WoRMS taxon details

Tridacna maxima (Röding, 1798)

207675  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:207675)

accepted
Species
Tridachnes maxima Röding, 1798 · unaccepted > superseded combination (original combination)
Tridacna acuticostata G. B. Sowerby III, 1912 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Tridacna compressa Reeve, 1862 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (synonym)
Tridacna detruncata Bianconi, 1869 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Tridacna elongata Lamarck, 1819 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Tridacna fossor Hedley, 1921 · unaccepted (synonym)
Tridacna imbricata (Röding, 1798) · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Tridacna lanceolata G. B. Sowerby II, 1884 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Tridacna maxima var. fossor Hedley, 1921 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Tridacna mutica Lamarck, 1819 · unaccepted (synonym - pars)
Tridacna reevei Hidalgo, 1903 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (synonym)
Tridacna rudis Reeve, 1862 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym
Tridacna troughtoni Iredale, 1927 · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym

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  1. Variety Tridacna maxima var. fossor Hedley, 1921 accepted as Tridacna maxima (Röding, 1798) (unaccepted > junior subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
(of Tridachnes maxima Röding, 1798) Röding, P. F. (1798). Museum Boltenianum sive Catalogus cimeliorum e tribus regnis naturæ quæ olim collegerat Joa. Fried Bolten, M. D. p. d. per XL. annos proto physicus Hamburgensis. Pars secunda continens Conchylia sive Testacea univalvia, bivalvia & multivalvia. Trapp, Hamburg, viii + 199 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16230659
page(s): 177 [details]   
Note Not given, designated ‘Mauritius’...  
Type locality Not given, designated ‘Mauritius’ (Rosewater, 1965: 389) [details]
Type material Lectotype selected by Rosewater (1965: 389): Chemnitz, 1784: pl. 49 fig. 495 [details]
MolluscaBase eds. (2024). MolluscaBase. Tridacna maxima (Röding, 1798). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207675 on 2024-04-16
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1997-02-22 16:55:09Z
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2009-02-02 12:08:14Z
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2010-10-02 22:08:23Z
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2011-03-07 20:34:22Z
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2012-11-27 13:59:14Z
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2014-12-17 07:01:29Z
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2022-08-08 17:50:24Z
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original description  (of Tridacna elongata Lamarck, 1819) Lamarck [J.-B. M.] de. (1819). <i>Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres</i>. Tome 6(1): vi + 343 pp. Paris: published by the author. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47441
page(s): 106 [details]   

original description  (of Tridacna mutica Lamarck, 1819) Lamarck [J.-B. M.] de. (1819). <i>Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres</i>. Tome 6(1): vi + 343 pp. Paris: published by the author. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47441
page(s): 106-107 [details]   

original description  (of Tridacna rudis Reeve, 1862) Reeve, L. A. (1862). Monograph of the genus <i>Tridacna</i>. In: <i>Conchologia Iconica, or, illustrations of the shells of molluscous animals</i>, vol. 14, pl. 1-8 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. [stated date: pl. 1-8, June 1862]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10972001
page(s): sp. 4, pl. 5 figs 4a-c [details]   

original description  (of Tridacna compressa Reeve, 1862) Reeve, L. A. (1862). Monograph of the genus <i>Tridacna</i>. In: <i>Conchologia Iconica, or, illustrations of the shells of molluscous animals</i>, vol. 14, pl. 1-8 and unpaginated text. L. Reeve & Co., London. [stated date: pl. 1-8, June 1862]. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10972001
page(s): sp. 5, pl. 6, fig. 5 [details]   

original description  (of Tridacna lanceolata G. B. Sowerby II, 1884) Sowerby, G. B. II. (1884). Monograph of the genera <i>Tridacna</i> and <i>Hippopus</i>. In G. B. Sowerby II (ed.), <i>Thesaurus conchyliorum, or monographs of genera of shells</i>. Vol. 5 (41-42): 179-182, pl. 485-489, 489*. London, privately published. , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16085170
page(s): 181-182 [details]   

original description  (of Tridacna reevei Hidalgo, 1903) Hidalgo, J. G. (1890–1901). Obras malacológicas. Parte I. Estudios preliminares sobre la fauna malacológica de las Islas Filipinas. <em>Memorias de la Real Academia de Ciencias Exactas, Físicas y Naturales de Madrid, Madrid, 632 pp.</em> , available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/40478319
page(s): 389-390 [details]   

original description  (of Tridacna acuticostata G. B. Sowerby III, 1912) Sowerby, G. B. III. (1912). Notes on the shells of <i>Tridacna</i>, and description of a new species. <em>Proceedings of the Malacological Society.</em> 10(1): 29-31., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/15236982
page(s): 30-31 [details]   

original description  (of Tridacna maxima var. fossor Hedley, 1921) Hedley, C. (1921). A revision of the Australian <i>Tridacna</i>. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 13 (4): 163-172, pls 27-34.
page(s): 171 [details]   

original description  (of Tridacna troughtoni Iredale, 1927) Iredale, T. (1927). New molluscs from Vanikoro. <em>Records of the Australian Museum.</em> 16(1): 73-80, pl. 5., available online at http://www.australianmuseum.net.au/Uploads/Journals/16812/781_complete.pdf
page(s): 75, pl. 5 figs 9-10 [details]   

original description  (of Tridachnes maxima Röding, 1798) Röding, P. F. (1798). Museum Boltenianum sive Catalogus cimeliorum e tribus regnis naturæ quæ olim collegerat Joa. Fried Bolten, M. D. p. d. per XL. annos proto physicus Hamburgensis. Pars secunda continens Conchylia sive Testacea univalvia, bivalvia & multivalvia. Trapp, Hamburg, viii + 199 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/16230659
page(s): 177 [details]   

original description  (of Tridacna detruncata Bianconi, 1869) Bianconi, G. G. (1869). [Specimina zoologica Mosambicana] Rendiconto dell'adunanza del 25 Febbraio 1869. <em>Rendiconto delle Sessioni dell'Accademia delle Scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna.</em> 1868-1869: 54-55., available online at https://books.google.it/books?id=sW5EAQAAMAAJ&hl=it&pg=RA3-PA54
page(s): 55 [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Morton, B. & Morton, J. (1983). <i>The sea shore ecology of Hong Kong</i>. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press. 350 pp.  [details]   

basis of record Bonfitto A., Sabelli B., Tommasini S. & Herbert D. (1994). Marine molluscan taxa from Mozambique described by G.G. Bianconi and preserved in the Zoological Museum of the Univerity of Bologna. Annals of the Natal Museum 35:133-138. , available online at https://journals.co.za/doi/10.10520/AJA03040798_235 [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Poorten, J.J. ter, 2009. The Cardiidae of the Panglao Marine Biodiversity Project 2004 and the Panglao 2005 Deep-Sea Cruise with descriptions of four new species (Bivalvia). <i>Vita Malacologica</i> 8: 9-96 [21 November 2009] . Available online at http://dare.uva.nl/record/340850, available online at http://dare.uva.nl/record/340850 [details]   
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

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Type locality Not given, designated ‘Mauritius’ (Rosewater, 1965: 389) [details]

Type material Lectotype selected by Rosewater (1965: 389): Chemnitz, 1784: pl. 49 fig. 495 [details]
LanguageName 
English small giant clamelongated clamelongate clam  [details]
German Längliche RiesenmuschelKleine Riesenmuschel  [details]
Japanese シラナミガイ  [details]