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Bivalvia Mytiloida Mytilidae 

Lithophaga (Leiosolenus) hanleyanus (Reeve, 1857)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Lithodomus hanleyanus Reeve, 1857
   Leiosolenus hanleyanus (Reeve, 1857)
   Lithophaga instigans Iredale, 1939


  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaDjibouti
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificFiji
  ABRS RegionsAustralia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Gulf of Carpentaria
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea Throughout Region
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSolomon IslandsSolomon IslandsSan Cristobal (Makira)Three Sisters Islands (Olu Malau)Malupaina
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippinesLuzonQuezonPolillo IslandsPolillo Island
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPapua New Guinea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Dekker, H. & Orlin, Z. 2000. p.8 


depth: sublittoral 
habit: boring, infaunal 
habitat: coral [ dead corals; living coral colonies at Low Isles ]
habitat: coral reef [ preferring sheltered back-reefs and lagoon situations ]


 Kleemann, K.H. 1983. p.11 [ synonymy; distribution; type data; ecology ]  Secondary source
 Kleemann, K.H. 1984. p.193 [ synonymy; distribution; type data ]  General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.92 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.55 [ Synonymy; distribution; biology and ecology; remarks ]  General reference
 Otter, G.W. 1937. p.339 Biology and ecology
 Wilson, B.R. 1979. [ distribution; ecology ]  Secondary source


                Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815
                  Lithophaga Röding, 1798
                    Lithophaga (Leiosolenus) Carpenter, 1857
                      Lithophaga (Leiosolenus) hanleyanus (Reeve, 1857)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19561) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-30.