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Bivalvia Veneroida Veneridae 

Antigona (Antigona) lamellaris Schumacher, 1817

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Cytherea lamarckii auct.
   Venus lamellaris auct.
   Chione lamarckii auct.
   Venus cancellata Linnaeus, 1767
   Antigona lamellaris Schumacher, 1817
   Venus subrostrata Wood, 1818
   Venus reticulata var. (2) Lamarck, 1818
   Dosinia lamarckii Gray, 1838
   Venus nodulosa Sowerby, 1853
   Antigona lamellaris moderata Iredale, 1930

Common Name

Frilled Antigona Venus shell p.329      Allan, J. 1950.  
Lamellate Venus shell p.245      Coleman, N. 1981.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMadagascar
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaEthiopia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSudan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanThailand (W)Phuket
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaGulf of Aden
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed SeaSudan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaChinaHainan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaEast China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSea of Japan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)Tamil Nadu
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.64 


depth: continental shelf [ 20-26m (Phuket); 10-50m Japan ]
depth: intertidal 
substrate: sand [ dredged from shell sand bottom (Phuket) ]
substrate: sandy mud [ usually below low tide level ]
substrate: shell [ ]


 Coleman, N. 1981. p.245 Biology and ecology
 Fischer-Piette, E. 1973. p.270 [ distribution; synonymy ]  Secondary source
 Higo, S., Callomon, P. & Goto, Y. 1999. p.500 Checklist
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.22 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.124 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.180 [ Synonymy; distribution; biology and ecology; remarks; not placed in any subgenus ]  General reference
 Satyamurti, S.T. 1956. p.123 Distribution
 Smith, E. A. 1885. p.121 Contains synonymy
 Tantanasiriwong, R. 1979. p.12,13 [ distribution; ecology ]  Secondary source


                  Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
                    Venerinae Swainson, 1840
                      Antigona Schumacher, 1817
                        Antigona (Antigona) Schumacher, 1817
                          Antigona (Antigona) lamellaris Schumacher, 1817


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=17755) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-06-03.