Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Mollusca > Class: Bivalvia > Order: Pterioida > Family: Pinnidae > Genus: Pinna > Species: Pinna nobilis > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Pinna nobilis var. gangisa De Gregorio, 1885 Renard J, B.I.M.M. and M.N.H.N.
Pinna nobilis var. pisciformis De Gregorio, 1885 Renard J, B.I.M.M. and M.N.H.N.
Pinna nobilis var. intermilla De Gregorio, 1885 Renard J, B.I.M.M. and M.N.H.N.
Pinna nobilis var. latella De Gregorio, 1885 Renard J, B.I.M.M. and M.N.H.N.
Pinna nobilis var. magus De Gregorio, 1885 Renard J, B.I.M.M. and M.N.H.N.
Pinna nobilis var. polii B.D.D., 1890 Renard J, B.I.M.M. and M.N.H.N.
Pinna nobilis var. rarisquama B.D.D., 1890 Renard J, B.I.M.M. and M.N.H.N.
Pinna nobilis var. dilatata Pallary, 1906 Renard J, B.I.M.M. and M.N.H.N.
Pinna nobilis var. nana Pallary, 1919 Renard J, B.I.M.M. and M.N.H.N.

Pinna nobilis Linnaeus, 1758

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Not evaluated (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Marine Mediterranean - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Most preferred habitats
  • coastal
  • marine inlets and transitional waters
Natura 2000 species code 1028

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Threat and conservation status

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
Synonym Author
Pinna squamosa Gmelin, 1791
Pinna muricata (Poli, 1791)
Pinna incurvata Von Born, 1780
Pinna gigas Chemnitz, 1785
Pinna obeliscus Chemnitz, 1785
Pinna angustana Lamarck, 1819
Pinna cornuformis Brusina, 1870
Pinna ensiformis Monterosato, 1884
Pinna nigella de Gregorio, 1885
Pinna rotundata sensu auct. non Linnaeus, 1758
Pinna vitrea Gmelin, 1791
Pinna squammosa Réquien, 1848
Pinna nobilis var. gangisa De Gregorio, 1885
Pinna nobilis var. pisciformis De Gregorio, 1885
Pinna nobilis var. intermilla De Gregorio, 1885
Pinna nobilis var. latella De Gregorio, 1885
Pinna nobilis var. magus De Gregorio, 1885
Pinna nobilis var. polii B.D.D., 1890
Pinna nobilis var. rarisquama B.D.D., 1890
Pinna nobilis var. dilatata Pallary, 1906
Pinna nobilis var. nana Pallary, 1919

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Fauna Europaea search Fauna Europaea
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Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
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Wikipedia Wikipedia
WoRMS World Register of Marine Species

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Summary of derogations for species

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10 items found, displaying all items.1
Region From Until Justification Activity Impact
Malta 2012-01-23 2012-07-31 Since it was not possible to determine beforehand the number of specimens that one would encounter during such a survey, a limit could not be given. Transport In view that this derogation was limited to the measurement of live specimens and only the collection of the shells of dead individuals, it was deemed that this derogation would not have a negative impact on the population.
Malta 2012-01-23 2012-07-31 Since it was not possible to determine beforehand the number of specimens that one would encounter during such a survey, a limit could not be given. Disturbance of live specimens; Taking & keeping of dead specimens In view that this derogation was limited to the measurement of live specimens and only the collection of the shells of dead individuals, it was deemed that this derogation would not have a negative impact on the population.
Friuli-Venezia Giulia 2012-01-01 2012-12-31 Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Friuli-Venezia Giulia 2012-01-01 2012-12-31 Measurements, blood sampling and radio-tagging No evidence of a significant impact
Friuli-Venezia Giulia 2011-06-17 2011-12-31 Capture No evidence of a significant impact
Friuli-Venezia Giulia 2011-06-17 2011-12-31 Measurements, blood sampling and radio-tagging No evidence of a significant impact
Slovenia 2010-05-12 2060-05-12 na posamezni lokaciji usmrti največ pet osebkov živali določene vrste na leto Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-12 2060-05-12 na posamezni lokaciji usmrti največ pet osebkov živali določene vrste na leto Killing ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-12 2060-05-12 na posamezni lokaciji usmrti največ pet osebkov živali določene vrste na leto Capture ni vpliva na populacijo
Slovenia 2010-05-12 2060-05-12 na posamezni lokaciji usmrti največ pet osebkov živali določene vrste na leto Killing ni vpliva na populacijo
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