01 20:53:08Z  created  Dijkstra, Henk
  
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  Citation: Dijkstra, H. (2014). Volachlamys tranquebaria (Gmelin, 1791). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=394327 on 2014-10-02
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