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Bivalvia Ostreoida Spondylidae 

Spondylus zonalis Lamarck, 1819

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Spondylus zonalis Lamarck, 1819
   Spondylus herinaceus Chenu, 1845

Common Name

Ocellate Thorny Oyster p.164      Coleman, N. 1981.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMascarene IslandsMauritius
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
     Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.79 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
     Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.153 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificSolomon Islands
     Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.153 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
     Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.153 


habitat: coral reef [ attached to corals (LAMPRELL1998A) ]


 Fulton, H.C. 1915. p.333 Synonomy
 Lamprell, K. 1986. p.24, pl. 5, fig. 2 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.118 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.153 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.79 General reference


                      Spondylus Linnaeus, 1758
                        Spondylus zonalis Lamarck, 1819


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19834) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-10-12.