OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Veneroida Cardiidae 

Acrosterigma dianthinum (Melvill & Standen, 1899)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cardium (Trachycardium) dianthinum Melvill & Standen, 1899


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia


 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.64, fig. 195 [ illustration, description, habitat, distribution ]  General reference
 Melvill, J.C. & Standen, R. 1899. p.190, pl. 11, figs 25, 25a [ as C. (Trachycardium) dianthinum; illustration, description, locality ]  General reference
 Vidal, J. 1999. p.313, figs 14g-i, table 29 [ synonymy, illustration, type data, material examined, distribution, description, discussion ]  General reference


                  Cardiidae Lamarck, 1809
                    Trachycardiinae Steward, 1930
                      Acrosterigma Dall, 1900
                        Acrosterigma dianthinum (Melvill & Standen, 1899)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16833) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2002-01-28.