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Bivalvia Mytiloida Mytilidae 

Modiolus (Modiolus) flavidus (Dunker, 1856)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Perna flavida auct.
   Vosella flavida Dunker, 1856
   Modiola arata Pelseneer, 1911


  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Gulf of Carpentaria
  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 PacificIndo-ChinaChina
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanThailand (W)Phuket


habitat: reef flats [ byssate (Phuket, Thailand) ]


 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.82 General reference
 Nielsen, C. 1976. p.3 [ ecology; distribution ]  Secondary source
 Zhenrui, W. and Zhongyan, Q. 1984. p.217 [ synonymy; distributipn; placed in subgenus Lioberus ]  Secondary source


                Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815
                  Modiolus Lamarck, 1799
                    Modiolus (Modiolus) Lamarck, 1799
                      Modiolus (Modiolus) flavidus (Dunker, 1856)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19421) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2002-01-08.