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Bivalvia Veneroida Crassatellidae 

Eucrassatella cumingii (A. Adams, 1854)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Eucrassatella cumingi cumingi auct.
   Crassatellites cumingiana auct.
   Crassatella cumingii A. Adams, 1854
   Eucrassatella genuina Iredale, 1936
   Eucrassatella cumingii baxteri Iredale, 1936
   Eucrassatella cumingii wardiana Iredale, 1936

Common Name

Cuming's Crassatella p.304      Allan, J. 1950.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales


depth: continental shelf [ to 90m ]
depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: sand 


 Darragh, T.A. 1964. p.8, pl. 2, figs 6, 9 [ distribution; synonymy; type data ]  General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.16 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.58 General reference


                  Crassatellidae Ferussac, 1822
                    Eucrassatella Iredale, 1924
                      Eucrassatella (Unplaced)
                        Eucrassatella (Unplaced) cumingii (A. Adams, 1854)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16758) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2002-01-16.