OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Veneroida Mactridae 

Raeta (Raetella) pulchella (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Poromya pulchella A. Adams & Reeve, 1850
   Raetellops pulchella (Adams & Reeve, 1850)
   Mactra rostralis Reeve, 1854
   Raeta yokohamensis Pilsbry, 1895
   Raetella tenuis Dall, 1898
   Raeta elliptica Yokoyama, 1922


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaEast China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaYellow Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSea of Japan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaTaiwan
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaMalaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaChinaHong Kong (Xianggang)
     Valentich-Scott, P. 2003. p.296 


depth: continental shelf [ 10-50m (Japan and China) ]
substrate: mud [ ]
substrate: sand [ fine sand bottom (Japan and China) ]


  Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999. p.479 Distribution
 Habe, T. 1964. p.195 Biology and ecology
 Harry, H.W. 1969. p.17 Contains synonymy
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.246 General reference
 Purchon, R.D., and Morris, S. 1981. p.325 Distribution


                  Mactridae Lamarck, 1809
                    Pteropsellinae Keen, 1966
                      Raeta Gray, 1853
                        Raeta (Raetella) Dall, 1898
                          Raeta (Raetella) pulchella (A. Adams & Reeve, 1850)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=17146) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-09-17.