Spondylus victoriae

Spondylus victoriae

Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eutriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Neotriploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Eucoelomata  ⇒ Superstamm: Eutrochozoa  ⇒ Stamm: Mollusca  ⇒ Klasse: Bivalvia  ⇒ Unterklasse: Pteriomorphia  ⇒ Klade: Ostreomorphi  ⇒ Klade: Ostreioni  ⇒ Klade: Ostreata  ⇒ Überordnung: Ostreiformii  ⇒ Ordnung: Ostreida  ⇒ Unterordnung: Pectinina  ⇒ Überfamilie: Spondyloidea  ⇒ Familie: Spondylidae  ⇒ Gattung: Spondylus

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Sowerby, 1843

Other languages


Spondylus victoriae

Additional data by PBDB, License: CC BY

Motility: attached, stationary
Habit: epifaunal
Environment: marine

suspension feeder

Compositon of the remains:

Aragonite, low Mg Calcite

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 68)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • B. Wilson, 2002 - - A handbook to Australian Seashells (), - (book/book chapter, English)
  • K. Lamprell, 1998 - - Bivalves of Australia (2), - (book, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) tN03LXLnHkaBomAPwuMqzw
GUID (Global unique identifier) 2D37DDB4-E772-461E-81A2-600FC2E32ACF
Database ID 104688