WoRMS taxon details

Timoclea ovata (Pennant, 1777)

141929  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:141929)

accepted
Species
marine
(of Venus ovata Pennant, 1777) Pennant, T. (1777). British Zoology, vol. IV. Crustacea. Mollusca. Testacea. <em>London.</em> i-viii, 1-154, Plates 1-93., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127011
page(s): 97, pl. 56 fig. 56 [details]   
MolluscaBase eds. (2020). MolluscaBase. Timoclea ovata (Pennant, 1777). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=141929 on 2020-07-04
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original description  (of Venus ovata Pennant, 1777) Pennant, T. (1777). British Zoology, vol. IV. Crustacea. Mollusca. Testacea. <em>London.</em> i-viii, 1-154, Plates 1-93., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/127011
page(s): 97, pl. 56 fig. 56 [details]   

original description  (of Venus pectinula Lamarck, 1818) Lamarck [J.-B. M.] de. (1818). <i>Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres</i>. Tome 5. Paris: Deterville/Verdière, 612 pp. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/46337 [details]   

original description  (of Venus alope Brusina, 1870) Brusina S. (1870). Ipsa Chiereghinii Conchylia ovvero contribuzione pella malacologia adriatica. Pisa, Biblioteca Malacologica pp. 280 , available online at https://archive.org/stream/ipsachiereghini00chiegoog
page(s): 78; note: ex Chiereghini ms. [details]   

original description  (of Venus myrrha Brusina, 1870) Brusina S. (1870). Ipsa Chiereghinii Conchylia ovvero contribuzione pella malacologia adriatica. Pisa, Biblioteca Malacologica pp. 280 , available online at https://archive.org/stream/ipsachiereghini00chiegoog
page(s): 77-78; note: ex Chiereghini ms.  [details]   

original description  (of Venus ovata var. lutea Jeffreys, 1864) Jeffreys J.G. (1862-1869). <i>British conchology</i>. Vol. 1: pp. cxiv + 341 [1862]. Vol. 2: pp. 479 [1864]. Vol. 3: pp. 394 [1865]. Vol. 4: pp. 487 [1867]. Vol. 5: pp. 259 [1869]. London, van Voorst. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55187 [details]   

original description  (of Venus ovata var. trigona Jeffreys, 1864) Jeffreys J.G. (1862-1869). <i>British conchology</i>. Vol. 1: pp. cxiv + 341 [1862]. Vol. 2: pp. 479 [1864]. Vol. 3: pp. 394 [1865]. Vol. 4: pp. 487 [1867]. Vol. 5: pp. 259 [1869]. London, van Voorst. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/55187
page(s): 343 [details]   

original description  (of Venus ovata var. transversa Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893) Bucquoy E., Dautzenberg P. & Dollfus G. (1887-1898). <i>Les mollusques marins du Roussillon</i>. Tome II. Pélécypodes. Paris, J.B. Baillière & fils 884 p., 99 pl. [pp. 1-24, pl. 1-6, 1887; pp. 25-60, pl. 7-11, 1888; pp. 61-112, pl. 12-21, 1889; pp. 113-172, pl. 22-29, 1890; pp. 173-220, pl. 30-37, 1891; pp. 221-320, pl. 38-51, 1892; pp. 321-450, pl. 52-67, 1893; pp. 453-540, pl. 68-70, 1895; pp. 541-620, pl. 79-88, 1896; pp. 621-884, pl. 89-99, 1898]. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/103592 [details]   

original description  (of Venus ovata var. marmorata Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893) Bucquoy E., Dautzenberg P. & Dollfus G. (1887-1898). <i>Les mollusques marins du Roussillon</i>. Tome II. Pélécypodes. Paris, J.B. Baillière & fils 884 p., 99 pl. [pp. 1-24, pl. 1-6, 1887; pp. 25-60, pl. 7-11, 1888; pp. 61-112, pl. 12-21, 1889; pp. 113-172, pl. 22-29, 1890; pp. 173-220, pl. 30-37, 1891; pp. 221-320, pl. 38-51, 1892; pp. 321-450, pl. 52-67, 1893; pp. 453-540, pl. 68-70, 1895; pp. 541-620, pl. 79-88, 1896; pp. 621-884, pl. 89-99, 1898]. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/103592 [details]   

original description  (of Venus ovata var. paucicostata Bucquoy, Dautzenberg & Dollfus, 1893) Bucquoy E., Dautzenberg P. & Dollfus G. (1887-1898). <i>Les mollusques marins du Roussillon</i>. Tome II. Pélécypodes. Paris, J.B. Baillière & fils 884 p., 99 pl. [pp. 1-24, pl. 1-6, 1887; pp. 25-60, pl. 7-11, 1888; pp. 61-112, pl. 12-21, 1889; pp. 113-172, pl. 22-29, 1890; pp. 173-220, pl. 30-37, 1891; pp. 221-320, pl. 38-51, 1892; pp. 321-450, pl. 52-67, 1893; pp. 453-540, pl. 68-70, 1895; pp. 541-620, pl. 79-88, 1896; pp. 621-884, pl. 89-99, 1898]. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/103592 [details]   

context source (BeRMS 2020) Bio-environmental research group; Institute of Agricultural and Fisheries research (ILVO), Belgium; (2016): Macrobenthos monitoring at long-term monitoring stations in the Belgian part of the North Sea from 2001 on. [details]   

basis of record Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca. in: Costello, M.J. et al. (eds), European Register of Marine Species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. <em>Patrimoines Naturels.</em> 50: 180-213. (look up in IMIS[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]   

identification resource Cosel R. von & Gofas S. (2019). Marine bivalves of tropical West Africa: from Rio de Oro to southern Angola. <em>Faune et Flore Tropicales.</em> 48: 1-1104.
page(s): 882-883 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Classification Abbott (1974) considers Timoclea Brown, 1827 as a subgenus of Chione Megerle van Mühlfeld, 1811. However, we follow the majority of European authors to use them both as seperate genera. [details]
LanguageName 
Danish nettegnet venusmusling  [details]
Dutch ovale venusschelp  [details]
English oval venus  [details]
German Ovale Venusmuschel  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål lammeskjell  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk lammeskjel  [details]
Swedish radiärstrimmig venusmussla  [details]