OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Mytiloida Mytilidae 

Trichomusculus barbatus (Reeve, 1858)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Modiolaria barbata auct.
   Crenella (Modiolaria) barbata auct.
   Gregariella barbatus auct.
   Lithodomus barbatus Reeve, 1858
   Lithodomus laniger Reeve, 1858

Common Name

Hairy Three-Area mussel p.293      Macpherson, J.H. & Gabriel, C.J. 1962.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricTas. coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaTasmania
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Tasmania
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaChina


depth: infralittoral fringe [ at and below low tide ]
substrate: mud 
substrate: rocks [ under stones where sediment has accumulated ]


 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.13 General reference
 Kleemann, K.H. 1983. p.3 [ synonymy; type data; ecology ]  Secondary source
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.92 General reference
 Phillips, D.A.B., Handreck, C.P., Bock, P.E., Burn, R., Smith, B.J., & Staples, D.A. 1984. p.84 Biology and ecology
 Zhenrui, W. and Zhongyan, Q. 1984. p.227 [ synonymy; distribution ]  Secondary source


                Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815
                  Trichomusculus Iredale, 1924
                    Trichomusculus barbatus (Reeve, 1858)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19531) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-28.