CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Mollusca (phylum)  »  Bivalvia (class)  »  Pectinoida (order)  »  Cyclochlamydidae (family)

CAAB Code: 23 271008 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Chlamydella favus    (Hedley, 1902)
CAAB category: 23 - Mollusca - non-Gastropod groups
Family: Cyclochlamydidae (deepwater scallops) - show full list
Common Name: [deepwater scallop]
Recent Synonyms: Cyclochlamys favus
Cyclopecten favus
Organism Type: deepwater scallop

Museum of Victoria 313|3966
World Register of Marine Species    Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2016-05-11
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Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
South Pacific (Fiji etc.)
Tropical Indo-Pacific (countries N/NE Australia)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Grove, S.J. Kershaw, R,C, Smith, B.J. Turner, E., 2006. A systematic list of the marine molluscs of Tasmania., Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery Occasional Paper, Vol. 8: 1-120.
Scientific Name
verified against
Dijkstra, H.H. Beu, A.G., 2018. Living scallops of Australia and adjacent waters (Mollusca: Bivalvia: Pectinoidea: Propeamussiidae, Cyclochlamydidae and Pectinidae)., Records of the Australian Museum, Vol. 70(2): 113-330. .

Record details

Record entered on 21-Mar-2007 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 29-May-2018 14:05 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: update distribution
Modification history:
05-DEC-2012: update genus (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous family sequence: 1)
 (previous genus name: Cyclochlamys)
 (previous authority: Hedley)
17-NOV-2014: add synonym (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
18-MAY-2015: add MoV number (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
16-SEP-2015: add MoV number (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
29-MAY-2018: update distribution (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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