WoRMS taxon details

Pteria colymbus (Röding, 1798)

420735  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:420735)

accepted
Species
Avicula cornea Reeve, 1857 (invalid: homonym of Avicula cornea Dunker, 1852. Avicula jamaicensis Dunker, 1879 is a replacement name)
Pinctada colymbus Röding, 1798 (original combination)
marine
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Pteria colymbus (Röding, 1798). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=420735 on 2018-09-23
Date
action
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2009-10-06 12:38:14Z
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2010-03-09 16:12:34Z
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original description  (ofAvicula atlantica Lamarck, 1819) Lamarck [J.-B. M.] de. (1819). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome sixième, 1re partie. Paris: published by the Author, vi + 343 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47441
page(s): 148 [details]   

basis of record Turgeon, D. D., W. G. Lyons, P. Mikkelsen, G. Rosenberg, and F. Moretzsohn. 2009. Bivalvia (Mollusca) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 711–744 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, Colleg [details]   

status source Tëmkin I. (2010) Molecular phylogeny of pearl oysters and their relatives (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Pterioidea). BMC Evolutionary Biology 10: 342., available online at http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2148-10-342.pdf [details]   

context source (MSBIAS) MEDIN. (2011). UK checklist of marine species derived from the applications Marine Recorder and UNICORN. version 1.0. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Introduced species vector dispersal in English Channel (IHO Sea Area) : Debris: transport of species on human generated debris [details]