WoRMS taxon details

Pinctada Röding, 1798

138396  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:138396)

accepted
Genus
Margaritifera Jameson, 1901 (junior homonym of Margaritifera Schumacher, 1816 [Margaritiferidae].)
Perlamater Schumacher, 1817 (Perlamater vulgaris is a substitute name for Mytilus margaritiferus Gmelin, and Perlamater is thus a junior objective synonym of Pinctada.)
Species Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pinctada capensis (G. B. Sowerby III, 1890)
Species Pinctada chemnitzii (Philippi, 1849)
Species Pinctada cumingii (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pinctada galtsoffi Bartsch, 1931
Species Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
Species Pinctada inflata (Schumacher, 1817)
Species Pinctada longisquamosa (Dunker, 1852)
Species Pinctada maculata (Gould, 1850)
Species Pinctada margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Pinctada maxima (Jameson, 1901)
Species Pinctada mazatlanica (Hanley, 1856)
Species Pinctada nigra (Gould, 1850)
Species Pinctada petersii (Dunker, 1852)
Species Pinctada reeveana (Dunker, 1872)
Species Pinctada sugillata (Reeve, 1857)
Species Pinctada vidua (Gould, 1850)

Species Pinctada apus Röding, 1798 (nomen dubium)
Species Pinctada brunnea Röding, 1798 (nomen dubium)

Species Pinctada fucata (Gould, 1850) represented as Pinctada imbricata fucata (Gould, 1850)
Species Pinctada radiata (Leach, 1814) represented as Pinctada imbricata radiata (Leach, 1814)

Species Pinctada anomioides (Reeve, 1857) accepted as Pinctada maxima (Jameson, 1901)
Species Pinctada anomoides accepted as Pinctada maxima (Jameson, 1901) (misspelling)
Species Pinctada atropurpurea (Dunker, 1852) accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pinctada colymbus Röding, 1798 accepted as Pteria colymbus (Röding, 1798) (original combination)
Species Pinctada epitheca Iredale, 1939 accepted as Pinctada chemnitzii (Philippi, 1849)
Species Pinctada foliacea Röding, 1798 accepted as Pinctada margaritifera (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Pinctada martensi accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798 (misspelling)
Species Pinctada martensii (Dunker, 1880) accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
Species Pinctada penguin Röding, 1798 accepted as Pteria penguin (Röding, 1798) (original combination)
Species Pinctada perrutila Iredale, 1939 accepted as Pinctada albina (Lamarck, 1819)
Species Pinctada vulgaris (Schumacher, 1817) accepted as Pinctada imbricata Röding, 1798
marine, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Pinctada Röding, 1798. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=138396 on 2020-07-16
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2006-09-27 07:06:07Z
changed
Martinez, Olga
2010-03-09 10:07:30Z
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2012-07-13 21:57:18Z
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2019-10-24 13:31:58Z
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2020-03-25 19:27:59Z
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original description  (of Meleagrina 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): 150 [details]   

original description  (of Margaritifera Jameson, 1901) Jameson, H. L. (1901). On the identity and distribution of the Mother of Pearl Oysters with a revision of the subgenus <i>Margaritifera</i>. <em>Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London.</em> 1901 (1): 372-394., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31591344
note: Attributed by Jameson to Browne, 1756 [pre-Linnean work; not available for nomenclature]. [details]   

original description  (of Margarita Leach, 1814) Leach, W. E. (1814-1817). Zoological miscellany: being descriptions of new or interesting animals. <em>London.</em> Vol. 1</i> [1814]. Vol. 2 [1815], Vol. 3 [1817]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91180
page(s): 1: 107 [details]   

additional source Wada T.K. & Tëmkin I. 2008. Taxonomy and phylogeny. pp. 37-76. In: The Pearl Oyster (P. Southgate & J. Lucas, eds). Elsevier, 544 p. , available online at http://books.google.es/books?id=SzkhMsW7Q14C [details]   

redescription 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]   

status source Tëmkin I. (2010) Molecular phylogeny of pearl oysters and their relatives (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Pterioidea). <i>BMC Evolutionary Biology</i> 10: 342., available online at http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1471-2148-10-342.pdf [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Remark Often erroneously attributed to Bolten [details]