OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Veneroida Psammobiidae 

Gari (Gari) truncata (Linnaeus, 1767)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Tellina truncata Linnaeus, 1767
   Gari vulgaris Schumacher, 1817
   Psammobia caerulescens Lamarck, 1818
   Psammobia pulchella Lamarck, 1818
   Psammobia bipartita Philippi, 1849
   Pssamobia arakanensis E.A. Smith, 1904


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian Ocean
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-China
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaChinaHong Kong (Xianggang)
     Valentich-Scott, P. 2003. p.294 


depth: continental shelf [ to 50 metres ]
depth: intertidal [ from 0 metres ]
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal [ ]
depth: subtidal 
substrate: sand [ ]


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.185-186, pl. 67, fig. 5 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.108 General reference
 Willan, R.C. 1993. p.14, figs. 1-2, 38-48 Contains synonymy


                  Psammobiidae Fleming, 1828
                    Gari Schumacher, 1817
                      Gari (Gari) Schumacher, 1817
                        Gari (Gari) truncata (Linnaeus, 1767)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=17529) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-09-17.