WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea megodon Hanley, 1846

542159 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:542159)
accepted
Species
marine
Hanley, S. (1846). A description of new species of Ostreae, in the collection of H. Cuming, Esq. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 13: 105-107.
page(s): 106 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Peru  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Peru [details]
Bouchet, P.; Huber, M. (2017). Ostrea megodon Hanley, 1846. In: MolluscaBase (2017). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=542159 on 2017-11-22

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2010-11-10 15:53:17Z
created
2010-11-10 16:07:33Z
checked
2012-07-13 21:57:18Z
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2017-09-25 08:59:00Z
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original description Hanley, S. (1846). A description of new species of Ostreae, in the collection of H. Cuming, Esq. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. 13: 105-107.
page(s): 106 [details]   

additional source Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

status source Li C., Wang H.-Y. & Guo X.M. (2017). Classification and taxonomic revision of two Oyster species from Peru: Ostrea megodon (Hanley, 1846) and Crassostrea talonata (Li & Qi, 1994). Journal of Shellfish Research. 36(2): 359-364., available online at https://doi.org/10.2983/035.036.0208 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorUndulostrea megodon (Hanley, 1846)) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

redescription  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorUndulostrea megodon (Hanley, 1846)) Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea cerrosensis Gabb, 1866) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea cerrosensis Gabb, 1866) Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea gallus Valenciennes, 1846) Huber, M. (2010). Compendium of bivalves. A full-color guide to 3,300 of the world’s marine bivalves. A status on Bivalvia after 250 years of research. Hackenheim: ConchBooks. 901 pp., 1 CD-ROM. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOstrea gallus Valenciennes, 1846) Coan, E. V.; Valentich-Scott, P. (2012). Bivalve seashells of tropical West America. Marine bivalve mollusks from Baja California to northern Peru. 2 vols, 1258 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

 

Undulostrea megodon
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Undulostrea megodon
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