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Bivalvia Arcoida Limopsidae 

Limopsis (Pectunculina) multistriatus Forsskål, 1775

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Limopsis cancellata auct.
   Arca multistriata Forsskål, 1775
   Limopsis multistriata (Forsskal, 1775)
   Pectunculus cancellata Reeve, 1843
   Limopsis philippii A. Adams, 1862
   Pectunculina forskali Adams, 1862
   Pectunculina compressa Nevill, 1874


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea Throughout Region
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  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
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p. 8 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Oliver, P.G. 1984. p.2 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.57 


depth: shallow subtidal       Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.42 
depth: subtidal [ to 10 metres ]
substrate: sand       Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.42 


 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.66 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1984. p.2 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.42 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.42 Biology and ecology
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.42 Distribution
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.42 Anatomy


                  Limopsidae Dall, 1908
                    Limopsis Sassi, 1827
                      Limopsis (Pectunculina) d'Orbigny, 1843
                        Limopsis (Pectunculina) multistriatus Forsskål, 1775


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19239) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-03-26.