OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Nuculoida Nuculidae 

Nucula nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Nucula pulchra (non Hinds, 1843) auct.
   Nucula convexa (non Sowerby, 1833) of Turton, 1932 auct.
   Nucula radiata (non Forbes & Hanley, 1853)of Sowerby, 1889b: 157 auct.
   N. sculpturata (non Sowerby, 1904) of Bartsch 1915: 181 auct.
   ?Nucula tumidula (non Malm, 1860) of Thiele in Thiele & Jaeckel, 1931: 37. auct.
   Arca nucleus Linnaeus, 1758


  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereSouth Africa (Cape marine Province)
     Kilburn, R. N. .  


 Allen, J.A. 1954. p.457 General reference
 Barnard, K.H. 1964. p.361 General reference
 Dodge, H. 1952. p.160 General reference
 Gofas, S. & Salas, C. 1996. p.429 General reference
 Kilburn, R. N. .  General reference
 Kilburn, R.N. 1999. p.249 (refs), figs 4-6. Secondary source


                  Nuculidae J.E. Gray, 1824
                    Nuculinae J.E. Gray, 1824
                      Nucula Lamarck, 1799
                        Nucula nucleus (Linnaeus, 1758)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=106207) created by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-08-16. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-08-16.