OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Veneroida Veneridae 

Sunetta Link, 1807

Type of listing: Name in current use

Synonymy

   Sunetta Link, 1807
   Cuneus Megerle, 1811
   Meroe Schumacher, 1817
   Sunemeroe Iredale, 1930

Included taxa

   Sunetta scripta (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Sunetta meroŽ (Linnaeus, 1758)
   Sunetta donacina (Gmelin, 1791)
   Sunetta solanderii (Gray, 1825)
   Sunetta ovalis (Sowerby, 1827)
   Sunetta vaginalis (Menke, 1843)
   Sunetta effosa (Hanley, 1843)
   Sunetta adelinae (Angas, 1867)
   Sunetta aurora Jousseaume, 1872
   Sunetta sunettina (Jousseaume, 1891)
   Sunetta perexcavata Fulton, 1915
   Sunetta tumidissima Tomlin, 1922

Distribution

  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Northern Territory
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Western Australia

References

 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.22 General reference
 Moore, R.C. 1969. p.N673 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.184 [ member of subfamily Sunsettinae ]  Alternate taxonomic arrangement

Classification

  Animalia
    Mollusca
      Conchifera
        Loboconcha
          Bivalvia
            Heterodonta
              Veneroida
                Veneroidea
                  Veneridae Rafinesque, 1815
                    Sunettinae Stolickza, 1870
                      Sunetta Link, 1807

Metadata

Taxon name record (intBiotaID=17945) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by bouchet genera on 2003-01-30.