OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Veneroida Lucinidae 

Wallucina assimilis (Angas, 1868)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Wallucina jacksonensis auct.
   Loripes assimilis Angas, 1868
   Lucina (Loripes?) jacksonensis Smith, 1885


south Western Australia, Victoria, Tasmania to New South Wales

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


depth: intertidal 
substrate: sand 


 Glover, E. & Taylor, J. D. 2001. p.288 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.18 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.46 General reference
 May, W.L. 1923. p.133, pl. 7, fig. 19 General reference


                  Lucinidae Fleming, 1828
                    Wallucina Iredale, 1930
                      Wallucina assimilis (Angas, 1868)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16567) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-05-10.