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Bivalvia Arcoida Glycymerididae 

Glycymeris (Tucetilla) crebreliratus (Sowerby, 1889)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Pectunculus crebreliratus Sowerby, 1889
   Glycymeris capricornea Hedley, 1906
   Pectunculus setiger Ohdner, 1917
   Pectunculus mertoni Boettger, 1918
   Glycymeris amamiensis Kuroda, 1930
   Tucetilla capricornea intervenens Iredale, 1939


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia


depth: shallow subtidal [ to 5m depth ]
substrate: sand 


 Habe, T. 1964. p.165, pl. 50, fig. 2 [ as G. (Tucetilla) amamiensis; illustration, description, distribution, habitat ]  General reference
 Iredale, T. 1939. p.301, pl. 4, fig. 12 [ as T. capricornea; illustration, description, distribution, habitat ]  General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.7, pl.2, fig. 11 [ illustration, description, distribution, habitat ]  General reference


                  Glycymerididae Newton, 1922
                    Glycymeris da Costa, 1778
                      Glycymeris (Tucetilla) Iredale, 1939
                        Glycymeris (Tucetilla) crebreliratus (Sowerby, 1889)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16043) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-06-25.