OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Veneroida Tridacnidae 

Hippopus Lamarck, 1799

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Hippopus Lamarck, 1799
   Pelvis Megerle, 1811
   Cerceis Gistel, 1848

Included taxa

   Hippopus hippopus Linnaeus, 1758
   Hippopus hippopus (LINNAEUS, 1758)
   Hippopus porcellanus Rosewater, 1982


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia Throughout Region
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceania


 Rosewater, J. 1965. p.361 General reference


                  Tridacnidae Lamarck, 1819
                    Hippopus Lamarck, 1799


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=16993) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by bouchet genera on 2002-07-16.