OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Veneroida Psammobiidae 

Heteroglypta Martens, 1880

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Heteroglypta von Martens, 1880

Included taxa

   Heteroglypta dispar (Deshayes, 1855)
   Heteroglypta contraria (Deshayes, 1863)


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland


 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.25 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.163 [ Lamprell 1992 places subgenus Heteroglypta as under genus Asaphis; Synonymy; distribution; biology and ecology; remarks ]  General reference


                  Psammobiidae Fleming, 1828
                    Heteroglypta Martens, 1880


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=17599) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by bouchet genera on 2002-07-16.