OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Ostreoida Pectinidae 

Excellichlamys histrionica (Gmelin, 1791)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Ostrea histrionica Gmelin, 1791
   Pecten parvus Sowerby, 1835


  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  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 RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory


eCode: in coral rubble 


 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.30 General reference
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.39, pl. 14, fig. 6 General reference
 Rombouts, A. 1991. p.39 [ see notes on the species complex of E. parva, E. historionica and E. spectabilis ]  General reference


                    Pectinidae Wilkes, 1810
                      Excellichlamys Iredale, 1939
                        Excellichlamys histrionica (Gmelin, 1791)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16362) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.