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Bivalvia Arcoida Arcidae 

Barbatia (Barbatia) grayana (Dunker, 1858)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Barbatia grayana Dunker, 1867
   Arca multivillosa Iredale, 1939
   Arca multivillosa antilima Iredale, 1939

Common Name

Decussated Ark [species 81; used for the available name Arca decussata]      Reeve, L.A. 1844.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea Throughout Region
     Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.35 


depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: among rocks 
substrate: rocks       Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.35 


 Harris, G.F. 1897. p.334 General reference
 Iredale, T. 1915. p.484 General reference
 Kay, E.A. 1979. p.500 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.46 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.46 Synonomy
 Maes, V.O. 1967. p.155 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.35 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.35 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.35 Biology and ecology
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.35 Distribution
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.35 Anatomy


                  Arcidae Lamarck, 1809
                    Barbatia Gray, 1842
                      Barbatia (Barbatia) Gray, 1842
                        Barbatia (Barbatia) grayana (Dunker, 1858)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=18944) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Mark Kitson on 2001-11-26.