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Bivalvia Mytiloida Mytilidae 

Lithophaga (Lithophaga) divaricalx Iredale, 1939

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Lithophaga divaricalx Iredale, 1939


  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
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast


depth: subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
feeding mode: hunting 
habit: boring, infaunal 
habitat: coral reef 
substrate: rocks 
substrate: rocks 
substrate: rocks 
substrate: rocks 
substrate: rocks 
substrate: rocks 


 Kleemann, K.H. 1983. p.9 [ synonymy; distribution; type data ]  Secondary source
 Kleemann, K.H. 1984. p.193 [ synonymy; distribution; type data; placed in subgenus Diberus ]  General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.94 General reference
 Wilson, B.R. 1979.  Biology and ecology


                Mytilidae Rafinesque, 1815
                  Lithophaga Röding, 1798
                    Lithophaga (Lithophaga) Röding, 1798
                      Lithophaga (Lithophaga) divaricalx Iredale, 1939


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19564) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-05-11.