Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Mollusca > Class Bivalvia > Subclass Pteriomorphia > Order Pectinoida > Superfamily Pectinoidea > Family Pectinidae > Subfamily Chlamydinae > Tribe Mimachlamydini > Genus Mimachlamys

Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758)

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

MimachlamysIredale, 1929accepted genus name

Species group names

Chlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758) synonym

Children

Mimachlamys varia nivea (Macgillivray, 1825)

Vernaculars (+) (-)

 Danish: varierende kammusling sources: PESI (A Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure) focal points
 Dutch: bonte mantel sources: Soortenlijst Nederland - Marien
 Greek: Καλόγρια; Πολύχρωμο χτένι; Χλαμύδα

Literature

basis of record

Schiaparelli, Stefano (2006). Bivalvi, in: Revisione della Checklist della fauna marina italiana.

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External Links

Link To GBIF

Citation

Gofas, S. (2012). Mimachlamys varia (Linnaeus, 1758). 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:236719

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Occurrence

 Present  Absent  Doubtful  Native  Introduced  Naturalised  Invasive  Managed  No data

Environment


marine, not fresh, not terrestrial

Importance

no data

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Last modified

2010-03-17 by Serge Gofas

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