OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Arcoida Arcidae 

Acar dubia Baird, 1873

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Arca (Byssoarca) dubia Baird, 1873
   Acar dubia digma Iredale, 1939
   Acar dubia kerma Iredale, 1939

Common Name

Doubtful Ark      Ponder, W.F. & Middelfart, P.U. .  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereNew ZealandNew Zealand OutliersKermadec Islands
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificLord Howe (Australia)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNorfolk Island (Australia)
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland


substrate: rock bottom 


 Baird, W. 1873. p.453 General reference
 Iredale, T. 1937. p.233 General reference
 Iredale, T. 1939. p.262 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.50 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.50 Synonomy


                  Arcidae Lamarck, 1809
                    Acar Gray, 1857
                      Acar dubia Baird, 1873


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19014) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2001-07-30.