Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Bivalvia > Subclass Pteriomorphia > Order Pectinoida > Superfamily Pectinoidea > Family Pectinidae > Subfamily Palliolinae > Genus Palliolum

Palliolum tigerinum (O. F. Müller, 1776)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

PalliolumMonterosato, 1884accepted genus name

Species group names

Pecten tigerinus O. F. Müller, 1776 basionym
Camptonectes tigrinus (O. F. Müller, 1776) synonym
Pecten tigerinus O. F. Müller, 1776 synonym

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Bokmål (Norwegian): tigerskjell sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Danish: tigerkammusling sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: tijgerpels sources: Backeljau, T. (1986). Lijst van de recente mariene mollusken van België [List of the recent marine molluscs of Belgium]. Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen: Brussels, Belgium. 106 pp.
 English: tiger scallop sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 English-United States: Tiger Scallop sources: Charles Hussey
 Norwegian Bokmål: tigerskjell sources: Zoologiae Danicae Prodromus: 248
 Norwegian Nynorsk: tigerskjel sources: Zoologiae Danicae Prodromus: 248
 Nynorsk (Norwegian): tigerskjel


basis of record

Gofas, S.; Le Renard, J.; Bouchet, P. (2001). Mollusca, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 180-213

additional source

Muller, Y. (2004). Faune et flore du littoral du Nord, du Pas-de-Calais et de la Belgique: inventaire. [Coastal fauna and flora of the Nord, Pas-de-Calais and Belgium: inventory]. Commission Régionale de Biologie Région Nord Pas-de-Calais: France. 307 pp.

additional source

Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.) (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp.





External Links

Link To GBIF


Rosenberg, G.; Gofas, S. (2012). Palliolum tigerinum (O. F. Müller, 1776). In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2012) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:140710




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