Malleus regula   Forsskal,  1775 (Oyster)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Mollusca
Class: Bivalvia
Order:Pterioida
Family:Malleidae

Description

Synonym (s)
Fundella lioyi Gregorio, 1884
Himantopoda truncata Schumacher, 1817
Malleus aquatilis Reeve, 1858
Malleus decurtatus Lamarck, 1819
Malleus maculosus Reeve, 1858
Malleus obvolutus de Folin in de Folin & Perier, 1867
Malleus panamensis Morch, 1861
Malleus rufipunctatus Reeve, 1858
Malleus solitarius Reeve, 1858
Malleus vesiculatus Reeve, 1858
Malleus vulsellatus Lamarck, 1819
Ostrea regula Forsskal in Niebuhr, 1775
Ostrea valsella Gmelin, 1791
Parimalleus cursator Iredale, 1931
Parimalleus rex Iredale, 1939
Pinna aenigmatica Turton, 1932
Pinna saccata Turton, 1932
Pinna saccata similis Turton, 1932

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andamans INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, South Andaman, Aberdeen Bay INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Chidiya Tapu INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Long Island INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Neil Island (Lat: 11.83) (Long: 93.05) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Phoenix Bay INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Rangachang INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Subba Rao, NV and Dey, A (2000) Catalogue of marine molluscs of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Occasional paper no 187 Records of the Zoological Survey of India ZSI 1-323 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

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