WoRMS taxon details

Tridacna maxima (Röding, 1798)

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

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Röding P.F. (1798). <i>Museum Boltenianum</i> 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): 171 [details]   

(of Tridachnes maxima Röding, 1798) Röding P.F. (1798). <i>Museum Boltenianum</i> 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 [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. (2021). MolluscaBase. Tridacna maxima (Röding, 1798). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=207675 on 2021-05-18
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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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original description Röding P.F. (1798). <i>Museum Boltenianum</i> 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): 171 [details]   

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 [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 http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4254470
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 http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4254470 [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 2nd (ed.), Thesaurus conchyliorum, or monographs of genera of shells, vol. 5 (41-42): 179-182, pl. 485-489, 489*. London, privately published.
page(s): 181-182 [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 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). <i>Museum Boltenianum</i> 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 [details]   

original description  (of Tridacna detruncata Bianconi, 1869) Bianconi, J.J. (1869). Specimina zoologica Mosambicana. Fasciculus XVII. <em>Memorie della Accademia delle Scienze dell'Istituto di Bologna, sér. 2.</em> 199-222; Pls. I-IV.
page(s): 220-221, pl. III fig. 2 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

context source (HKRMS) Morton B. & Morton JE. (1983). The sea shore ecology of Hong Kong. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press. [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.  [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]   
 
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From editor or global species database
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]