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Pinctada imbricata radiata (Leach, 1814)

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Avicula radiata Leach, 1814 (original combination)
Pinctada radiata (Leach, 1814)· accepted, alternate representation
Not documented
MolluscaBase (2018). Pinctada imbricata radiata (Leach, 1814). Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2018) European Register of Marine Species at: on 2020-12-01
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2020). European Register of Marine Species. Pinctada imbricata radiata (Leach, 1814). Accessed at: on 2020-12-01
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original description  (of Avicula radiata Leach, 1814) Leach, W. E. (1814-1817). Zoological miscellany: being descriptions of new or interesting animals. <em>London.</em> Vol. 1</i> [1814]. Vol. 2 [1815], Vol. 3 [1817]., available online at
page(s): 98; pl. 43 [details]   

original description  (of Avicula radiata var. canarina Philippi, 1849) Philippi, R. A. (1849). Centuria tertia testaceorum novorum. <em>Zeitschrift für Malakozoologie.</em> 5(10): 151-160 [March 1849]; 5(11): 161-176 [March 1849]; 5(12): 186-192 [April 1849]; 6(2): 17-26 [May1849]., available online at
page(s): 22 [details]   

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. <em>BioInvasions Records.</em> 1: 235-245., available online at [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

additional source Cunha R.L., Blanc F., Bonhomme F. & Arnaud-Haond S. (2011) Evolutionary patterns in pearl oysters of the genus <i>Pinctada</i> (Bivalvia: Pteriidae). <i>Marine Biotechnology</i> 13: 181–192., available online at [details]   

status source Tëmkin I. (2010) Molecular phylogeny of pearl oysters and their relatives (Mollusca, Bivalvia, Pterioidea). <i>BMC Evolutionary Biology</i> 10: 342., available online at [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

English rayed pearl oyster [from synonym]  [details]
Pinctada radiata (Leach, 1814) Juvenile specimen from La Goulette, Tunisia (among seagrass Cymodocea nodosa, 29.09.2008), actual size 10 mm.
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Pinctada radiata (juvenile)
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To NMNH Extant Collection (IZ MOL 598200 Pearl)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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