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Bivalvia Ostreoida Propeamussiidae 

Propeamussium sibogai (Dautzenberg & Bavay, 1904)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Amussium sibogai Dautzenberg & Bavay, 1904

Common Name

Kurage-tsukihi B507 [Higo et al, 1999, species number: B507]       Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesiaSulawesi (Celebes)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesiaNusa Tenggara (Lesser Sunda Islands)Bali
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSouth Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew CaledoniaLoyalty Islands (Iles Loyaute)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificVanuatu
     Dijkstra, H.H 2001. p.81 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificWallis and Futuna
     Dijkstra, H.H 2001. p.81 


depth: continental slope [ 210-268m alive {DIJKSTRA1997A}, 430-575m alive {DIJKSTRA1995A} ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: in sand 


 Dijkstra, H.H 2001. p.81 General reference
 Dijkstra, H.H. 1995. p.23, figs 19-22 [ synonymy, type data, New Caledonian area material, distribution, description, remarks ]  General reference
 Dijkstra, H.H. 1997. p.78-79, pl. 3, figs. 1-3 [ synonymy, type information, distribution and remarks ]  General reference
 Dijkstra, H.H. & Kastoro, W.W. 1997. p.253, figs 24-29 [ Siboga material, general distribution, discussion of closly similar species ]  General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.16 New combination
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.66, pl. 27, figs 1, 1a General reference


                    Propeamussiidae Abbott, 1954
                      Propeamussium de Gregorio, 1884
                        Propeamussium sibogai (Dautzenberg & Bavay, 1904)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16213) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-09-26.