OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Veneroida Lucinidae 

Myrtea (Myrtea) mayi (Gatliff & Gabriel, 1911)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Lucina mayi Gatliff & Gabriel, 1911


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


depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal [ to 15 m ]
substrate: sand 


 Cotton, B.C. 1961. p.212 [ as Notomyrtea mayi ]  General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.46 General reference
 Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962. p.327, fig. 371 General reference


                  Lucinidae Fleming, 1828
                    Myrtea Turton, 1822
                      Myrtea (Myrtea) Turton, 1822
                        Myrtea (Myrtea) mayi (Gatliff & Gabriel, 1911)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16574) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-02-05.