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Bivalvia Ostreoida Spondylidae 

Spondylus lamarcki Chenu, 1845

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Spondylus ducalis var. lamarcki Chenu, 1845


South Pacific, western Australia, central to northern Queensland and the Philippines (Lamprell, 1986)

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricN coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern Pacific
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
     Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.150 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.150 


substrate: coral [ attached to corals, attachment area is large (Lamprell, 1998) ]


 Lamprell, K. 1986. p.46, pl. 15, fig. 3 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.122, no. 300 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.150 General reference


                      Spondylus Linnaeus, 1758
                        Spondylus lamarcki Chenu, 1845


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19884) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-10-11.