OBIS Indo-Pacific Molluscan Database

Data as of: 2006-05-17

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Bivalvia Pholadomyoida Thraciidae 

Thracia (Thracia) modesta Angas, 1867

Type of listing: Name in current use


   Eximiothracia modesta auct.
   Thracia modesta Angas, 1867
   Thracia brazieri Sowerby, 1883


  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricBass Strait
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricLower E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustralia200 m bathymetricCentral E coast
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaNew South Wales
  ABRS RegionsAustraliaVictoria
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)New South Wales
  OBIS RegionsTemperate Indo-West PacificSouthern HemisphereAustralia (S)Victoria


depth: continental shelf [ 2-15 fathoms (approx. 3.7-27.5m), to 30 metres ]
depth: sublittoral 


 Iredale, T. & McMichael, D.F. 1962. p.14 General reference
 Lamprell, K. & Healy, J. 1998. p.210 General reference
 Smith, E.A. 1885. p.71 Biology and ecology


                  Thraciidae Stoliczka, 1870
                    Thracia Sowerby [ex Leach MS], 1823
                      Thracia (Thracia) Sowerby [ex Leach MS], 1823
                        Thracia (Thracia) modesta Angas, 1867


Taxon name record (intBiotaID=20480) created by Playpus Export Program on 2000-11-09. Record last updated by Shannon Reid on 2002-06-21.