WoRMS name details

Tridacna ningaloo Penny & Willan, 2014

816938  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:816938)

 unaccepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Penny, S. & R.C. Willan. (2014). Description of a new species of giant clam (Bivalvia: Tridacnidae) from Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. <i>Molluscan Research</i>. 34 (3): 201-211., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2014.940616 [details]   
Note Australia, Western Australia, N of Carnarvon,...  
Type locality Australia, Western Australia, N of Carnarvon, S of Coral Bay, 1 km south of Five Finger Reef, 23°11.494'S, 113°46.065'E. Taken live, in central depression of a large isolated coral (Porites sp.) microatoll, on patch reef, 4 m. Leg. F. McGregor, 14.04.2013 [details]
Type material NTM P.51911, holotype [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Tridacna ningaloo Penny & Willan, 2014. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=816938 on 2020-09-26
Date
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2014-09-11 06:44:49Z
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2015-11-23 07:34:15Z
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original description Penny, S. & R.C. Willan. (2014). Description of a new species of giant clam (Bivalvia: Tridacnidae) from Ningaloo Reef, Western Australia. <i>Molluscan Research</i>. 34 (3): 201-211., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/13235818.2014.940616 [details]   

source of synonymy Borsa P., Fauvelot C., Andréfouët S., Chai T.-T., Kubo H. & Liu L.-L. (2015). On the validity of Noah's giant clam <i> Tridacna noae </i> (Röding, 1798) and its synonymy with Ningaloo giant clam <i> Tridacna ningaloo </i> Penny & Willan, 2014. <em>Raffles Bulletin of Zoology 63: 484-489.</em>  [details]   
From editor or global species database
Type locality Australia, Western Australia, N of Carnarvon, S of Coral Bay, 1 km south of Five Finger Reef, 23°11.494'S, 113°46.065'E. Taken live, in central depression of a large isolated coral (Porites sp.) microatoll, on patch reef, 4 m. Leg. F. McGregor, 14.04.2013 [details]

Type material NTM P.51911, holotype [details]