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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada nigra (Gould, 1850) 
AphiaID: 564657

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada nigra (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPinctada Röding, 1798
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAvicula nigra Gould, 1850 (original combination)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMargaritifera natalensis Jameson, 1901
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
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKisite Marine National Park [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMombasa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (22 nucleotides; 2 proteins) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:564657
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2011-03-12 15:24:03Z  created  Bouchet, Philippe
2012-07-05 23:43:01Z  changed  Rosenberg, Gary
  
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  Citation: Rosenberg, G.; Bouchet, P. (2014). Pinctada nigra. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=564657 on 2014-12-18
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