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Bivalvia Veneroida Psammobiidae 

Gari (Psammodonax) rasilis (Melvill & Standen, 1899)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Psammobia rasilis Melvill & Standen, 1899


Lord Howe Island to Shark Bay, Western Australia

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral W coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificLord Howe (Australia)
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia


depth: intertidal 
substrate: in sand 


 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.108 General reference
 Willan, R.C. 1993. p.72, figs. 237-242, 407 Contains synonymy


                  Psammobiidae Fleming, 1828
                    Gari Schumacher, 1817
                      Gari (Psammodonax) Cossmann, 1887
                        Gari (Psammodonax) rasilis (Melvill & Standen, 1899)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=17560) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-03-21.