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Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Veneroida Tellinidae 

Pinguitellina pinguis (Hanley, 1844)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Tellina (Arcopagia) nux auct.
   Acropagia (Pinguitellina) robusta auct.
   Tellina pinguis Hanley, 1844
   Pinguitellina pinguis (Hanley, 1844)
   Tellina (Arcopagia) savignyi Adams, 1871
   Pinguitellina nucella Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938


south Queensland coastal and Great Barrier Reef {Lampr1992x60} South China Sea, Hainan, Okinawa, Honshu, Japan to Hawaii {Bernard&Cai&Morton1993}

  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.13 


depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal [{to 20 metres f1{Bernard&Cai&Morton1993}f2fs24 f0fs17 par }]
substrate: mud 
substrate: sand 


 Bernard, F.R., Cai, Y.Y. & Morton, B. 1993. p.92 Secondary source
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.94, no. 321 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.151 [ Synonymy; distribution; biology and ecology; remarks ]  General reference


                  Tellinidae *
                    Arcopagiinae Kuroda & Habe, 1981
                      Pinguitellina Iredale, 1925
                        Pinguitellina pinguis (Hanley, 1844)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=17288) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by benamy on 2002-09-17.