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Bivalvia Veneroida Veneridae 

Bassina (Bassina) jacksoni (Smith, 1885)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Venus (Chione) jacksoni Smith, 1885

Common Name

Jackson's Bassina p.328      Allan, J. 1950.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland


depth: intertidal 
habitat: beach [ sheltered sandy beaches, and inhabiting waters below low tide ]
substrate: sand 


 Allan, J. 1950. p.328 Biology and ecology
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.23 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Whitehead, T. 1992. p.128 General reference
 McMichael, D.F. 1960. p.42 Distribution


                  Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
                    Chioninae Frizzell, 1936
                      Bassina Jukes-Browne, 1914
                        Bassina (Bassina) Jukes-Browne, 1914
                          Bassina (Bassina) jacksoni (Smith, 1885)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=17810) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2002-07-03.