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Bivalvia Veneroida Tellinidae 

Arcopella casta (Hanley, 1844)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Tellina casta Hanley, 1844


north Queensland to Gulf of Carpentaria {Lampr1992x60} Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, South China Sea {Bernard&Cai&Morton1993}

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Gulf of Carpentaria
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaIndonesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaMalaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaThailand (E)


depth: intertidal 
eCode: in sand 


 Bernard, F.R., Cai, Y.Y. & Morton, B. 1993. p.88 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.94, no. 322 [{as Tellina (Pinguitellina) casta Hanley, 1844}]  Alternate taxonomic arrangement


                  Tellinidae *
                      Arcopella Thiele, 1934
                        Arcopella casta (Hanley, 1844)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=17290) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-02-26.