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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada capensis (Sowerby III, 1890) 
AphiaID: 464521

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 editorPterioida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterioidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada Röding, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula (Meleagrina) capensis G. B. Sowerby III, 1890 (original combination)
Sources 
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]

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Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (12 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:464521
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2010-03-09 17:18:15Z  created  Tëmkin, Ilya
2012-07-05 23:43:01Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Tëmkin, I. (2014). Pinctada capensis (Sowerby III, 1890). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=464521 on 2014-09-19
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