OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Arcoida Glycymerididae 

Tucetona flabellata (Tenison-Woods, 1878)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Pectunculus flabellatus Tenison-Woods, 1878
   Pectunculus orbicularis Angas, 1879
   Pectunculus beddomei Smith, 1885

Common Name

Flabellated Dog Cockle p.250, fig. 2      Allan, J. 1950.  
Fan-like Dog Cockle p.280, fig. 319      Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricS Gulfs coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Australian Bight
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricTas. coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)South Australia
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Tasmania
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaSouth Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaTasmania
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria


depth: subtidal 
substrate: sand 


 Allan, J. 1950. p.250, fig. 2 [ illustration, description, distribution, habitat ]  General reference
 Cotton, B.C. 1961. p.58, fig. 46 [ as G. flabellatus; illustration, description, distribution, habitat ]  General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.9 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. pl. 3, fig. 16 [ illustration, description, distribution, habitat ]  General reference
 Ludbrook, N.H. 1978. p.40, pl. 1, figs 15, 16 [ as G. (Tucetona) flabellata; illustration, description, distribution, fossil distribution ]  General reference
 Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962. p.280, fig. 319 [ illustration, description, distribution, habitat ]  General reference
 May, W.L. 1923. pl. 2, fig. 6 [ illustration, distribution ]  General reference
 Pritchard, G.B. & Gatliff, J.H. 1904. p.242 [ synonymy up to 1901 ]  Synonomy
 Tate, R. 1887. p.103 [ as P. flabellatus; synonymy, distribution, description ]  General reference


                  Glycymerididae Newton, 1922
                    Tucetona Iredale, 1939
                      Tucetona flabellata (Tenison-Woods, 1878)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16060) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-08-07.