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Bivalvia Ostreoida Anomiidae 

Anomia trigonopsis Hutton, 1877

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Anomia electus Hutton, 1873
   Anomia cytaeum Hutton, 1873
   Anomia trigonopsis Hutton, 1877
   Anomia walteri Hector, 1895
   Anomia huttoni Suter, 1913
   Anomia undata Suter, 1913
   Anomia poculifera Marshall, 1918
   Anomia descripta Iredale, 1936

Common Name

Orange Jingle shell p.30 [as Anomia descripta Iredale, 1936]      McMichael, D.F. 1960.  
Jingle Shell p.13      Coleman, N. 1975.  


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Queensland


depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal [ to 10 m ]
substrate: shell-debris 


 Beu, A.G. 1967. p.229, text-figs. 1b, 3e-i Contains synonymy
 Coleman, N. 1981. p.13, pl. 6 General reference
 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.12 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.126 General reference


                    Anomiidae Rafineque, 1815
                      Anomiinae Rafinesque, 1815
                        Anomia Linnaeus, 1758
                          Anomia trigonopsis Hutton, 1877


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=19941) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by dsherman on 2003-12-04.