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Bivalvia Myoida Corbulidae 

Corbula (Notocorbula) monilis Hinds, 1843

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Corbula monilis Hinds, 1843

Common Name

The necklace-bead Corbula p.sp. 35      Reeve, L.A. 1844.  


  ABRS RegionsAustraliaQueensland
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-MalaysiaAustralia (N)Torres Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricNE coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGulf of Carp.
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricGreat Barrier Reef
  OBIS RegionsTropical Indo-West PacificIndo-Malaysia


depth: continental shelf [ to 56 metres ]
depth: intertidal 
depth: shallow subtidal 
depth: subtidal 
substrate: sand 


 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.192 General reference
 Reeve, L.A. 1844. p.sp. 35, pl. 5, fig. 25 General reference
 Smith, E. A. 1885. p.34 General reference


                  Corbulidae Lamarck, 1818
                    Corbula Bruguière, 1797
                      Corbula (Notocorbula) Iredale, 1930
                        Corbula (Notocorbula) monilis Hinds, 1843


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=20335) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-06-10.