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Bivalvia Ostreoida Spondylidae 

Spondylus candidus Lamarck, 1819

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Spondylus obliquus auct.
   Spondylus candidus Lamarck, 1819
   Spondylus flabellum Reeve, 1856
   Spondylus jubalensis Lamy, 1938
   Spondylus hawaiensis Dall, Bartsch & Rehder, 1938


Lamprell, 1998: "Indo-West Pacific, Queensland, Australis, Japan, Gulf of Aqaba and Red Sea. Mozambique and South Africa (as S. flabellum)."

  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed Sea
  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 Pacific
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaWestern Australia
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNorthern Territory
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNW coast
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-ChinaJapan
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaMozambique
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificRed SeaGulf of Aqaba
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificEast AfricaSouth Africa
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaPhilippines
     Springsteen, F.J. & Leobrera, F.M. 1986. p.324 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaWestern PacificNew Caledonia
     Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.133 
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificOceaniaPolynesiaHawaiian Islands (Sandwich Islands)
     Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.132 


substrate: coral [ attached to coral ]
substrate: coral       Lamprell, K.L. 1998. p. 56 
substrate: coral sand 
substrate: rocks 
substrate: sand       Lamprell, K.L. 1998. p. 56 


 Cernohorsky, W.O. 1978. p.179 General reference
 Lamprell, K. 1986. p.68, pl. 25, fig. 3 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.124 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 2001. p.132 General reference
 Lamprell, K.L. 1998. p.56, pl. 3, figs. 9-11 Contains synonymy
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.80 General reference
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.80 Synonomy
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.80 Biology and ecology
 Oliver, P.G. 1992. p.80 Distribution


                      Spondylus Linnaeus, 1758
                        Spondylus candidus Lamarck, 1819


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19917) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Peter Ulrik Middelfart on 2004-10-05.