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Bivalvia Veneroida Solecurtidae 

Solecurtus philippinarum (Dunker, 1862)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Macha philippinarum Dunker, 1862


{north Queensland, Great Barrier Reef, Northern Territory to north Western Australia {Lampr1992x60}par Philippines, South China Sea, Taiwan fs17{Bernard&Cai&Morton1993}par fs1}

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaTaiwan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanAndaman and NicobarAndaman Islands


depth: continental shelf [{to 150 metres {Bernard&Cai&Morton1993}]
depth: intertidal 
depth: subtidal [{from 20 metres {Bernard&Cai&Morton1993}par }]
substrate: mud 
substrate: sand 


 Bernard, F.R., Cai, Y.Y. & Morton, B. 1993. p.102 Distribution
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.120, no. 440 General reference
 Subba Rao, N.V. & Dey, A. 2000. p.269 Distribution


                  Solecurtidae d'Orbigny, 1846
                    Solecurtus Blainville, 1824
                      Solecurtus philippinarum (Dunker, 1862)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=17699) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-02-20.