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Bivalvia Veneroida Lucinidae 

Codakia (Codakia) paytenorum (Iredale, 1937)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Lucina interrupta Reeve, 1850
   Lentillaria paytenorum Iredale, 1937
   Codakia paytenorum (Iredale, 1937)

Common Name

Payten's Codakia p.309 [For Lentilaria paytenorum]      Allan, J. 1950.  
Red-margined Lucine p.56, pl.57C      Wilson, B 2002.  


Lord Howe Island, Middleton Reef, offshore Queensland to Torres Strait and offshore, north Western Australia

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificLord Howe (Australia)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea


depth: intertidal 
substrate: sand 


 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.42 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. & Zuschin, M. 2000. p.23-24, fig. 4a Distribution


                  Lucinidae Fleming, 1828
                    Codakia Scopoli, 1777
                      Codakia (Codakia) Scopoli, 1777
                        Codakia (Codakia) paytenorum (Iredale, 1937)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16529) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2004-04-28.