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Bivalvia Pterioida Isognomonidae 

Isognomon (Isognomon) pernum (Linnaeus, 1767)

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Anisoperna australica auct.
   Melina perna auct.
   Ostrea perna Linnaeus, 1767
   Perna sulcata Lamarck, 1819
   Perna costellatum Conrad, 1837
   Perna zulcata Hanley, 1843
   Perna eremita Gould, 1850
   Perna australica Reeve, 1858
   Perna limoides Reeve, 1858
   Perna linnaei Dunker, 1869
   Isognomon samoensis Baird, 1873
   Isognomon pernum Habe, 1964


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaSouth China Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMadagascar
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSeychelles
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesia
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificCentral and East Indian OceanEastern Indian OceanIndia (E)
     Hylleberg, J. & Kilburn, R.N. 2002. p.58 


depth: intertidal 
habitat: fringing reef 
habitat: rocks [ attached by byssus to rock or substrate ]
substrate: rubble [ under rocks and rubble ]


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.178 Biology and ecology
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.10 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.106 General reference
 Zhenrui, W. 1980. p.141 Distribution


                  Isognomonidae Woodring, 1925
                    Isognomon Lightfoot, 1786
                      Isognomon (Isognomon) Lightfoot, 1786
                        Isognomon (Isognomon) pernum (Linnaeus, 1767)


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19715) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2003-03-27.